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Report: Nebraska farm income expected to bottom out in 2017

An economic forecast report says weak farm income will continue to hamper Nebraska's economic growth in the coming years. The forecast report released Friday by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Bureau … Click to Continue »

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The third-grade class that was named the winner of the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture’s First Peas to the Table Contest won a visit from Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields, who spoke to the students about her platform of ‘Eat Better, Live Better.’ The trade show floor at Commodity Classic will open to new exhibitors on Thursday, June 1,... Read More

Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau celebrates 100 years

The Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau’s is celebrating its 100th Anniversary with its annual Watsonville Slough Farms meeting. The Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau’s is celebrating its 100th Anniversary with its annual Watsonville Slough Farms meeting.

Illinois Farm Bureau Opposes a Private Railroad, Toll Road

The Herald-News reports that the Illinois Farm Bureau  (IFB) announced in a [May 19 press release] that its board of directors “voted to oppose the construction of the Great Lakes Basin Railroad. Show More Summary

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The American Farm Bureau Federation is now accepting applications for its 11th Women’s Communication Boot Camp class, Oct. 24 – 27 in Washington, D.C. The three-day intensive training is open to all women who are Farm Bureau members....Show More Summary

Trump's mass deportations could cost farm industry up to $60 billion, raise food prices for all

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

A new study from the American Farm Bureau Federation finds that Donald Trump’s mass deportation dragnet could cause the agricultural industry to lose tens of billions of dollars in economic output and raise food prices for all Americans, which would hit poorer families the hardest. Show More Summary

The Right to Arms and the American Philosophy of Freedom

Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance and Membership. We serve more than just Virginia's farmers, we serve Virginians.

AFBF Survey Shows Decrease in Retail Food Prices

The American Farm Bureau Federation’s Spring Picnic Marketbasket Survey found that retail prices are lower for several foods this year, including eggs, ground chuck, sirloin tip roast, chicken breasts and toasted oat cereal. “As expected...Show More Summary

Farm Bureau Urges Senate Confirmation of Perdue

Yesterday we received news from the White House stating President Trump authorized emergency grazing on Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) lands in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas after those states were impacted by widespread wildfires. This was followed by news from USDA’s Acting Deputy Secretary Michael L. Show More Summary

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American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall recently presented Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas) with AFBF’s Golden Plow award, the highest honor the organization gives to members of Congress, for his commitment in Congress to issues important to farmers and ranchers. Show More Summary

Ag Groups Applaud EPA Decision on Chlorpyrofis

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently dismissed a petition regarding the crop protection tool chlorpyrifos, a decision the National Corn Growers Association and American Farm Bureau Federation have praised. The Obama administration had considered a ban on chlorpyrifos in 2015, but the decision had not been finalized. Show More Summary

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The American Farm Bureau Federation has expressed its appreciation to Monsanto Co. for its generous wildfire relief donation of $200,000 to be shared equally among Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas Farm Bureaus following devastating...Show More Summary

Duvall Addresses Agri-Pulse Summitt

President of the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) Zippy Duvall addressed the participants of the Agri-Pulse Summitt in recognition of National Ag Day earlier this week. Using his best southern charm, Duvall addressed the issueShow More Summary

Detective X: Secret Crimefighter

3 months agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

Wilmer Souder was a farm boy from southern Indiana who earned a PhD in physics in 1916 and went to work in the materials lab at the the National Bureau of Standards (later renamed the National Institute of Standards and Technology). His specialty was precise measurements. Show More Summary

Audio: Farm Bureau President Says He’s Not Worried About Impacts of Trump’s Budget on Agriculture

Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Bismarck, North Dakota US May 26, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst President Donald Trump has released his first budget from the White House, and North Dakota Senators John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp say they don’t like it. Show More Summary

Avangrid Renewables Secures Kitty Hawk Offshore Wind Farm For $9 Million

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced this week that the rights to develop offshore wind energy off the coast of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina have been successfully obtained by US renewable energy developer Avangrid Renewables...Show More Summary

Audio: Farm Bureau President Says Agriculture Wasn’t “at the Table” for New State Environmental Agency

Chairwoman Jessica Unruh, R-Beulah, discusses energy legislation while chairing the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service “Senate Bill 2327 would transfer the powers of the Environmental Health...Show More Summary


The president of the American Farm Bureau Federation had the privilege of being with the President of the United States Tuesday as he signed an executive order directing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to formally reconsider the controversial Waters of the United States, or WOTUS, rule under the Clean Water Act. Show More Summary

Farm Bureau President Speaks at USDA Ag Outlook Forum

The American Farm Bureau Federation’s public policy agenda shares much in common with the Trump administration on issues like regulatory reform and tax reform. But even harder issues such as farm labor and trade should present opportunities...Show More Summary

2017 Indianapolis Colts Cheerleaders Audition Dates – March 19

    2017 Audition Dates Prelims: Sunday, March 19th 2017 Doors Open: 11:00 AM – Audition begins at 12:00 noon Location: Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center – Indoor Field, 7001 W 56th St., Indianapolis, IN 46254 Registration: Online Registration is NOW OPEN! Register TODAY! Audition applicants are HIGHLY encouraged to register online prior to [...]

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