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Lee County Farm Bureau and Franklin Grove Police Department receive support from the Monsanto Fund

Posted: Wednesday, Aug 13th, 2014

Pictured above, BJ Harney, Franklin Grove Police Department, Al Bauer and Mike Arends from Monsanto. (Photo by Monetta Young)

FRANKLIN GROVE The Lee County Farm Bureau Foundation was formed in 1993 to encourage and fund agriculture education. Today, they offer scholarships to students pursuing agriculture education, as well as other programs like book donations, teacher grants, and the Agriculture in the Classroom program. Financial support is vital to their mission, so employees from the Ashton Monsanto site have chosen the organization to receive a $10,000 grant from the Monsanto Fund, as part of their 2014 site grant initiative.

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