It is convention season for many Farmers Union states and regions. NFU staff members have been traveling around the country to update Farmers Union members on the upcoming 2012 farm bill. They also discussed Farmers Union initiatives, such as the organization's partnership with Feeding America. Check with your state Farmers Union for for details on your upcoming convention. State conventions are the most important part of Farmers Union's grassroots foundation, because this is where you have an opportunity to voice your opinion on the issues that your state advocates for in the coming year. Click here for a calendar of events.