FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 9, 2020
Contact: Hannah Packman, 303-819-8737
WASHINGTON – In a joint effort to foster diversity and inclusion in agricultural professions, National Farmers Union (NFU) and Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS) will sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) during a ceremony next week. The MOU, to be signed by NFU President Rob Larew and MANRRS National President Dr. Antomia Farrell, will summarize the ways in which their organizations will work together to provide educational and leadership opportunities for young people of all racial and ethnic identities, develop federal policy priorities, and extend each other’s reach within agricultural communities.
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NFU and MANRRS MOU Signing Ceremony
Rob Larew, President, National Farmers Union
Dr. Antomia Farrell, National President, Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
12:00 PM Eastern
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