Congressman Lamborn Receives “Friend of Farm Bureau” Award From American Farm Bureau Federation

Washington, D.C.– The American Farm Bureau Federation and Colorado Farm Bureau awarded Congressman Doug Lamborn (CO-05) with the Friend of Farm Bureau Award for the 116th Congress. The Friend of Farm Bureau Award is given every Congress to members who support Farm Bureau policy and agriculture interests as a whole.

“It is an honor to receive this prestigious award from the Farm Bureau on behalf of farmers and ranchers in my district,”  Congressman Lamborn said“For generations, Colorado’s agricultural community has been the cornerstone of our economy and provides consumers across the world with quality, much-needed products. I will always work to ensure our agricultural industry remains strong and robust and free of Washington bureaucratic control.”

“Congressman Lamborn has been a continued recipient of the Friend of Farm Bureau Award since taking office,”said Don Shawcroft, President, Colorado Farm Bureau“The Colorado Farm Bureau is proud to recognize the Congressman with this prestigious honor once again. He embodies the ideals of Farm Bureau while working to promote and protect the future of agriculture. Thank you, Congressman Lamborn.” 


The voting records of the 116th Congress are based on priority issues selected by the American FarmBureau Federation Board. To learn more about this award and the history of its recipients, click here 

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.