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Latest News Releases from Utah Farm Bureau.




Utah Farm Bureau names Clayton Beckstead as regional manager


The Utah Farm Bureau Federation has named Clayton Beckstead as its new northeast regional manager.

Farm Bill Vote a Blow to America’s Farmers and Ranchers


The risk management tools of the farm bill are too important, particularly at a time of depressed farm prices.

Farm Bureau Hails Publishing of Food Disclosure Standard


AFBF President Zippy Duvall hailed the proposed food disclosure standard in a statement issued recently.

Advocates Made as Utah’s Young Farmers and Ranchers Visit Washington


Though many hands are needed to get the work going on the farm, the Utah Farm Bureau recently sent the largest contingent of young farmers and ranchers ever to Washington, D.C.

Leopold Conservation Award Program Seeks Utah Nominees


Know a Utah farmer, rancher or forester who goes above and beyond in the care and management of natural resources? Nominate them for the 2018 Utah Leopold Conservation Award®.

11 Enviro-Facts About Farmers and Ranchers


Check out 11 enviro-facts about how farmers produce a bounty of food for consumers below.

Utah Farm Bureau publishes 100-year illustrated history


Copies of the hardcover book are available for purchase online for $25

Farm Bureau Statement on Chinese Tariff Announcements


Farm Bureau statement on today’s Chinese tariff announcement

FarmTownStrong Website Provides Help in Battling the Rural Opioid Epidemic


Statistics show that opioids were responsible for more than 42,000 deaths in 2016

Bumpy Ride for U.S. Agriculture


If U.S. agricultural exports go down, the pain will be felt by shippers, food manufacturers and thousands of employees who work in those sectors.