We've entered into the month of April and you know what that means; GRANGE MONTH! National Grange President Ed Luttrell lets us know that Grange Month is not only good for Granges, but for everyone involved! … [Read More...]
Grange releases “The Early Granges of New York State: The First 10 Years” as an exclusive e-book to the Amazon Kindle Store
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Mar. 13, the National Grange released “The Early Granges of New York State: The First 10 Years” as a Kindle download available through Amazon’s Kindle Store. Originally published in 1992, the book documents the difficulty the Granges in New York State faced during their first 10 years. “William Benson has written a phenomenal account of the hardships these Granges in New … [Read More...]
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, Jan. 29, the House passed the five-year comprehensive Farm Bill package proposed by the bipartisan Farm Bill conference committee on Monday, Jan. 27. The Farm Bill now goes to the Senate for a full vote and then to President Obama for his signature, a process that legislators and agricultural groups hope to see completed no later than next week. Now two years … [Read More...]
The National Grange Fair Program offers Junior Grange and Grange Youth members the opportunity to exhibit at County Fairs and Expositions within a State that has recognized and approved the National Grange Fair Program. The mission of the National Grange Fair Program Leadership is to maximize the potential of our Junior Grange members and Grange Youth by providing guidance as they develop a greater understanding and appreciation for our agricultural abundance, as well as creating and developing individual skills.
Through the leader’s planning, teaching, and encouragement of these young people in their hands-on projects, and the cooperative and competitive experience of exhibiting at fairs they will become more responsible, self-directed, and successful citizens in our society.