Past President of the Illinois Farm Bureau, Philip Nelson, Endorses Kathy Salvi for U.S. Senate (Seneca, IL) — Today, Philip Nelson, Past President of the Illinois Farm Bureau, announced his full endorsement of Kathy Salvi for the United States Senate because Salvi will fight for Illinois farmers.
“Kathy Salvi’s campaign to lift up Illinois farmers has my complete endorsement,” pledged Philip Nelson. “Kathy Salvi recognizes our farming communities are the backbone of the American economy and that farmers are the keepers of traditional American values.”
In supporting Salvi, Philip Nelson, the Past President of the Illinois Farm Bureau and Illinois Agricultural Director praised Salvi’s focus on the kitchen table issues ordinary families care about.
“Kathy Salvi is focused on supporting agriculture, fighting inflation, and reducing inputs for farmers which is in stark contrast to the current polices coming out of the Biden administration,” explained Nelson.
Philip Nelson is the past President of the Illinois Farm Bureau and former Director of Agriculture.
About the Illinois Farm Bureau
“Since 1916, Illinois Farm Bureau has provided education and information to help farmers, while supporting legislation and lobbying efforts about agricultural issues.
“Founded by farmers as the Illinois Agricultural Association, one of the first activities of the new organization was to bring soil and crop specialists to each county to supply farmers with the latest agricultural research information and recommendations. More than 100 years later, IFB continues to carry out its mission: To improve the economic well-being of agriculture and enrich the quality of farm family life.”
Past President of the Illinois Farm Bureau, Philip Nelson, Endorses Kathy Salvi for U.S. Senate