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Corey Spence, Master (President) of Bedford Grange and State Grange Assistant Steward, spoke about youth in the Grange at Norfolk Pomona’s State Officers Day, April 13th, 2013. Here is the text of his speech: Thank you Worthy Master, Associates of … Continue reading

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April 2013 State Grange News

This month’s edition of the Massachusetts State Grange News is online! Found out all the exciting events going on in Granges across the state! Click the picture to read it!

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View from the Hill Blog from the National Grange Legislative Director on the “Monsanto Protection Act”

Grace Boatwright, the National Grange Legislative Director, writes: “In the past few weeks, I’ve received a few calls here at the office regarding what many are calling the “Monsanto Protection Act.” There seems to be some confusion about what it … Continue reading

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National Grange President’s Welcome to Grange Month

“For the past 146 years the Grange has been helping citizens in thousands of communities strengthen their hometowns. We believe in American Values and the power of people coming together. We believe that each of us can reach their full … Continue reading

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The National Grange Admonishes Congress for Failure to Provide Effective Postal Reform

In recent months, the National Grange – America’s oldest advocacy organization for rural America and agriculture – has encouraged Congress to relieve the USPS of their requirement to prepay future retiree health benefits, a mandate that costs the USPS $5 … Continue reading

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The National Grange Supports the Protection of Country of Origin Labels on Food

On Thursday the National Grange sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture along with 228 partner groups in an effort to protect the integrity of Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) for meat products. The Grange was one of … Continue reading

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April is Grange Month!

Bedford Grange joins with our friends and fellow Grangers all over the country in celebrating Grange in the Month of April. The National Grange of the Order of Patrons of Husbandry is celebrating 145 years of service to America. As … Continue reading

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Bedford Grange Wishes all a Happy Easter

“Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime.” ~Martin Luther The members of Bedford Grange wish you and yours a Happy Easter and a most blessed spring.

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National Grange Vice President Jimmy Gentry meets with U.S. Secretary of Agriculture

Jimmy Gentry, Vice President of the National Grange and President of the North Carolina State Grange, along with other leaders in agriculture, attended a roundtable meeting with U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack on March 26 to discuss immigration reform, … Continue reading

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The Bedford Minuteman’s Article about Bedford Grange is Online!

Click on the picture to check out the article about Bedford Grange that was printed in the Bedford Minuteman! We are so excited to be mentioned in the local paper. Thanks to former editor Eileen Kennedy for all her work … Continue reading

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