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Working With Consumers to Reduce Food Waste

Sep 29, 2016

A Louisiana farmer is helping consumers learn more about ways to reduce food waste. Micheal Clements has more...LISTEN

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Teachers Selected to Pilot New Classroom Resource, ‘Bringing Biotechnology to Life’

Sep 27, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 27, 2016 — Four educators have been selected to pilot new resources for “Bringing Biotechnology to Life,” (http://www.agfoundation.org/resources/more-free-resources) a free educational resource that aims to facilitate learning about agricultural biotechnology and its role in food production. This educational resource was originally launched by the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture and the International Food Information Council Foundation at the World Food Prize 2015 Borlaug Dialogue international symposium...READ MORE

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Survey Shows Lower Prices for Staple Food Items

Sep 27, 2016

The American Farm Bureau Federation Fall Marketbasket survey found lower retail prices for 16 common food items. Micheal Clements has more...LISTEN

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Statement by Zippy Duvall, President, American Farm Bureau Federation, Regarding Urban Ag Act of 2016

Sep 27, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 27, 2016 – "Regardless of where or how America's farmers and ranchers produce food, giving them the technology and tools to succeed supports our nation's strength and security."...READ MORE

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Egg, Dairy and Chicken Prices Down, Beef Too

Sep 26, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 26, 2016 – Lower retail prices for several foods, including eggs, whole milk, cheddar cheese, chicken breast, sirloin tip roast and ground chuck resulted in a decrease in the American Farm Bureau Federation’s Fall Harvest Marketbasket Survey....READ MORE

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Senate Report Shows Need for Congressional Action on WOTUS

Sep 22, 2016

The American Farm Bureau Federation says a Senate report released this week highlights the need for Congress to intervene regarding the Waters of the U.S. rule. Micheal Clements has more...LISTEN

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Farm Bureau, Other Industry Leaders Ask President and Congress to Move Swiftly on TPP Trade Agreement

Sep 21, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 21, 2016 –The American Farm Bureau Federation, the Coalition of Services Industries, the Information Technology Industry Council and the National Association of Manufacturers...READ MORE

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MY FIT FOODS™ SECURES new growth EQUITY Investment FROM AMERICAN FARM BUREAU FEDERATION

Sep 20, 2016

AUSTIN, Texas (September 20, 2016) - My Fit Foods™, a leading producer and retailer of fresh and flavorful prepared meals, is pleased to announce it has secured an investment from the American Farm Bureau Federation...READ MORE

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Statement by Zippy Duvall, President, American Farm Bureau Federation, Regarding Senate Report on Federal Overreach Under Clean Water Act

Sep 20, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 20, 2016 -- "'The Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works today released a report that exposes the administration's reckless...READ MORE

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American Farm Bureau Urges Caution on Ag Mergers

Sep 20, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 20, 2016 -- "Farmers and ranchers know market forces have led to major-company mergers like Bayer-Monsanto, but they cannot afford...READ MORE

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National Farm Safety and Health Week

Sep 20, 2016

This week, agriculture celebrates National Farm Safety and Health week as farmers prepare to head to the fields for harvest. Micheal Clements has more...LISTEN

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