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About 150 farmers from across Pennsylvania gathered on Capitol
Hill seeking support from Pennsylvania’s Congressional Delegation on critical issues impacting agriculture. Pennsylvania Farm Bureau (PFB) members discussed a wide variety of topics with lawmakers, including the need to enact comprehensive immigration reform legislation that addresses the needs of farmers through an agricultural worker program. Read More
Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5th District) has been recognized for his work on behalf of American farm families with the Golden Plow Award, which is the highest honor the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) presents to members of Congress.
Pennsylvania Farm Families Highlight Growing Healthy Food at Food Check-Out Week Events (All-Time Donations to Ronald McDonald Houses Exceed $896,000) – Pennsylvania Farm Bureau (PFB) is celebrating Food Check-Out Week (FCOW), February 16-22, which recognizes that farmers deeply care about growing and raising healthy food for consumers.
PA Farm Bureau: New Farm Bill Provides Stability for Farm Families - Pennsylvania Farm Bureau (PFB) says the 2014 Farm Bill, which was signed into law by President Obama today, provides stability for farm families as they make food production decisions now and for years to come.
PA Farm Bureau Reacts Favorably to Governor's Proposed Budget for Agriculture – Pennsylvania Farm Bureau says Governor Corbett's proposed budget for agriculture provides a positive starting point for further discussions on spending for key programs affecting farm families, the agriculture industry and Pennsylvania consumers.