Apply Now for 2021 Leadership Co-hort!

Apply Now for 2021 Leadership Co-hort!

Applications for FUEL Program due May 20
Farmers – Union – Enterprises – Leadership


The FUEL program is intended to empower future leaders in the Farmers Union Enterprise states of North Dakota, Montana, Wisconsin,  Minnesota,  and South Dakota. Each year four members from each state are selected to represent their state organization in the program – a series of four learning opportunities. The group receives hands-on training experience to enhance their knowledge of cooperatives and the roles that Farmers Union plays.

Skills gained throughout the program:

  • Leadership and community involvement
  • Public speaking
  • Using your voice in government
  • Relationship-building
  • Succession planning
  • Co-ops and marketing
  • & more!

The group attends events around the country, including National Farmers Union Convention, a legislative fly-in, and ends the year by attending their own state convention.

2021 Destinations:

  • July 15-18, 2021. Watertown SD
  • October 2021 Great Falls MT
  • Feb 26-March 1, 2022 NFU Convention Denver Colorado
  • 2022 Washington DC Fly-in

This program is fully-sponsored by the Farmers Union Enterprises. Please contact Justin Loch to apply.