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AFBF Urges Bipartisan Solutions in Flurry of Climate Legislation

April 16, 2021 | News Releases

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall commented today on the introduction of several bills addressing climate change.
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AFBF Congratulates Robert Bonnie on Nomination

April 16, 2021 | News Releases

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall commented today on the nomination of Robert Bonnie as Under Secretary for Food Production and Conservation (FPAC).
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AFBF to Celebrate Volunteers Across Farm Country

April 15, 2021 | Newsline

The American Farm Bureau Federation will celebrate Farm Bureau County Leader Week, coinciding with National Volunteer Week. Micheal Clements shares how you, too, can celebrate and get involved in your community.
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AFBF Statement on Abrupt Cancellation of Important Food Program

April 14, 2021 | News Releases

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall commented today on USDA’s decision to end the Farmers to Families Food Box program.
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Farm Bureau Accepting Ag Innovation Challenge Applications

April 13, 2021 | Newsline

Food and agriculture entrepreneurs can apply to the 2022 Farm Bureau Ag Innovation Challenge. Micheal Clements shares how the challenge can help startup businesses reach success.
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Farm Taxes Would Skyrocket Without Stepped-Up Basis

April 8, 2021 | Newsline

A proposal to eliminate the stepped-up basis in agriculture would have a costly impact. Chad Smith has more on how elimination would impact farmers and ranchers.
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Stepping on Stepped-up Basis Has Big Consequences

April 7, 2021 | News Releases

Any change in capital gains tax policy that eliminates or scales back stepped-up basis could result in a massive tax burden on the agricultural sector according to new analysis by the American Soybean Association and the American Farm Bureau Federation.
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Farm Bureau Seeks Dynamic Entrepreneurs with Solutions to Today’s Farm and Rural Challenges

$165K in Startup Funds Available; Apply by Aug. 20

April 7, 2021 | News Releases

Farm Bureau Seeks Dynamic Entrepreneurs with Solutions to Today’s Farm and Rural Challenges
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Farmers and Farm Workers Should Be Prioritized for COVID-19 Vaccine

April 6, 2021 | Newsline

As essential workers, farmers and ranchers need quick access to the COVID-19 vaccine to ensure a stable food supply chain. Micheal Clements shares how the American Farm Bureau Federation is helping promote vaccine acceptance.
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Farm Bureau Supports Preserving Family Farms Act of 2021

April 6, 2021 | News Releases

AFBF President Zippy Duvall today commented on the introduction of a bill to help more farm families continue their livelihoods after the death of a loved one.
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