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AFBF Says a Modernized NAFTA Must Work for U.S. Ag

July 18, 2017 | Newsroom

North American Free Trade Agreement renegotiations need to protect valuable market gains for U.S. agriculture while addressing remaining challenges in our closest international markets, Jason Perdue, a row crop, beef and poultry farmer from York, Nebraska, told the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade today.
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American Farm Bureau Lists Farm Bill Goals

July 14, 2017 | Newsroom

With serious economic challenges facing agriculture, underscored by even deeper concerns in some commodity sectors, the American Farm Bureau Federation board of directors outlined the organization’s key objectives for the 2018 farm bill.
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Farms and Ranches Need Tax Relief Now, South Dakota Farmer Tells Congress

July 13, 2017 | Newsroom

Farm and ranch families need a permanent tax code that boosts the agricultural economy and frees them to reinvest in their businesses, Scott VanderWal, a South Dakota farmer, told the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Tax Policy today.
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American Farm Bureau Federation and National FFA Organization to Work Together to Share the Story of Agricultural Education

July 12, 2017 | Newsroom

Today, the American Farm Bureau Federation and National FFA Organization signed a memorandum of understanding to grow leaders, build communities and strengthen agriculture. The MOU outlines how the two organizations will work together to discover opportunities that benefit both their members and agricultural education students in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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2017 Fall White-Reinhardt Mini-Grants Awarded to County and State Farm Bureaus

July 10, 2017 | Newsroom

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has awarded 10 $500 mini-grants to communities across the nation through the White-Reinhardt Fund for Education program.
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2017 On the Farm STEM Participants Announced

June 28, 2017 | Newsroom

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has announced participants selected for its Orlando On the Farm STEM professional development event, slated for July 9-11.
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Farm Bureau Applauds EPA Move to Ditch Flawed WOTUS Rule

June 27, 2017 | Newsroom

The following statement may be attributed to Zippy Duvall, president, American Farm Bureau Federation:
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NAFTA Renegotiations Must Prioritize Ag, Farm Bureau Says

June 27, 2017 | Newsroom

A modernized North American Free Trade Agreement must build upon market gains for U.S. agriculture and settle remaining challenges for our nation’s farmers and ranchers in our neighboring markets, Don Shawcroft, chair of the American Farm Bureau Federation's Trade Advisory Committee, stated in a hearing before the U.S. Trade Representative today.
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All-American July 4th Cookout Down Slightly, Remains Under $6 Per Person

June 26, 2017 | Newsroom

A cookout of Americans’ favorite foods for the Fourth of July, including hot dogs, cheeseburgers, pork spare ribs, potato salad, baked beans, lemonade and chocolate milk, will cost slightly less this year, coming in at less than $6 per person, says the American Farm Bureau Federation.
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Legislation Offers Relief from Federal Water Extortion

June 20, 2017 | Newsroom

The Water Rights Protection Act, introduced in the House today, could bring U.S. ranchers much-needed relief from ongoing efforts by the federal government to extort privately held water rights from law-abiding citizens, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation.
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