Paap: Rural Minnesota needs to be at the table
As lawmakers make tough decisions on a projected $5.8 billion state budget deficit, rural Minnesota needs to be at the table, says the head of the state's largest organization representing farmers and ranchers.
"We are broke as a state," Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation President Kevin Paap said Thursday night at the Beltrami County Farm Bureau's annual meeting.
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