IFB delegates debate national, natural resources policy
New policy regarding the H-2A work program was passed.
Published December 26, 2019 Source: | Tags: IFB annual meeting, policy
County Farm Bureau delegates retain pesticide policy
A proposed addition was voted down with worries it would slow the development of new technology.
Published December 23, 2019 Source: | Tags: IFB annual meeting
IFB president 'ecstatic' with House USMCA vote
The vote was 385 - 41.
Published December 20, 2019 Source: | Tags: USMCA, trade, Illinois Farm Bureau President Richard Guebert Jr.
IFB says USDA's interim hemp rules difficult for growers
Organization plans to file official comments before the new deadline of Jan. 29.
Published December 18, 2019 Source: | Tags: industrial hemp, Bill Bodine
IFB Young Leader chairwoman: 'Who else should be in this room?'
Kaylee Heap may not have grown up on a farm, but found a passion in the agriculture industry.
Published December 17, 2019 Source: | Tags: Young Leaders
Local Farmer Veteran Coalition launched at IFB Annual Meeting
The launch of the Illinois Chapter of the Farmer Veteran Coalition marks the 10th state chapter of the national organization.
Published December 13, 2019 Source: | Tags: IFB annual meeting, Farmer Veteran Coalition
USDA Deputy Secretary Censky addresses IFB Delegates
Steve Censky provides updates on trade, broadband and other key ag issues.
Published December 12, 2019 Source: | Tags: IFB annual meeting, USDA Deputy Secretary Censky