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Farm Bureau Statement on Farm Bill Markup

April 18, 2018 | News Releases

The following may be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall: “The 2018 Farm Bill is ready for debate and amendments a mere six days after its introduction.
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Farm Leaders Visit Opioid Memorial in Show of Unity

April 17, 2018 | News Releases

The presidents of the nation’s two largest general farm organizations today visited the “Prescribed to Death” opioid memorial in Washington, D.C., in a show of unity to address the national opioid epidemic that is disproportionately affecting farming communities.
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Farm Bureau Statement on 2018 Farm Bill

April 12, 2018 | News Releases

The following statement on today’s release of the 2018 Farm Bill by the House Agriculture Committee may be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall:
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Farm Bureau Statement on Chinese Tariff Announcement

April 4, 2018 | News Releases

The following statement on today’s Chinese tariff announcement may be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall:
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American Farm Bureau Federation Helps Launch ‘No Taste for Waste’ Campaign

April 3, 2018 | News Releases

The American Farm Bureau Federation joined a collaborative effort to reduce food waste and loss.
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Easter Eggs for Your Basket Will be a Bit Higher This Year

March 26, 2018 | News Releases

Higher retail prices for several foods including eggs, orange juice, meat products, bagged salad, shredded cheddar and vegetable oil resulted in a slight increase in the American Farm Bureau Federation’s Spring Picnic Marketbasket Survey.
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Farm Bureau Concerned About Possible Chinese Trade Retaliation

March 23, 2018 | News Releases

The following statement on possible trade retaliation by China against U.S. farm exports may be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall:
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AFBF’s Duvall Awarded Distinguished 4-H Alumni Medallion

March 21, 2018 | News Releases

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall received the Distinguished 4-H Alumni Medallion at the ninth annual National 4-H Council Legacy Awards.
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Sen. Portman Honored with Farm Bureau Golden Plow Award

March 15, 2018 | News Releases

The American Farm Bureau Federation and Ohio Farm Bureau today presented Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) with AFBF’s Golden Plow award. The Golden Plow is the highest honor the organization gives to sitting members of Congress.
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Farm Bureau: ACRE Act Stops Unintended Regulation of Farms

March 14, 2018 | News Releases

The newly introduced and bipartisan H.R. 5275, Agricultural Certainty for Reporting Emissions (ACRE) Act would avoid unnecessary environmental reporting, which has been opposed by Republican and Democratic administrations alike. Reps. Billy Long (R-Mo.) and Jim Costa (D-Calif.) introduced the bill together with 85 original, bipartisan cosponsors.
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