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The East Liverpool Review
Out and AboutNEW CUMBERLAND - Hancock County Farm Bureau will hold its annual dinner 6 p.m.
Out and About
The East Liverpool Review / Posted an hour ago
NEW CUMBERLAND - Hancock County Farm Bureau will hold its annual dinner 6 p.m. Tuesday at the New Manchester Fire Hall. Bring covered dish or dessert. Meat and beverages provided. LISBON - Columbiana County Mental Health and Recovery Services Board... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Richard L. Spencerhis sister, Marlene, and brother-in-law Ralph Rufener. He attended Cortland Ci
Richard L. Spencer
Tribune Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
his sister, Marlene, and brother-in-law Ralph Rufener. He attended Cortland City Schools and found employment at Landmark Farm Bureau / Shaffer Feed Mill in Cortland for 35 years. He always enjoyed a good cup of coffee and loved playing the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Apples are smaller, but sweeter, at Niagara County orchards in 2016Niagara County’s top fruit crop, and New York State’s, as well, according to Ja
Apples are smaller, but sweeter, at Niagara County orchards in 2016
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 hours ago
Niagara County’s top fruit crop, and New York State’s, as well, according to James Bittner, president of the Niagara County Farm Bureau. He said New York is second only to Washington State in apple production. Washington provides 75 percent of the... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Taylor Park once a main Freeport hubto be the favored location for circus performances, for meetings of large group
Taylor Park once a main Freeport hub
The Journal-Standard / Posted 16 hours ago
to be the favored location for circus performances, for meetings of large groups and for the free fall fairs, sponsored by Farm Bureau organizations.”The book is a complete history of the Freeport park system as it was at the time. Mabel Goddard... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Drug companies fight medical marijuanaopioids, a fertile ground for drug companies, in other words. Are they putting
Drug companies fight medical marijuana
Arkansas Times / Posted 16 hours ago
opioids, a fertile ground for drug companies, in other words. Are they putting money into the campaign led by the Arkansas Farm Bureau and the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce to prevent medical use of marijuana in Arkansas. We may never know.... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Sept. 25, 2016how the next president will deal with European security." On agricultureKIRK B
The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Sept. 25, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
how the next president will deal with European security." On agricultureKIRK BUILTAExecutive Director, Champaign County Farm Bureau Foundation Q: With a growing world population, American farmers are tasked with increasing their production of a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Groups defend stance with little explanationbeen one of the great local mysteries of life: Why are the Champaign County Cha
Groups defend stance with little explanation
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
been one of the great local mysteries of life: Why are the Champaign County Chamber of Commerce and the Champaign County Farm Bureau supporting a proposal that they've opposed in the past and that would likely lead to more — and more expensive —... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Farmers say, ‘No apologies,’ as well drilling hits record levels in San Joaquin Valleyin the Assembly amid significant opposition. Among those weighing in: the Calif
Farmers say, ‘No apologies,’ as well drilling hits record levels in San Joaquin Valley
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 hours ago
in the Assembly amid significant opposition. Among those weighing in: the California Chamber of Commerce, California Farm Bureau Federation and associations representing rice, tomato, cotton and citrus growers. Back in Woodville, utility... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fulton County Day on the Farm todayof the event are the Soil and Water Conservation District, the Fulton-Montgomer
Fulton County Day on the Farm today
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
of the event are the Soil and Water Conservation District, the Fulton-Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce and the state Farm Bureau. The Sammonsville Volunteer Fire Company will handle parking. More information is available from Rogers at... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
News & Views: Great times abound at 40th class reunionhave contact with some of those folks. Maybe the 50-year event will get them he
News & Views: Great times abound at 40th class reunion
The Journal-Standard / Posted yesterday
have contact with some of those folks. Maybe the 50-year event will get them here.Mark your calendarThe Stephenson County Farm Bureau Young Leaders are working on plans for their first ever Farm-to-Farm 5K Fun Run on April 1, and we encourage you... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Chronic Wasting Disease meeting set for TuesdayPublic meeting to discuss CWD, a fatal neurological disease that affects deer.W
Chronic Wasting Disease meeting set for Tuesday
The Journal-Standard / Posted yesterday
Public meeting to discuss CWD, a fatal neurological disease that affects deer.When: 7 p.m. TuesdayWhere: Stephenson County Farm Bureau building, 210 W. Spring St., No. 3, FreeportMore info: Call Doug Dufford, Illinois DNR wildlife disease program... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
2016 Voter's Guide: House District 10Aand simplify regulations so you can keep more of what you earn. I'm endorsed by
2016 Voter's Guide: House District 10A
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
and simplify regulations so you can keep more of what you earn. I'm endorsed by pro-life organization MCCL, the Minnesota Farm Bureau, and I'm a proud NRA member." Age: 30. Current employment: Public Relations and Social Media specialist for... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Brieflyof Commerce, with assistance from Fairmont Women of Today, the American Associa
Briefly
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
of Commerce, with assistance from Fairmont Women of Today, the American Association of University Women and Martin County Farm Bureau, plan to coordinate forums for candidates for local and state offices in the Fairmont area. Forums will be held... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
In a pickle [jar]: Downtown farmers market highlighting pickles on Saturdayof thank yous' included to Tommy and Shirley Jones for providing most of the pr
In a pickle [jar]: Downtown farmers market highlighting pickles on Saturday
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 2 days ago
of thank yous' included to Tommy and Shirley Jones for providing most of the produce and to the Dineen family and Texas Farm Bureau for grilling burger samples for all.This week, the market is celebrating crafters who make and sell pickles at... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon Dems tackle ‘flexible scheduling’ in workplaceto hold a work group on the idea earlier this year, every business interest wal
Oregon Dems tackle ‘flexible scheduling’ in workplace
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
to hold a work group on the idea earlier this year, every business interest walked away at the first meeting. The Oregon Farm Bureau, Oregon Trucking Association, Associated Oregon Industries, Northwest Grocery Association and Portland Business... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Elmer Troutmanof his life. He retired from the NIU grounds department in 2005, after 10 years
Elmer Troutman
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
of his life. He retired from the NIU grounds department in 2005, after 10 years of service. Elmer was a member of DeKalb Farm Bureau, Cattlemen’s Association, and volunteered with many other organizations and charities. Elmer loved football and... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Illinois soybean farmer survey gauges consumer food attitudesabout today’s family farms. The group also includes the Illinois Beef Associati
Illinois soybean farmer survey gauges consumer food attitudes
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
about today’s family farms. The group also includes the Illinois Beef Association, Illinois Corn Marketing Board, Illinois Farm Bureau, Illinois Pork Producers and Midwest Dairy. IFF provides consumer information through WatchUsGrow.org, as well as... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Growmark honors Stambaugh, Illinois Farm Bureaugrowers with fertilizer management, implementing a nitrogen monitoring program
Growmark honors Stambaugh, Illinois Farm Bureau
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
growers with fertilizer management, implementing a nitrogen monitoring program like N-WATCH and more. The Illinois Farm Bureau was also awarded the Friend of Growmark award in recognition of its centennial anniversary, continued investment... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State justices approve title of medical marijuana measureproposals. Members of Arkansans Against Legalized Marijuana include: the Arkan
State justices approve title of medical marijuana measure
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
proposals. Members of Arkansans Against Legalized Marijuana include: the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce, the Arkansas Farm Bureau Federation, the Coalition for Safer Arkansas Communities, the Family Council Action Committee and the Arkansas... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
2016 Voter's Guide: Minnesota Senate District 9for veterans. I best fit the values of our area. I'm pro-life, endorsed by MCCL
2016 Voter's Guide: Minnesota Senate District 9
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
for veterans. I best fit the values of our area. I'm pro-life, endorsed by MCCL, my opponent is pro-choice. I'm endorsed by Farm Bureau, NRA and GOCRA, Minnesota Family Council, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, and NFIB (largest advocate for small... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Newton Fall Fest back for second yearNewton Fall Fest is sponsored by Newton Main Street and Jasper County Farm Bure
Newton Fall Fest back for second year
Newton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Newton Fall Fest is sponsored by Newton Main Street and Jasper County Farm Bureau and will feature vendors, kid’s activities, music and more from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in downtown Newton. “It will be a great finale to this year’s Farmers’ Market... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State justices approve title of 'pot' measureproposals. Members of Arkansans Against Legalized Marijuana include: the Arkan
State justices approve title of 'pot' measure
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
proposals. Members of Arkansans Against Legalized Marijuana include: the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce, the Arkansas Farm Bureau Federation, the Coalition for Safer Arkansas Communities, the Family Council Action Committee and the Arkansas... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Letters to the editor — Sept. 23through the barns. Kids got to see farm animals up close and personal, and even
Letters to the editor — Sept. 23
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 3 days ago
through the barns. Kids got to see farm animals up close and personal, and even pet a few. The Lake County Ag Center and Farm Bureau had goodie bags for teachers full of informative and fun stuff. We really appreciate being able to enrich our... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Carl A. MurrayHe was a 4-H Club adviser for Old Fort Progressor's, active in Old Fort/Fort Se
Carl A. Murray
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
He was a 4-H Club adviser for Old Fort Progressor's, active in Old Fort/Fort Seneca Little League and Seneca County Farm Bureau. Carl was active in Seneca County Habitat for Humanity and was a founding member and past president of Northwest... Read more
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KERA North Texas
North Carolina farmers increasingly look to export to Cubaworried about something, but being invaded by Cuba is not one of them,” says La
North Carolina farmers increasingly look to export to Cuba
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
worried about something, but being invaded by Cuba is not one of them,” says Larry Wooten, president of the North Carolina Farm Bureau. Wooten has been leading groups of farmers to Cuba to look at ways to increase exports there. To him, it’s a... Read more
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Daily Record
Highlands rule change no threat to drinking waterThe New Jersey Farm Bureau strongly disagrees with the Sept. 15 editorial “High
Highlands rule change no threat to drinking water
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
The New Jersey Farm Bureau strongly disagrees with the Sept. 15 editorial “Highlands Act needs to be saved” disapproving of the Highlands septic density changes. The proposal is actually an improvement on the use of scientific data over the original... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Preps ticker: New Boston Huron football gets rare win over Monroe SMCCMichigan Collegiate over 12 games in 2011. Coach of the week Dearborn Fordson
Preps ticker: New Boston Huron football gets rare win over Monroe SMCC
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Michigan Collegiate over 12 games in 2011. Coach of the week Dearborn Fordson’s Walker Zaban is this week’s Detroit Lions/Farm Bureau Insurance Michigan High School Coach of the Week. Last week, Fordson defeated Garden City, 49-6, to improve to... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Arkansas Court Rejects Challenge to Medical Marijuana Planconditions to buy the drug from dispensaries. The coalition, which includes the
Arkansas Court Rejects Challenge to Medical Marijuana Plan
Arkansas Business / Posted 3 days ago
conditions to buy the drug from dispensaries. The coalition, which includes the state Chamber of Commerce and the Arkansas Farm Bureau, asked the court to prevent officials from counting any votes for the measure in the Nov. 8 election. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas court rejects challenge to medical marijuana planconditions to buy the drug from dispensaries. The coalition, which includes the
Arkansas court rejects challenge to medical marijuana plan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
conditions to buy the drug from dispensaries. The coalition, which includes the state Chamber of Commerce and the Arkansas Farm Bureau, asked the court to prevent officials from counting any votes for the measure in the Nov. 8 election. The... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Marijuana Act Ballot Title Challenge Rejectedbeen rejected by the Arkansas Supreme Court. The lawsuit filed by Arkansans Ag
Marijuana Act Ballot Title Challenge Rejected
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
been rejected by the Arkansas Supreme Court. The lawsuit filed by Arkansans Against Legal Marijuana, a coalition of the Farm Bureau and the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce, cited potential problems from the law that are not mentioned in the... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Arkansas Court Rejects Challenge to Medical Marijuana Planconditions to buy the drug from dispensaries. The coalition, which includes the
Arkansas Court Rejects Challenge to Medical Marijuana Plan
Arkansas Business / Posted 3 days ago
conditions to buy the drug from dispensaries. The coalition, which includes the state Chamber of Commerce and the Arkansas Farm Bureau, asked the court to prevent officials from counting any votes for the measure in the Nov. 8 election. The... Read more
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Salon.com
Arkansas court rejects challenge to medical marijuana planconditions to buy the drug from dispensaries. The coalition, which includes the
Arkansas court rejects challenge to medical marijuana plan
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
conditions to buy the drug from dispensaries. The coalition, which includes the state Chamber of Commerce and the Arkansas Farm Bureau, asked the court to prevent officials from counting any votes for the measure in the Nov. 8 election. The... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Farm-City celebrates farmers and fall in Howard Countyreally healthy." A four-course farm to table dinner will take place on Sept. 2
Farm-City celebrates farmers and fall in Howard County
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
really healthy." A four-course farm to table dinner will take place on Sept. 27 at Circle D Farm. Hosted by Howard County Farm Bureau, the dinner — which is $80 a person — will be prepared by three restaurants using locally grown food, Johnson... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Supreme Court rejects challenge to medical marijuana act's ballot descriptiondispensed by non-profit facilities. The lawsuit, by Arkansans Against Legal Ma
Supreme Court rejects challenge to medical marijuana act's ballot description
Arkansas Times / Posted 3 days ago
dispensed by non-profit facilities. The lawsuit, by Arkansans Against Legal Marijuana, a coalition including the Farm Bureau and the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce, cited a number of potential developments from the law not mentioned... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Ag Department should support farmersFarm bureau officials pointed to a couple of examples: $34,000 for four donor c
Ag Department should support farmers
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 3 days ago
Farm bureau officials pointed to a couple of examples: $34,000 for four donor cows from Oklahoma the agriculture department says will bring "superior genetics" to the Mountain State's own herds; and the Potato Pilot Program, which, according to one... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Don’t start competing with farmersFarm bureau officials pointed to a couple of examples: $34,000 for four donor c
Don’t start competing with farmers
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
Farm bureau officials pointed to a couple of examples: $34,000 for four donor cows from Oklahoma the agriculture department says will bring "superior genetics" to the Mountain State's own herds; and the Potato Pilot Program, which, according to one... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Local farmers fight the war on agricultureglobally so that we can continue to have a safe, delicious, and plentiful food
Local farmers fight the war on agriculture
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
globally so that we can continue to have a safe, delicious, and plentiful food supply. Clemson is a member of the Trumbull County Farm Bureau and completed her doctoral degree at the Pennsylvania State University. She and her family farm in... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Agriculture spending an issue of great concernFarm bureau officials pointed to a couple of examples: $34,000 for four donor c
Agriculture spending an issue of great concern
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Farm bureau officials pointed to a couple of examples: $34,000 for four donor cows from Oklahoma the agriculture department says will bring "superior genetics" to the Mountain State's own herds; and the Potato Pilot Program, which, according to one... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Group debates, supports Sunday hunting proposalthat family farms are no longer subject to an inheritance tax. The bureau also
Group debates, supports Sunday hunting proposal
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
that family farms are no longer subject to an inheritance tax. The bureau also honored the Yahner family with its first Farm Bureau Family of the Year award honoring families who have farmed for multiple generations. Speaking on behalf of... Read more
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The Hill
House GOP grills IRS chief on impeachment | Bipartisan anger over Iran payment | Fed holds rates steady but hints at coming hikethe Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement this year. The National As
House GOP grills IRS chief on impeachment | Bipartisan anger over Iran payment | Fed holds rates steady but hints at coming hike
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement this year. The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), American Farm Bureau Federation, Coalition of Services Industries and Information Technology Industry Council highlighted the... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Team of the Week: Laney Buccaneersthis Friday? For the answer to this question you’ll need to watch the attached
Team of the Week: Laney Buccaneers
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
this Friday? For the answer to this question you’ll need to watch the attached video. It’s not quite cut and dry whether the Buccaneers wanted to be the WWAY-Farm Bureau Insurance Team of the Week for the second time this season, or not. Check it o... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Marcia “Lee” Mitchell 1954worked at the F.W. Houston Medical Center in Winchester as an accounting secret
Marcia “Lee” Mitchell 1954
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
worked at the F.W. Houston Medical Center in Winchester as an accounting secretary for three years, and as secretary for Farm Bureau Insurance in Girard. Mrs. Mitchell was a member of the Blessed Hope Baptist Church for 17 years, and a member of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Planit 10: Huntley Fall Fest, Johnny Appleseed, Autumn Ski Jump, Farm Stroll & morelocations throughout the county COST & INFO: A second annual self-guided tour
McHenry County Planit 10: Huntley Fall Fest, Johnny Appleseed, Autumn Ski Jump, Farm Stroll & more
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
locations throughout the county COST & INFO: A second annual self-guided tour of 12 farms organized by the McHenry County Farm Bureau and University of Illinois Extension McHenry County Master Gardeners. Visit the website for a map of farm... Read more
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The News-Reporter
News | www.news-reporter.com | News-ReporterThe Georgia Farm Bureau (GFB) Foundation for Agriculture is promoting agricultu
News | www.news-reporter.com | News-Reporter
The News-Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
The Georgia Farm Bureau (GFB) Foundation for Agriculture is promoting agricultural literacy by donating copies of the children’s book Hi, I’m Billy Blueberry: This Is My Story to the 405 libraries in the Georgia Public Library Service inc More... Read more
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The MidWeek
Orion Samuelson to lead Sycamore Pumpkin Festival Paradeof "This Week in Agri-Business." Samuelson's commitment to agriculture has bee
Orion Samuelson to lead Sycamore Pumpkin Festival Parade
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
of "This Week in Agri-Business." Samuelson's commitment to agriculture has been well-recognized. In 1998, the American Farm Bureau Federation honored then-Kansas Sen. Robert Dole and Samuelson with the AFBF Distinguished Service Award, its... Read more
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The MidWeek
New foundation grant to fund community economic developmentbetween the Community Foundation, DeKalb County Government, DeKalb County Econo
New foundation grant to fund community economic development
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
between the Community Foundation, DeKalb County Government, DeKalb County Economic Development Corporation, DeKalb County Farm Bureau, and Northern Illinois University Center for Governmental Studies. The partnering organizations created a DeKalb... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Grassley says Planned Parenthood not intentionally ‘de-funded’think we’ll be doing a Far Bill kind of early, because farmers are going to hav
Grassley says Planned Parenthood not intentionally ‘de-funded’
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
think we’ll be doing a Far Bill kind of early, because farmers are going to have trouble financing. NDN: You picked up the Farm Bureau of Iowa’s announcement. How much do you think about endorsements at this point in the election cycle, with less... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Speaker encourages farmers to keep moving industry forward Kevin Robson, Michigan Farm Bureau District 3 director, recently spoke at the
Speaker encourages farmers to keep moving industry forward
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
Kevin Robson, Michigan Farm Bureau District 3 director, recently spoke at the Monroe County Farm Bureau's annual meeting. DUNDEE — Monroe County farmers should continue to farm “outside the... Read more
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Food Business Review
My Fit Foods secures new growth equity investment from American Farm Bureau Federation Published 21 September 2016 My Fit Foods, a producer and retailer of fresh a
My Fit Foods secures new growth equity investment from American Farm Bureau Federation
Food Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
Published 21 September 2016 My Fit Foods, a producer and retailer of fresh and flavorful prepared meals, announced that it has secured an investment from the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Agriculture a(moo)sementcalf at the 16th annual Ag Education Tour Tuesday, at Robert and Lisa Peachey’s
Agriculture a(moo)sement
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
calf at the 16th annual Ag Education Tour Tuesday, at Robert and Lisa Peachey’s farm in Belleville. The Mifflin County Farm Bureau hosts the annual tour for all of the third grade students in Mifflin County. This year, nearly 500 students... Read more
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