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Vote for your Favorite Face of Farming & Ranching

Vote for your Favorite Face of Farming & Ranching
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance® (USFRA®) announces today public voting for its third class of Faces of Farming and Ranching, a nationwide search to help put real faces on agriculture. These standout farmers and ranchers will share their stories on a national stage to help shift conversations about food production and serve in multiple high-visibility roles on behalf of USFRA, such as public appearances, national media interviews, web chats, blog posts and social media activities.


With enthusiastic farmers across the country, spanning beef, corn, cotton, dairy, pork, poultry and soybeans, the eight finalists are included below. Their videos and bios can be found on USFRA’s Facebook Page and, beginning October. 14.


Lauren Arbogast, Va.
Turkeys, broilers, cattle
Emily Buck, Ohio
Sheep, soybeans, corn
Katie Roth, Wis.
Dairy, corn, soybeans
Lauren Schwab, Ohio
Jeremy Brown, Texas
Cotton, wheat, sorghum, peanuts
Paul Lanoue, Minn.
Cattle, corn, soybeans
Geoff Ruth, Neb.
Corn, soybeans
Joy Widerman, Pa.
Dairy, corn, rye


How To Vote: 

Through October 14-23, people can visit USFRA’s Facebook Page, to learn more about each of the finalists and the work they do, including short videos highlighting their farm or ranch. From there, the public can vote for the farmers and ranchers whom they believe best represent the passion and innovation behind today’s agriculture. The Facebook voting through ShortStack will appear as a tab on USFRA’s Facebook page (it’s one vote per 24 hours). These votes will be factored into the final decision to determine the next Faces of Farming and Ranching, which will be announced onNovember 9 at a NAFB press conference in Kansas City, Mo.


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