Cambria Farm Bureau plans legislative tour
EBENSBURG — The Cambria County Farm Bureau Board of Directors will hold its annual Legislative Farm Tour for from 10 a.m. to
1 p.m. on Aug. 18.
The bureau invites elected office holders, candidates and the media to a different farm each year for a tour and to discuss Farm Bureau priority issues, according to Marty Yahner of Yahner Bros. Farms. Yahner is the government relations director for the Cambria County Farm Bureau.
This year, the tour will be held at the Richard Weakland family farm at 582 Munster Road in Portage. Rick, Dawn, Ryan and Doug Weakland grow corn and soybeans, and engage in agritourism for the public. They operate a large grain operation.
The event will begin with business, and lunch will be held at noon.
For more information or to make a reservation, call Yahner at 814-244-7446.