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Jan
22
2015

President Obama Pushes For Trade Promotion Authority

In his State of the Union Address, President Barack Obama emphasized the importance of opening up new trade markets as a way to help the U.S. Seanica Otterby has the story.

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Jan
20
2015

New Videos Aim To Build Consumer Trust In Food Production

Many consumers do not understand what farmers and ranchers do every day, and the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance has found that there is mistrust relative to how food is produced. Seanica Otterby has the story.

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Jan
15
2015

Farm Bureau Delegates Set 2015 Policy Positions

Earlier this week at the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 96th Annual Convention, farmer and rancher delegates met to set the organization’s policy positions for the coming year. Seanica Otterby reports.

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Jan
13
2015

Iowa Team Receives Farm Bureau Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

The Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge by the American Farm Bureau focuses on helping rural entrepreneurs gain seed money to try new ideas. Seanica Otterby has more.

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Jan
12
2015

The Power Of Trade And Educational Conversations

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack joined American Farm Bureau Federation President Bob Stallman in a town hall-style discussion during AFBF’s annual convention in San Diego this past weekend. Seanica Otterby has more.

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Jan
11
2015

Farmers, Ranchers Persevere For Agriculture's Future

Whether it’s a shortage of water or labor, American Farm Bureau President Bob Stallman told attendees at the annual American Farm Bureau convention in San Diego that farmers and ranchers across the U.S. keep working to farm another day and keep their agricultural heritage alive. Seanica Otterby has more.

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