fb - voice of agriculture
 

Latest News

American Farm Bureau

American Farm Bureau, Agriculture and Industry Groups Ask Court to Ditch EPA’s Unlawful Water Rule

Jul 2, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 2, 2015 – The American Farm Bureau Federation, Texas Farm Bureau, Matagorda County Farm Bureau, and 11 other agricultural and industry groups today asked a federal court to vacate the controversial new rule redefining the scope of federal jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act. The complaint, filed in federal district court in Texas, claims the new rule grants EPA and the U.S. Army Cor.. READ MORE

American Farm Bureau

‘Shark Tank’ Investor Barbara Corcoran to Address 97th AFBF Annual Convention

Jun 30, 2015

Washington, D.C., June 30, 2015 – Acclaimed real estate mogul and “Shark Tank” investor Barbara Corcoran will give the closing session keynote address at the 97th American Farm Bureau Federation Annual Convention and IDEAg Trade Show in Orlando, Florida, on Jan. 11, 2016... READ MORE

American Farm Bureau

July 4th Cookout Costs Less This Year, 
Still Under $6 Per Person

Jun 30, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 30, 2015 – A Fourth of July cookout of Americans’ favorite foods including hot dogs, cheeseburgers, pork spare ribs, potato salad, baked beans, lemonade and chocolate milk will cost slightly less this year and still comes in at less than $6 per person, says the American Farm Bureau Federation... READ MORE

American Farm Bureau

Statement by Bob Stallman, President, American Farm Bureau Federation, Regarding the Signing of Trade Promotion Authority Legislation

Jun 29, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 29, 2015 – “President Obama’s signature today opens the door to creating new trade partnerships around the world that will drive American business forward in the international marketplace... READ MORE

Newsline

Smithsonian Exhibit Showcases Agriculture

Jul 2, 2015

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History is introducing visitors to the ingenuity of America’s farmers and ranchers. Micheal Clements has more. .. LISTEN

Newsline

Holiday Cookout Prices Fall Compared To Last Year

Jun 30, 2015

The American Farm Bureau’s annual Summer Cookout survey showed a slight overall decline in price of the items in the survey. Micheal Clements has more... LISTEN

Newsline

Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge Application Deadline Approaching

Jun 25, 2015

The application deadline is fast approaching for American Farm Bureau’s Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge. Micheal Clements has more... LISTEN

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.

Spotlight

American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture America's Heartland My American Farm