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American Farm Bureau

Partnership for a New American Economy and American Farm Bureau Federation Release New Immigration Reform Ad

Jul 31, 2014

New Ad Featuring Texas Farmer Emphasizes Agriculture Industry’s Need for Immigration Reform, to air in D.C. Taxis and Airports; Movie Theaters, State Fairs and Rodeos Across the Country.. READ MORE

American Farm Bureau

Thingamajig Invention Convention: Farm Bureau Foundation Reaches New Audiences

Jul 30, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 30, 2014 – The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture reached a new audience of more than 4,000 students of elementary to high school age recently in Prince George’s County, Maryland, at the YMCA of Metropolitan Washington’s 20th annual Thingamajig Invention Convention. The event attracted students from across Maryland and the Washington, D.C. area, allowing them to .. READ MORE

American Farm Bureau

IDEAg Announces New Farm Bureau Financial Services Media Center

Jul 30, 2014

Farm Bureau insurance company sponsors the newest addition to the Minnesota Farmfest and Dakotafest show sites... READ MORE


World Trade Issues Continue Percolating

Jul 31, 2014

In the realm of world trade, the negotiating process is moving forward on a couple of key agreements. The process takes time, but American Farm Bureau trade specialist Dave Salmonsen says breakthroughs are possible. Micheal Clements has the story... LISTEN


Connecting Urban Students to Agriculture

Jul 29, 2014

Urban students connected with agriculture when the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture hosted an interactive booth at the 20th Annual YMCA Thingamajig Invention Convention. Seanica Otterby has the story... LISTEN


You gotta make hay while the sun shines!

Jul 21, 2014

Summer is truly my favorite time of the entire year.  The cows are contentedly grazing in the mountain pastures, calves are growing, the corn is stretching higher and higher towards the sun, and life... READ MORE

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Farm Bureau Decodes Water Rule Proposal, Asks EPA to Rescind

Jul 23, 2014

The American Farm Bureau Federation released to Congress a comprehensive document that responds, point by point, to numerous inaccurate and misleading comments made about the Environmental Protection ... READ MORE

Rural Community Building

New website means limitless opportunities for rural entrepreneurs

Jul 23, 2014

By Morgan Slaven, American Farm Bureau Federation Program Assistant – Membership and Program Development Technology, market prices, and consumer trends are among the thousands of variables that ... READ MORE

Mission Statement

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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