Specialized Agricultural License Plate Bill


What is it?   A specialized agricultural license plate.


What does it cost?  $30 first year (to obtain the plate), $20 each year to follow.


Who benefits from the funds raised? FFA and 4-H members through the Minnesota FFA Foundation and Minnesota 4-H, a program of the Center for Youth Development, University of Minnesota Extension.  


What will the funds be used for?  Agricultural programs delivered by FFA and 4-H.


What will the plate look like?  FFA & 4-H members will be encouraged to submit designs that celebrate & capture the beauty of agriculture.   A contest will be held to identify the official design.


What can I do to support this effort?  Contact your legislator and ask them to support the bill,  House File 221 and Senate File 250. 

Information on your legislator is located at https://www.leg.state.mn.us/leg/faq/faq?id=47


Who are supporters of this bill?  Minnesota Farm Bureau, Minnesota Farmers Union, Cooperative Network, Minnesota Pork Producers, Commodity Organizations, AgCountry Farm Credit Services, Compeer Financial Services, CHS Inc. and numerous other Agricultural Companies.


Who can I contact if I have additional questions?   

Val Aarsvold, Exec. Director, MN FFA Foundation 507-259-3586  val.aarsvold@mnffafoundation.org

Jane Johnson, Chief Dev. Officer, 4-H a program of UM Extension 612-626-3717 johns350@umn.edu