Join Illinois Farm Bureau for the 2020 Governmental Affairs Leadership Conference. This one-day event will highlight Illinois Farm Bureau legislative priorities, provide insights from nationally recognized speakers and end with a legislative reception with members of the Illinois General Assembly.
Farm Planning: Keeping family in family farm. COUNTRY Financial® has teamed up with your local county Farm Bureau to host upcoming farm legacy seminars near you With proper preparation, we can help make sure you pass your family farm from one generation to the next.
The FOOD SAFETY MODERNIZATION ACT (FSMA): PRODUCE RULE impacts almost all fruit and vegetable growers. If you grow, harvest, pack, or hold produce, you may be subject to part or all of the Produce Rule. IFB host's free Produce Safety Alliance Grower Trainings for specialty growers.
IFB conducts annual international or domestic study tours to enhance farmers’ understanding of market opportunities, issues impacting Illinois farmers’ competitiveness and to create a group of leaders to advocate on specific priority trade, marketing, infrastructure and other issues.
Illinois Farm Bureau wants you to not just grow but thrive. Our Live Local conference will help farmers learn how to increase profits, develop a sustainable business and grow market demand to build long-lasting family farms. The engaging 3-day conference that will bring local farmers, local organizations and local businesses together to network and help build the needed infrastructure for a long-lasting marketplace for farmers in Illinois.