November 18, 2019
While Michigan Farm Bureau (MFB) and the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) have long advocated for comprehensive agricultural labor reforms, the organizations are – unlike others – not being quick to support the Farm Workforce Modernization Act recently introduced in the U.S. House without further improvements.
November 14, 2019
Participating in a local Halloween festival scored both community-relations and member-involvement wins for the Clare County Farm Bureau.
Guest speakers at MFB’s 100th Annual Meeting include AFBF President Zippy Duvall and “leadership therapist” Scott Carbonara.
Community Groups responding to our recent discussion topic about state transportation funding showed general support for MFB policy, but also opportunities for “tweaking.”
The Michigan Senate this week approved legislation, 21-14, to repeal the Lower Peninsula’s feeding and baiting ban, enacted by the Natural Resources Commission in 2018.