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Farm Bureau Foundation Sporting Clays Fundraiser June 7
Minnesota Ag Connection - 05/14/2018

The Minnesota Farm Bureau (MFB) Foundation will hold its third annual sporting clays fundraiser at Wild Marsh Sporting Clays in Clear Lake on June 7. All proceeds from the event help fund MFB Foundation programs focused on agricultural education, safety education and leadership development.

The format will be a five-person team shoot with 12 interactive shooting stations starting at 2 p.m. The entry fee covers 50 targets, banquet meal and prizes. Other contests will take place throughout the afternoon. The cost for the event is $75 for individuals and $300 for teams. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. Registration deadline is June 1.

For more information, download a brochure and registration form at or contact Ruth Meirick at 651-768-2115 or

Other MFB Foundation fundraisers include the golf scramble at River Oaks Golf Course on June 26, pork chop stand at FarmFest Aug. 7-9 and the auction held at the MFB Annual Meeting on Friday, November 16.

The MFB Foundation's mission is to provide opportunities for supporters of agriculture to invest in people and programs focused on supporting active farmers and agriculturalists, better connecting agriculture to consumers and serving rural communities. Examples of some of the programs currently funded include: the Farming Today program, agriculture in the classroom outreach, leadership development programs, academic scholarships, grants and the Agriculture Transportation Handbook. For more information or to donate, contact the Minnesota Farm Bureau Foundation at 651-768-2115, or log onto

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