Wednesday, September 03, 2008

Founder of Farm Rescue spoke at GOP Convention

Bismarck Tribune reports:

The president and founder of the nonprofit Farm Rescue organization spoke at the
Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minn.Bill Gross had been invited to
speak on Monday at the convention, but it was scaled back because of Hurricane
Gustav.Gross was then slated to speak Tuesday night.Farm Rescue, which is
supported by donations, corporate sponsors and volunteers, plants and harvests
crops for injured, ill or disaster-stricken farmers in the Upper Midwest.Gross,
a Cleveland, N.D., native and UPS pilot, said he wanted to use the appearance to
help more family farmers.- Associated Press


Farm Rescue is a great organization that has helped several farmers in the area, and it IS NOT a government program. To make a donation: http://farmrescue.org/

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