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Tama County manufacturer celebrated as stabilizing force in the community earns Iowa Farm Bureau's 'Renew Rural Iowa Entrepreneur Award'


Traer-based Clearline Industries has been a staple of the community since its founding in 1979, and has earned this month’s Iowa Farm Bureau ‘Renew Rural Iowa Entrepreneur Award’ for the many ways the company has positively impacted the community.

Iowa Farm Bureau successfully champions important Iowa policy to protect and benefit Iowans at 97th American Farm Bureau Annual Convention


Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF) voting delegates joined delegates representing all 50 state Farm Bureaus this week to approve resolutions that will guide the grassroots organization throughout 2016.

Protecting Property Taxpayers, Continuing Progress in Conservation and Addressing School Infrastructure Funding Among Iowa Farm Bureau Priorities for 2016 Legislative Session


Iowa Farm Bureau Federation’s 2016 (IFBF) priorities are focused on securing adequate funding to continue to advance Iowa’s water quality efforts, extending funding mechanisms that protect property taxpayers and address school infrastructure funding.

Iowa Farm Bureau-Mentored AccuGrain Wins Top Entrepreneur of the Year at 97th American Farm Bureau Annual Convention in Orlando


AccuGrain, a Rose Hill, Iowa-based agricultural technology startup, was named the Rural Entrepreneurship Initiative (REI) Challenge winner during the American Farm Bureau (AFBF) Annual Convention and IDEAg Trade Show held January 8-13.

Iowa Farm Bureau Receives Top Honors at American Farm Bureau Annual Convention


Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF), Iowa's largest grassroots farm organization, received several honors, including the Pinnacle Award, for the third consecutive year at the American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) 97th Annual Convention in Orlando, Florida.

New exclusive savings on Cat® Construction Equipment will help Iowa Farm Bureau farmers install and maintain conservation measures on their farm


Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF) members can now save up to $2,000 on their purchases of Cat agricultural construction equipment, including machines used to construct and maintain soil conservation practices as well as machines to manage livestock feed or manure.