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A Good Way To Grow

The Iowa 4-H Foundation is happy to announce a new year long partnership.

Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Associations has announced a new sponsorship program, A Good Way To Grow, that will benefit both the Iowa and Wisconsin 4-H and FFA Foundations. This year long sponsorship will be implemented from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014.

 
A Good Way To Grow program is committed to donating 10 cents for every animal marketed for one year. The program will make the contribution to youth development to help increase resources and invest in positive involvement for youth through the 4-H Foundation and FFA Foundation of both Wisconsin and Iowa.

"We chose 4-H and FFA members as the recipients of this program so we could provide our youth with more opportunities and give back to many rural communities," says Chuck Adami, Equity's President and CEO.

Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Association is a federated cooperative with its corporate office in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Equity operates 12 auction markets and services producers in Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Equity assists producers with the marketing, managing and financing of their agricultural business. They have one Iowa location in Waukon.

"As a livestock cooperative, our responsibility and mission is to support and encourage growth in agricultural organizations," says Adami.

For more information about this program, visit equitycoop.com

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