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 3 Ways We All Benefit from the Farm Bill


America’s farmers and ranchers are not the only ones that benefit from the farm bill

Join us for FUSION Ag Conference, January 26-27, 2018 in St. George


The Utah Farm Bureau and the Dairy Council of Utah-Nevada are joining together at the 2018 FUSION Conference to offer powerful breakouts and the largest agriculture tradeshow in Utah. The meetings will take place January 26-27 at the Dixie Center in sunny St. George.

Farm Bureau Elects New Grassroots Leaders


Utah Farm Bureau President Ron Gibson was elected to the American Farm Bureau's Board of Directors, and Wasatch County's Russ Kohler was elected Chairman of the American Farm Bureau's Young Farmers & Ranchers Committee.

Utah Farm & Ranch Leaders Travel to Nashville for National Agriculture Conference


Approximately 90 agricultural leaders and Utah Farm Bureau members will be traveling to Nashville, Tennessee to join more than 6,000 other agricultural leaders from around the country at the American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) 99th 2018 AFBF Annual Convention and IDEAg Trade Show, January 5-10, 2018.

Farm Groups Launch ‘Farm Town Strong’ Campaign to Address Rural Opioid Epidemic


Farm Bureau and Farmers Union announced a new campaign to raise awareness of the opioid crisis impacting farming communities

The Greatest Hardships Bring Out the Greatest Resolve in Rural America


The New Year is a time for new beginnings, when we resolve to do better, try harder, and make more of a difference in the lives around us

USU Extension Receives Grant for Training Next Generation of Farmers


Utah State University Extension recently received a grant worth $599,615 from the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program to help increase the number of beginning farmers in the Mountain West.

Cache County farmer wins  Utah Farm Bureau Discussion Meet


Samantha Smith of Cache County won the 2017 Utah Farm Bureau Young Farmer and Rancher Discussion Meet.

Farmers Should Focus on Effective Tax Rate


As Congress considers changes to the federal tax code, farmers and ranchers need to consider how proposed revisions will impact the overall effective tax rate for their agricultural businesses.

American Agriculture Can’t Afford to Lose out on Trade


International trade is incredibly important to hundreds of thousands of American farm and ranch families.