Farm Bureau News

Committee-appointment season around the corner

Posted on 11/21/2019
With committee appointment season upon us, it’s a great time to look for new avenues of involvement in your county Farm Bureau!

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.

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

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.

Ag Art Gallery to spotlight members’ creative side

Posted on 10/3/2019
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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Fed up? Then step up.

Posted on 6/20/2019

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.