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For Immediate Release

Arkansas Farm Bureau appoints summer interns

5/25/2011 at 12:00 a.m.


LITTLE ROCK — Two college students are now getting work experience as summer interns with Arkansas Farm Bureau.

Tara L. Johnson is the returning Public Relations department intern. She is the daughter of Thomas and Linda Johnson of Lead Hill (Boone County). Johnson is a senior at the University of Arkansas, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in agricultural communications.

“I had an incredible experience last summer and I was fortunate enough to be able to return. I can’t wait to further broaden my skills and my understanding of Arkansas agriculture,” Johnson said.

Art Singleton is the intern for Farm Bureau’s Organization and Member Programs, Governmental Affairs, and the Commodity and Regulatory Affairs departments. He is the son of Johnny and Elva Singleton of Monticello (Drew County). Singleton is a junior at Arkansas State University, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in agriculture business with a minor in political science.

“I am honored to have gotten this internship. It is a great opportunity for me to see a whole new perspective of the agriculture community,” Singleton said.

 

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Tara L. Johnson

 

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Art Singleton

 

Arkansas Farm Bureau is a nonprofit, private advocacy organization of almost 220,000 families throughout the state working to improve farm and rural life.

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For more information contact:

Steve Eddington
steve.eddington@arfb.com
(501) 228-1383
PO Box 31, Little Rock 72203

or

Tara Johnson
tara.johnson@arfb.com
(501) 228-1611
PO Box 31, Little Rock 72203

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