What comes to mind when you think of agriculture?
Probably soil. Seeds. Growth. Crops. But agriculture is a lot more.
Agriculture touches every individual. It’s woven into every aspect of our economy, from the food safety standards that keep you healthy to the award-winning hyacinth in your backyard, from the cotton in your favorite golf shirt to the fuel in your hybrid. And it’s the number-one industry in Illinois.
As a result, agriculture requires leaders who have a passion for the community, technological innovation, and implementing the highest standards of safety. Whether you are a student pursuing an agriculture degree or a donor who wants to give, it starts with you.
And that’s where the Whiteside County Farm Bureau Foundation helps. Since our inception—and with the help of generous donors—we have provided over $140,000 to Whiteside County students as of 2022.
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