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Farm Bureau, Caterpillar Inc. Announce New Partnership

Sep 1, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 1, 2015 – American Farm Bureau Federation and Caterpillar Inc. announce a new partnership that will provide members up to $2,000 in purchase incentives on Cat machines. In addition, Caterpillar plans to support Farm Bureau programs in 2016 and ..." READ MORE

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2015 Net Farm Income Estimates Drop

Sep 1, 2015

Recent numbers put out by USDA show a drop in net farm income for 2015. Micheal Clements has more... LISTEN

American Farm Bureau

Statement by Bob Stallman, President, American Farm Bureau Federation, Regarding Injunction Against EPA Water Rule

Aug 28, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 28, 2015 – "Last night Chief Judge Ralph Erickson of the District Court of North Dakota issued an order to stop the EPA’s Waters of the U.S. rule in its tracks. He found strong evidence that the EPA was arbitrary and capricious in its rulemaking..." READ MORE

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WOTUS Going Into Law Friday

Aug 27, 2015

Unless an injunction is able to stop it, EPA’s Waters of the U.S. rule goes into law Friday. Micheal Clements has more... LISTEN

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COMMODITY MARKET REACTION TO GLOBAL SELLOFF

Aug 25, 2015

The global market rollercoaster continues but what does it mean for agriculture? Micheal Clements... LISTEN

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IDEAg Hosting Dakotafest this week

Aug 20, 2015

The 2015 Dakotafest this week plays host to some 37,000 attendees. Micheal Clements... LISTEN

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Farm Bureau Foundation Offering New Educational Tools

Aug 18, 2015

With the back to school season underway, the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has... LISTEN

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Farm Bureau Maps Show Massive Increase in EPA Authority

Aug 13, 2015

Maps released this week by the American Farm Bureau Federation further prove a massive... LISTEN

American Farm Bureau

Farm Bureau: Maps Show Massive Increase in EPA Authority, Regulatory Uncertainty for Everyone Else

Aug 12, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 12, 2015 – A series of maps released today by the American Farm Bureau Federation show how the EPA will radically expand its jurisdiction over land... READ MORE

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FARMFEST BRINGS AGRICULTURE COMMUNITY TOGETHER

Aug 11, 2015

The 2015 Farmfest in Minnesota brought the American Farm Bureau face-to-face with members and...LISTEN

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Feed & Grain Wins AAEA Editorial Award for Electronic Magazine

Aug 10, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 10, 2015 – The American Agricultural Editors’ Association recently awarded Feed & Grain first prize for its June/July 2014 digital edition in the... READ MORE

American Farm Bureau

Farm Bureau-Supported Bill Corrects Duplicative Pesticide Permit Requirements

Aug 10, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 10, 2015 – The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Aug. 5 approved a Farm Bureau-supported bill, the Sensible Environmental Protection Act (S. 1500), that would... READ MORE

American Farm Bureau

Dive In! Exploring the Science of Water and Food Production

Aug 7, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 7, 2015 – “Dive in! Exploring the Science of Water and Food Production” is a new educational resource developed for students in sixth to eighth grade ...READ MORE

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AFBF Urges State Farm Bureau, Farmers, To Submit Monarch Butterfly Comments

Aug 6, 2015

The EPA is seeking comments on its document “Risk Management Approach to Identifying Options for Protecting the Monarch Butterfly.” The deadline to ...LISTEN

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New ‘Ag Mag’ Helps Students Beef Up Food Production Knowledge

Aug 6, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 6, 2015 – A new beef “Ag Mag,” developed by the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture and funded in part by the Beef Checkoff, is...READ MORE

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