Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation
Agricultural News and Information
Greg Gibson, Coordinator
Public Relations / Multimedia
1-800-227-8244 ext. 4154
Helton wins Miss Farm Bureau – Mississippi title
Jackson – Ashley Helton of Iuka won the Miss Farm Bureau –
Mississippi title at the organization’s annual meeting in Jackson.
The brown-eyed, brown-haired student at Mississippi State was selected
over six other finalists in the statewide pageant. Ashley is a graduate
of Tishomingo High School and is now a President’s List Scholar
Ashley played an original arrangement of “New Orleans Blues”
on the piano as her talent performance.
As Miss Farm Bureau – Mississippi, Helton will serve as a spokesperson
for Farm Bureau during the coming year.
Farm Bureau Federation is the state's largest general farm
organization with more than 230,000 member-families statewide. There
are Farm Bureaus in all 82 counties in Mississippi
where agriculture comprises a fundamental part of
Mississippi 's economy.
Headquartered in Jackson
, the federation is an independent, non-profit agricultural
organization and is not associated with any arm of the government.
For more information about Farm Bureau, visit our website at www.msfb.com.