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State FFA officers presented President Ed Buerkle, and Vice President Al Berube of Farmers & Merchants State Bank with the 30-year FFA Foundation Donation Plaque at this year's state convention. Also pictured is Luke Becker, NY Mills Agricultural Education Instructor. From left:

State FFA Association honors Farmers and Merchants State Bank


Farmers and Merchants State Bank of New York Mills was honored at the 81st Minnesota State FFA Convention for being a 30-year donor to the Minnesota State FFA Foundation.

Established in 1953, the Minnesota FFA Foundation - formerly known as the Minnesota Future Farmers of America Foundation - has a rich history of providing support to agricultural education.

The foundation secures support through individuals, chapters, and businesses.

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