Texas Farm Bureau's mission is to be the Voice of Texas Agriculture.
The vision of Texas Farm Bureau is to benefit all Texans through promotion of a prosperous agriculture for a viable, long-term domestic source of food, fiber and fuel.
The Texas Farm Bureau leadership and professional staff are guided by these principles throughout the organization:
- Working for profitability of agriculture
- Protecting private property rights
- Preserving the land and environment
- Enhancing food safety and supply
The Gillespie County Farm Bureau was established in 1949. In 1961, a new building was purchased. Later, the Farm Bureau moved to its current location.
Gillespie County New Farm Bureau Office in 1961
Front: Arthur Ahrens, Wesley Crenwelge, Emil Tatsch, Elgin Jost, F.C. Lochte, Jack Wiemers
Back: Marvin Burgess, Ruby Burgess, Chester Ottmers, Eugene Lindig, Helmuth Klinksiek, Chester Koennecke, Henry Wunderlich