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Published August 6, 2019There are many events on the Farmfest schedule, including a listening session with House Agriculture Committee members and the Minnesota congressional delegation. Hear more from Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation President Kevin Paap in the latest edition of the MFBF Update.
Published July 23, 2019Farmfest is August 6-8 in Redwood, Minnesota, and the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation has activities taking place at the show. Hear more from President Kevin Paap in this edition of the MFBF Update.
Published July 9, 2019Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation President Kevin Paap was in Washington DC, meeting with administration officials about trade. Hear more from Paap in this edition of the MFBF Update.
Published June 4, 2019Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has signed the bills passed in this year's legislative session. Director of Public Policy Amber Glaeser has a recap of the session in the MFBF Update, made possible by the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation. Listen now.
Published May 21, 2019During the final minutes the legislative session, the ag finance bill was tabled in the House. Associate Director of Public Policy Josie Lonetti explains what's in the conference report in the MFBF Update, made possible by the Minnesota Farm Bureau…
Published May 14, 2019It’s a busy time of year in St. Paul as the legislative session wraps up. Associate Director of Public Policy Josie Lonetti has this report from the legislature in the MFBF Update, made possible by the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation.
Published May 10, 2019The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed a rule to remove the gray wolf from Endangered Species Act protection. Minnesota Farm Bureau Director of Public Policy Amber Glaeser says wolf depredation remains an issue for the state’s livestock producers.…
Published April 11, 2019According to Minnesota Farm Bureau President Kevin Paap, Governor Tim Walz's order supporting pollinators is a step in the right direction. "For agriculture specifically, we want to make sure there is increased education and promotion of best management practices," says…
Published March 26, 2019Here’s the latest from the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation. From the farm to the halls of St. Paul, MFBF President Kevin Paap says it's a busy time for Farm Bureau. Hear more in this week's MFBF Update.