INFLUENCE: The goal of FB Advocacy is simple: Increase Farm Bureau's effectiveness and visibility as the national ADVOCATE for farmers and ranchers.
ACTION: The strength of FB Advocacy is Farm Bureau members who unite to speak out on issues of concern for the nation’s farmers and ranchers, rural Americans and consumers.
IMPACT: Beginning at the grassroots level and involving Farm Bureau members’ advocacy efforts across the country, all of agriculture speaks with one voice through FB Advocacy.
The Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate fails to address the unique requirements of the livestock industry. Forcing drivers to comply with the ELD mandate without appropriate training is unfair and discriminates against drivers who are experienced and qualified livestock haulers.
Federal regulations have a direct impact on farmers and ranchers. Over the years, the extent and impact of regulations have increased. We have taken a stand against regulatory overreach. We need your help to reform the federal regulatory process and preserve farmers’ and ranchers’ land-use and water rights. Learn more about regulatory reform
The issues you face each day are the same issues that need to be told. Stories are Memorable. Stories Inspire Action. When facts and information are framed by a compelling story, you'll not only grab the attention of your audience, but you'll have the power to influence.
USDA is seeking comments on how to reduce burdensome regulations and provide better customer service. President Trump and Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue are seeking your input so USDA can do a better job! They want to hear your suggestions to remove barriers, streamline regulations and improve USDA programs.