April 2014
Co-op Matters

Co-op Manager’s Aid Acknowledged by ALFA

Alabama Farmers Federation President Jimmy Parnell, left, recognized Farmers Cooperative General Manager Todd Lawrence of Live Oak, Fla., at Alabama Farmers Cooperative’s annual meeting in Montgomery Feb. 26, 2014. Parnell thanked Lawrence for his assistance to Alabama poultry farmers during the recent propane crisis. Lawrence requested and received permission from the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries Commissioner John McMillan to be able to bring propane across the state line. Lawrence and his employees hauled about 70,000 gallons of propane to help poultry farmers.