The FB Advocacy network is designed to raise awareness among Congress and the administration about how public policies impact farmers and ranchers, consumers and the agriculture industry.
We provide state Farm Bureaus and Farm Bureau® members the skills and tools to be effective advocates and to develop and strategically leverage thought leaders for agriculture.
Just as the work of feeding our nation begins on the farm, we believe that’s where the policy shaping our industry should begin as well. That’s why AFBF’s work in Washington is driven by the policy priorities set directly by our farm and ranch family members.
An extended rail strike would have cascading effects on farmers and ranchers, and the best solution for agriculture and the U.S. economy is to avoid a strike entirely.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released for public comment a proposed rule to designate commonly used chemicals, perfluorooctnoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS), the two most common per- and polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS), as hazardous materials under the federal “Superfund” law, CERCLA.
Farmers and ranchers are focused on growing the food, fuel and fiber this country needs and not worrying about SEC regulations intended for Wall Street. Tell Congress to pass H.R. 9063, the Protect Farmers from the SEC Act!
Rural communities need adequate broadband coverage to enable health care, government services, educational and business opportunities. Farm Bureau is seeking to increase resources to expand rural access to broadband service!