Tag: Farm Bureau

Would-be farmers get chance to lease land on education farm

The Fauquier Education Farm is offering four would-be farmers the chance to cultivate their own quarter-acre garden plot.


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Farmers remain engaged in legislative session

For Virginia farmers, January is a time for tax preparation, livestock births, equipment maintenance and professional conferences.


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Virginia Farm Bureau Federation receives national award for marketing software for farmers

Virginia Farm Bureau Federation was one of six state Farm Bureaus honored for innovation Jan. 7 with an American Farm Bureau Federation New Horizon Award.


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Virginia Young Farmers honored at national convention

Two couples representing Virginia Farm Bureau Federation were named national runners-up and a third Virginian was a semifinalist in annual American Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers & Ranchers competitions.


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VALOR helps farmers improve leadership, communications skills

A Virginia Tech program is helping Virginia Farm Bureau members improve their leadership and communications skills to support the state’s largest industry.


Farm Bureau foundation, Agriculture in the Classroom strengthen collaboration

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture and the National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization are strengthening their collaboration.


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Farm Bureau asks for parameters on GMO labeling rule

The American Farm Bureau Federation has submitted comments regarding a GMO labeling law that it supported in 2016.


Drivers urged to watch for farm equipment on highways

Fall is one of the busiest times for farmers to move harvesting equipment on public roads.


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Congressman asks Farm Bureau board for input

Rep. Dave Brat, R-7th, told Virginia Farm Bureau Federation board members he would welcome their input on the debate over the 2018 Farm Bill.


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Virginia Farm Bureau Federation AgPAC endorses 94 candidates for House seats

Virginia Farm Bureau Federation AgPAC has announced its endorsement of 94 candidates for seats in the Virginia House of Delegates.


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