For Farm Bureau Members
Farmers Feeding Utah looks to give Northern Utah a hand up through its second ‘Miracle Project’
5/28/2020 1:00:00 AM
After making the first delivery of what will be more than 100,000 pounds of food to Utah’s Navajo neighbors, Farmers Feeding Utah is launching its second miracle project: Miracle Project Northern Utah.
Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act Signed Into Law
4/25/2020 12:30:00 AM
Congress recently passed the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, and it was signed into law by the President on April 24, providing an additional $320 Billion in funding for the PPP.
What’s in USDA’s New Coronavirus Food Assistance Program?
4/23/2020 2:00:00 AM
While the details of this package are still not fully known, the $16 billion in direct support to livestock, specialty and non-specialty crops will help to offset COVID-19-related losses as well as $3 billion in commodity purchases
USDA Announces Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
4/18/2020 3:00:00 AM
President Trump directed USDA to craft this $19 billion immediate relief program to provide critical support to our farmers and ranchers, maintain the integrity of our food supply chain, and ensure every American continues to receive and have access to the food they need.
Social Distancing and Bull Buying During the Covid-19 Situation
4/16/2020 1:00:00 AM
Due to the social distancing mandates, many on site bull sales have been cancelled or modified to be strictly internet based auctions. While not ideal, this process still provides tools and information to continue to make genetic progress forr beef herds
Coronavirus Sends Crop and Livestock Prices into a Tailspin
4/10/2020 7:00:00 AM
The economic uncertainty related to the impact of COVID-19 on the global economy and the demand destruction for many agricultural products contributed to significant price declines for ethanol, crops and animal proteins. While these commodity futures have declined significantly, one thing is certain, these futures prices are going to change
What is the impacts of the CARES Act for Food and Agriculture?
3/27/2020 2:00:00 AM
The Senate passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, which provides a number of food- and agriculture-related benefits, ensure farmers have the financial resources they need to offset the more immediate economic impacts of the virus
Coronavirus Emphasizes Challenges for Rural Communities
3/17/2020 1:00:00 AM
With schools and offices throughout the country closed to stem the spread of COVID-19, access to broadband is critical as students and employees transition to online classrooms and teleworking and the general public tries to stay connected and informed.