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Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Seeks Increased Protection
for Landowners
with Gas and Oil Leases

Farmers Urge House to Move Quickly on Senate Passed Bills

Pennsylvania Farm Bureau is applauding the state Senate for passing three bills
that would provide additional protection for landowners involved in leases
with natural gas and oil companies.

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Hundreds of Pennsylvania Farmers Discuss Priority Issues with State General Assembly

PA Farm Bureau Members Urge Lawmakers to Take Action on Pension Reform

 More than 350 farmers from across Pennsylvania met with members of the state General Assembly to discuss priority issues affecting farm families. Read more

Pennsylvania Farm Bureau
members discuss local
concerns during
Local Government Week

Young Farmer and Rancher 2014 Conference

yfandr-conference-webMatt Lohr, who was Virginia's 14th Commissioner of Agriculture, talks to young farmers about "Making an Impact" during Pennsylvania Farm Bureau's 2014 State Young Farmer and Rancher Leadership Conference in State College.

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.
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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. Read More


Pennsylvania Farm Bureau has produced a television program focusing on a new effort by farmers to become more engaged with their customers.  "Bridging the Food Gap" explores how farmers are intensifying outreach to consumers to talk about how food is raised and grown. Learn More