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Texas Farmers Union convention in Abilene this weekend

Published On: Jan 25 2013 08:47:15 PM CST
ABILENE, Texas -

Farmers from all over the state are in Abilene this weekend for the 111th annual Texas Farmers Union Convention.

The organization is the state's oldest general farm organization.  It represents family farmers and ranchers and rural interests of Texas.

The Texas Farmers Union works to improve the quality of life for all rural people through legislation, cooperation and education.

Their meetings are taking place at the McM Elegante' Hotel.