American Farm Bureau Seeks Milk Pricing Reforms

News / In The News August 15, 2020

The American Farm Bureau Federation is requesting changes to the Federal Milk Marketing Order program.

AFBF Chief Economist John Newton tells Capital Press, “the volatility we’ve seen in cheese prices has brought renewed attention to reform in federal orders."

Share This Article

Credit: Pixabay // CC0 

Rising fuel prices are putting growing pressure on farmers and ranchers as they grapple with increased costs of growing food and fiber.

Full Article
Credit: Illinois Farm Bureau, Used With Permission 

The lack of an organization that provided mental health services geared toward the agricultural population in the state prompted the Illinois Farm Bureau to partner with various mental health groups to provide mental health information and resources to farm families across the state.

Full Article