“There’s No Shame in Sharing Your Issues with Others”

News / In The News September 15, 2020

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"We’re trying to do everything we can to erase the stigma that goes along with mental health issues and try to make people feel more comfortable with coming out and talking about their problems, which is a very difficult thing for a farmer to do," AFBF President Zippy Duvall said in an interview with Guideposts Magazine. "There’s no shame in sharing your issues with others.”

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American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall welcomed today’s USDA announcement to allow flexibility for Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) participants to terminate their contract if they’re in their final year in order to contribute to U.S. domestic production.

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American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall commented today on USDA’s proposed poultry marketing disclosure requirements and the advanced notice of proposed rulemaking under the Packers and Stockyards Act.

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