Derek Haigwood of Newport was among the 82 Farm Bureau leaders participating in the State Resolutions Committee meeting November 6, at the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel in North Little Rock.

The committee refined and consolidated policy proposals into a set of formal recommendations to be considered by voting delegates during the business session of the Arkansas Farm Bureau State Convention, Dec. 4-6 in Little Rock. Arkansas Farm Bureau is a nonprofit, private farm and rural advocacy organization of more than 195,000 families throughout the state working to improve farm and rural life.