Archive for November, 2018

Farm Bill Negotiators Resume Talks

Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow signaled Tuesday that face-to-face talks among the top four farm bill negotiators will resume this week, and she is upbeat enough to hope for a deal by Thanksgiving.
“I hope so. It’s doable,” the Michigan Democrat said.
“I feel confident the…

11 Nov 5:14 PM 0 Read More...

Farm Bill at Top of President’s Idea List in New Orleans

Speaking on the economy in New Orleans Friday – President Barack Obama again addressed three things he believes Republicans and Democrats can join together to do to make progress in the area of business growth and job creation right now. The farm bill was first on his list. President Obama said…

11 Nov 4:31 PM 0 Read More...

Bringing the Heat for Immigration Reform

Immigration reform is a huge issue for the nation’s farmers and ranchers. AFBF labor specialist Kristi Boswell explains why it’s such a big deal and what Congress needs to do to get it done…

11 Nov 4:17 PM 0 Read More...

Navigating the Future: 2013 Annual Convention

You’re invited to attend the 95th annual Indiana Farm Bureau Convention, Dec. 13–14 at the Grand Wayne Convention Center. The annual convention offers an excellent opportunity for farmers from around the state to connect with each other.
Fun, philanthropy on the convention schedule
While much of IFB’s…

11 Nov 3:59 PM 0 Read More...

Proposed tax reform could have significant impact on Hoosier farmers

Source: Hooser Farmer
Author: By Kyle Cline, Public Policy Team

U.S. House Ways and Means Committee Republicans have been having member-only meetings since returning from the August recess to hash out the details of a tax reform bill now expected to be released in November.

While information coming…

11 Nov 12:24 PM 0 Read More...