Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation will host a Region One Young Farmer and Rancher Policy Symposium at the Batesville Civic Center Friday. The June 23 event will begin at 9:00 a.m. and end at 2:30 p.m.

Speakers will discuss national and state legislative processes, Farm Bureau and its policy development process, world trade issues, the outlook for the next farm bill and a national and state legislative update.

This event is open to all young farmers and ranchers in Region One, which includes Bolivar, Coahoma, Desoto, Lafayette, Leflore, Panola, Quitman, Tallahatchie, Tate and Tunica Counties. Lunch will be served.

For more information and to register for the Symposium, contact Justin Ferguson, Region One-regional manager at 601-720-4238 or jferguson@msfb.com

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