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Aug 16, 2018

A new federal crop insurance product for dairy farmers is now available. 

Aug 14, 2018

The Trump administration last week returned more water-permitting authority to states, a move the American Farm Bureau Federation says will mean faster, better and more affordable decision-making. Micheal Clements has more.

Aug 9, 2018

The American Farm Bureau Federation says agriculture is being batted back and forth in the current rounds of trade tariffs. Micheal Clements has more.

Aug 7, 2018

Cotton is once again a covered commodity in the farm bill. Chad Smith has more. 

Aug 2, 2018

Members of Congress and other agriculture leaders are gathering in North Carolina Friday to denounce frivolous nuisance lawsuits that threaten the livelihood of livestock producers. Micheal Clements has more. 

Jul 31, 2018

Legislation to help farmers stay connected in the field is advancing toward the finish line. Micheal Clements has more. 

Jul 27, 2018

The Trump administration announced this week a $12 billion relief package to help the nation’s farmers who are currently struggling under the weight of current trade disputes. While the help is appreciated, farmers are waiting to hear more details on how the relief will be distributed. Chad Smith has more.

Jul 24, 2018

The American Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Committee is in Washington, D.C., hosting a Communications Boot Camp for women involved in agriculture who want to speak up about current agricultural issues. One of the issues they have discussed is trade. Chad Smith has more. 

Jul 19, 2018

The American Farm Bureau Federation says farmers will suffer if the trade war continues. Micheal Clements has more. 

Jul 17, 2018

Recovery efforts continue in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria, which struck nearly a year ago and could change where some of our food comes from in the future. Micheal Clements has more.

Jul 12, 2018

An Arizona farmer urged lawmakers Thursday to reform the Endangered Species Act and restore common sense to a regulatory regime that has grown out of control. Micheal Clements has more. 

Jul 10, 2018

USDA's June Acreage Report showed that soybeans are king for the first time since 1983. Chad Smith has more. 

Jul 5, 2018

Some of America's biggest trading partners are retaliating against the Trump administration's steel and aluminum tariffs with tariffs of their own. Chad Smith has more. 

Jul 3, 2018

American Farm Bureau is encouraged by last week's Senate passage of the farm bill, but work lies ahead for the conference committee that will resolve differences between the Senate and House-passed bill. Chad Smith has more. 

Jun 28, 2018

Senate passage of the farm bill moves the legislation closer to the finish line. Micheal Clements has more. 

Jun 21, 2018

With the House vote on the farm bill expected in a few hours, farmers and ranchers need to tell lawmakers to pass this critical legislation today. Micheal Clements has more. 

Jun 19, 2018

Recent data shows participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program is declining. Micheal Clements has more. 

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