Farm Bureaus offer agricultural college open house

The Bureau County Farm Bureau, along with Marshall-Putnam and Stark County Farm Bureaus, will host a college open house day for agriculture from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Marshall-Putnam Farm Bureau building in Henry.

The following schools who offer agriculture programs have been invited: Illinois State University, University of Illinois, Southern Illinois University, Western Illinois University, Black Hawk East, Joliet Junior College, Lake Land College and Illinois Central College.

All sophomore, junior and senior students from high schools in Bureau, Marshall, Putnam and Stark counties who are interested in pursuing a career in an agricultural field are invited to attend. Open house hours will be from 10 to 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 to 2 p.m. Bureau County schools have been assigned to the first session.

For more information, contact the Bureau County Farm Bureau at 815-875-6468.