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Iowa Farm Bureau leaders advance policy supporting Iowa crop and livestock farmers at 102nd virtual American Farm Bureau Annual Convention


Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF) voting delegates virtually joined delegates representing all 50 state Farm Bureaus this week during the 102nd American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) Annual Convention to approve resolutions that will guide the grassroots organization on national policy throughout 2021.

Iowa Farm Bureau $2,500 renewable scholarship applications due Feb. 26


It’s not too late to apply for Iowa Farm Bureau Federation’s (IFBF) $2,500 scholarship, awarded to 27 eligible Iowa high school seniors and renewable for four years (up to $10,000).

Property taxpayer protection and development of Iowa ethanol standard are among 2021 legislative priorities for Iowa Farm Bureau


The Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF), Iowa’s largest grassroots farm organization, will focus its 2021 legislative lobbying efforts on issues most important to members, including protecting property taxpayers.

Iowa Farm Bureau and Fareway launch "Fill Your Freezer" contest for chance to win $200 meat gift card in all Iowa Fareway stores


The contest runs through January 31, and one winner from each Fareway location in Iowa will be announced in February.

Registration now open for Iowa Farm Bureau's virtual Young Farmer Conference


Due to the ongoing pandemic, this year’s conference will be held virtually Jan. 29 and 30 and features two dynamic keynote speakers, eight live breakout sessions, networking opportunities and more.

Iowa Farm Bureau concludes virtual 102nd Annual Meeting celebrating member achievements, young farmer leaders and bright opportunities in agriculture


Due to COVID-19 proclamations and necessary safety precautions, the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF) held a virtual 2020 business session electing leaders for the organization on Dec. 18, with only county voting delegates invited to participate in person from designated locations in their region.