DFL Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota’s 7th District was recognized this week with the highest legislative honor from National Farmers Union (NFU).

DFL Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota’s 7th District was recognized this week with the highest legislative honor from National Farmers Union (NFU).

Peterson was one of 33 U.S. Senators and Representatives who have demonstrated leadership and support at the federal policymaking level for family farmers, ranchers and rural communities. Representatives from Minnesota Farmers Union presented the award to him in Washington.

The Golden Triangle Award, the family farm organization’s highest legislative honor, was presented to each recipient during NFU’s Fall Legislative Fly-In.

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