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Net Farm Income Projected to Drop

February 15, 2018 | Newsline

The forecasted drop in net farm income means farmers and ranchers will again face tight margins this year. Micheal Clements has more.
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Emissions Reporting Relief Bill a Breath of Fresh Air for Ag

February 13, 2018 | News Releases

Today’s introduction of S. 2421, the Fair Agriculture Reporting Method (FARM) Act is a welcome relief to farmers and ranchers who will soon need to file unnecessary, low-level continuous air emissions reports under federal Superfund and emergency response laws.
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Infrastructure Proposal Includes Critical Funding for Rural Projects

February 13, 2018 | Newsline

President Trump’s infrastructure proposal would provide much needed funding for rural projects. Micheal Clements has more.
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Feeding Minds Press Will Focus on Accurate Agriculture Books for Children

February 13, 2018 | News Releases

Bringing children accurate knowledge about how their food is grown is the goal of Feeding Minds Press, a new children’s book publishing venture from the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture.
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President’s Infrastructure Plan Paves Way for Boosting Rural Economy, Farm Bureau Says

February 12, 2018 | News Releases

The following statement may be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall:
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Farm Bureau Asks Court to Block Obama WOTUS Rule

February 9, 2018 | News Releases

The American Farm Bureau Federation, the Texas Farm Bureau and other members of a broad industry and agricultural coalition have asked a federal district court in Texas to issue a nationwide stay blocking the Obama administration’s illegal 2015 “Waters of the U.S.” rule from taking effect on farms and ranches across the nation.
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American Farm Bureau Pleased with Ag Provisions in Budget Deal

February 9, 2018 | News Releases

The following statement regarding this week’s budget deal may be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall:
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Farm Bureau Asks Court to Block Obama WOTUS Rule

February 9, 2018 | Newsline

The American Farm Bureau Federation is asking a federal district court in Texas to block the Waters of the U.S. rule. Micheal Clements has more.
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H-2A Certifications Rise, Signaling Increase in Farm Labor Demand

February 8, 2018 | Newsline

Recent data from the federal government shows the need for farm labor is increasing. Micheal Clements has more.
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Overregulation Threatens Family Farms, AFBF President Duvall Tells Senate

February 7, 2018 | News Releases

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall, in testimony before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works today, recounted a long list of regulatory abuses and missteps by the federal government.
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