Farm Bureau News

Marston Named to 2020/2021 MFB ProFILE class

Posted on 10/25/2019
LCFB Vice President, Matt Marston, chosen for MFB 2020-21 ProFILE leadership class

Agriculture Awareness Day Planned for May 28, 2020

Posted on 10/25/2019
2020 will mark the 18th year Livingston County Farm Bureau has held an education day specifically targeted for elementary students.

Ag Art Gallery to spotlight members’ creative side

Posted on 11/15/2019
Entries are ramping up for the inaugural Agricultural Art Gallery, a new fundraising effort of the Michigan Foundation for Agriculture debuting at MFB’s 100th Annual Meeting, Dec. 3-5 in Grand Rapids. The first-of-its-kind competition is looking to s

Policy newcomers embody next-level grassroots engagement

Posted on 10/3/2019
Newcomers to Michigan Farm Bureau’s state-level policy development committee came together for the first time Sept. 24 for a packed day of orientation and crash course on the issues they’re charged with sifting and sorting next month.

MFB redistricting takes effect at 2019 annual meeting

Posted on 10/3/2019
A redistricting of Michigan Farm Bureau districts will mean some real-world changes for members across the northern Lower Peninsula.

Register now for National FFA Convention Experience

Posted on 9/4/2019
The Michigan FFA Alumni & Friends welcomes registrations for their National FFA Convention Experience Trip during the 92nd National FFA Convention & Expo, Oct. 30-31 in Indianapolis.

October deadlines for Karker, White-Reinhardt grants & scholarships

Posted on 9/4/2019
Michigan Farm Bureau’s Marge Karker Scholarship offers three $1,000 scholarships to students enrolled in an agricultural program at Michigan State University.

Fed up? Then step up.

Posted on 6/20/2019

MFB Redistricting: Impact on Elections at Annual Meeting

Posted on 10/3/2019
Michigan Farm Bureau’s pending redistricting plan means change is coming to the organization’s board of directors. The new 12-district arrangement takes effect at the beginning of 2019 Annual Meeting, Dec. 3-5 in Grand Rapids.

Fritz Agency of Bad Axe honored for strong bond with county Farm Bureau

Posted on 3/7/2019
Bad Axe-based FBI agent Tim Fritz has earned the 2019 Cultivator Award for his efforts toward building strong relations with the Huron County Farm Bureau.