Shirkey discusses Michigan farming and agriculture week

LANSING, Mich. — In a recent public service announcement on National Agriculture Week, state Sen. Mike Shirkey spoke about the importance of Michigan farming.

“Agriculture contributes more than $100 billion yearly to Michigan’s economy,” said Shirkey, R-Clarklake. “National Agriculture Week allows us to recognize this contribution and celebrate the richness of our agricultural traditions.”

National Agriculture Week runs from March 18 through March 24.

Select the Video link at right to view Shirkey’s PSA.