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American Farm Bureau

Farm Bureau Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge Opens During National Small Business Week

April 29, 2016

Washington, D.C, April 29, 2016 - The American Farm Bureau Federation will open online applications ...READ MORE

American Farm Bureau

Farmers and Ranchers Need Government Support, Not Opposition, Farm Bureau Tells Congress

April 27, 2016

Washington, D.C, April 27, 2016 - Low commodity prices, tightening credit, expensive land and rising ...READ MORE

American Farm Bureau

Ag Foundations Reach Students at USA Science & Engineering Festival

April 27, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 27, 2016 - The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture and Pennsylvania ...READ MORE

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FARM BUREAU SEEKS RURAL ENTREPRENEURS

Apr 26, 2016

The American Farm Bureau’ Rural Entrepreneurship challenge is helping rural startups across the country. Jessica Wharton has more....LISTEN

American Farm Bureau

Labor Visa Backlogs Threaten 2016 Crops, Farm Bureau Calls for Action

April 21, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 21, 2016 - Agency delays in processing visas for workers who tend and ...READ MORE

Newsline

Visa Delays Creating Labor Shortage

Apr 21, 2016

Farmers relying on agricultural visa programs are seeing delays, leading to labor shortages across the country. Jessica Wharton has more...LISTEN

Newsline

Smithsonian Brings Farming to Washington, D.C.

Apr 19, 2016

The National Museum of American History’s Ask a Farmer program is connecting agriculturists with...LISTEN

American Farm Bureau

Farm Bureau Announces Photo Contest Winners

April 15, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 15, 2016 - Twelve photographs submitted by 10 Farm Bureau members and staff were selected as the winners of the ...READ MORE

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House Committee Seeks Input on Farm Economy

Apr 15, 2016

This week, the House Ag Subcommittee heard testimony from the American Farm Bureau president. Jessica Wharton has more....LISTEN

American Farm Bureau

Farms Face Increased Financial Pressure, Farm Bureau President Tells Agriculture Subcommittee

April 14, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 14, 2016 – Farmers are feeling the pain of the continued slump in ...READ MORE

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AFBF is the unified national voice of agriculture working through our grassroots organizations to enhance and strengthen the lives of rural Americans and to build strong, prosperous agricultural communities.

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