Items Tagged with 'Michigan Farm Bureau'
House Bill 4234 provides $15M to lending institutions for farm loan interest rate reductions.
Farmers may feel the trickle-down effect of a possible interest rate reduction. Read More
Double-Up Food Bucks, technology would be most notable investments.
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer unveiled her Fiscal Year 2020 executive budget recommendation earlier this month. Read More
Whole Farm Revenue Protection allows farmers to buy insurance policy to cover whole farm, not individual crops.
After being engulfed in a trade war between the U.S., Mexico, Canada and China, farmers now have some positives to look forward to this year. Read More
MDARD launches website to share global ag-related research with local growers.
Farmers now might find it easier to export their commodities to other countries. Read More
Delegates from Michigan Farm Bureau were successful in their efforts to advance several Michigan policy recommendations during the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 2018 Annual Meeting in Nashville, including revisions to AFBF dairy and farm program policy. Read More
A law firm has filed a motion to intervene in a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers on behalf of the Michigan Farm Bureau, arguing that the new federal Clean Water Rule’s definition of “waters of the U.S.” is overly broad and will hurt farmers across the state. Read More