News Release

Members, counties honored during annual meeting awards program

November 17, 2018  • YF&R

Oklahoma Farm Bureau presented its top awards to members and counties during the organization’s 77th Annual Meeting on Saturday, Nov. 17 in Norman, Oklahoma. 

The awards recognize individuals and counties for leadership, service and excellence within Farm Bureau and the agricultural industry.

Press releases and hi-resolution photos are linked below.

District Farm and Ranch Family Recognition

District One

Terry and Robin Bryant
Dewey County

District Two

Brian and Misty Johnson
Kiowa County

District Three

Lonnie and Sharon King
Caddo County

District Four

Russell and Jimmi Kriz
Comanche County

District Five

Jeff and Holly Cooper
LeFlore County

District Six

Bart and Kelly Wiedel
Muskogee County

District Seven

Scott and Allison Armbruster
Alfalfa County

District Eight

Carrel and Louise Bryant
Pontotoc County

District Nine

Arnold and Roselle Herrmann
Lincoln County

Distinguished Service to Oklahoma Farm Bureau Award

John Grunewald
Farm Credit of Western Oklahoma

John I. Taylor Award

Alfalfa County Farm Bureau

Lewis H. Munn Award

Texas County Farm Bureau

YF&R Achievement Award

Nocona and Jordan Cook
Washita County Farm Bureau

YF&R Excellence in Agriculture Award

Joshua Anderson
Johnston County Farm Bureau

YF&R Charles L. Roff Award

Comanche County Young Farmers and Ranchers

YF&R Discussion Meet Winner

Emma Jumper
Payne County Farm Bureau

District Secretary of the Year Award

District One

Cheslea Collins
Texas County

District Two 

Krystal Hill
Kiowa County

District Three

Toni Bender
Kingfisher County

District Four

Michelle Chaffin
Comanche County

District Five 

Penni McCasland
Latimer County

District Six

Shelly Blevins
Delaware County

District Seven

Stephanie Ratliff
Noble County

District Eight

Shirley Barrett
Pontotoc County

District Nine

Brenda McCullough
Washington County

Journalist of the Year Award

Caitlin Williams
KSWO 7News

Quota Counties

Beaver
Beckham
Cleveland
Greer
Harmon
Jefferson
Kay
Kingfisher
Kiowa
Love 
McCurtain
Noble
Nowata
Pottawatomie
Pushmataha
Roger Mills
Washington
Washita

Presidential Awards

Six Star Presidential Awards

Alfalfa
Comanche
Garfield
Noble
Okmulgee
Payne

Five Star Presidential Awards

Caddo
Creek
Kiowa
LeFlore
Nowata
Okfuskee
Texas
Stephens

Four Star Presidential Awards

Cherokee
Kingfisher
Love
Major
Muskogee
Oklahoma
Pittsburg
Pontotoc
Pottawatomie
Tulsa
Washington
Woods

Three Star Presidential Awards

Canadian
Haskell
Latimer
Lincoln
Ottawa
Rogers

The Oklahoma Farm Bureau Annual Meeting is the organization’s largest gathering of farmers and ranchers every year. At the three-day convention, members vote on grassroots policy, elect leaders and award outstanding individuals. OKFB has a presence in all 77 Oklahoma counties and serves as the voice of agriculture and the rural way of life. To learn more, visit www.okfarmbureau.org.


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