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September 12, 2018
Proceeds from Ottawa County’s second annual “Farms are the Tapas” event, Sept. 20 in Hudsonville, will go toward supporting farmland preservation efforts in this very ag-intensive western Michigan county.
September 5, 2018
Among Gov. Snyder’s selections are Livingston County Farm Bureau board member and crop farmer Matt Germane, and Washtenaw County Farm Bureau member and local drain commissioner Evan Pratt.
August 31, 2018
Michigan Farm Bureau and the Michigan Chamber of Commerce announced their support for working with Gov. Rick Snyder and the legislature to advance two proposals that prioritize sustainable, fiscally responsible environmental and water infrastructure investments.
July 3, 2018
Gov. Snyder signed Public Acts 267, 268 and 269 into law, creating three new oversight commissions aimed at increasing transparency and accountability within the state’s Department of Environmental Quality.
June 26, 2018
Several county Farm Bureau members were with Gov. Snyder as he signed House Bill 5638 into law as Public Act 209, finalizing science-based improvements to the state’s water withdrawal program.