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At best, without an effective guest worker program, farmers won’t be able to expand their operations or will have to cut back on what they grow. At worst, they’ll go out of business, ultimately leading to more and more imports, especially fruits and vegetables, and higher food prices.

    Farmers continue to make the case for ag labor reform

    April 16, 2015—Whether they’re growing blackberries in Georgia, grain in North Dakota or leafy greens in California, farmers and ranchers across the country are in dire need of a reliable, skilled workforce. Read More

    House passes bill to eliminate estate taxes

    April 16, 2015—In their first vote on estate tax repeal in 10 years, House lawmakers passed the Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015, bringing farmers and ranchers one step closer to tax reform that will help their families invest in the future and pass their businesses onto the next generation, according to American Farm Bureau Federation President Bob Stallman. Read More

    Farm Bureau backs bill to sink controversial WOTUS rule

    April 16, 2015—The American Farm Bureau Federation today asked Congress to pass legislation ordering EPA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to withdraw the controversial Waters of the United States proposal.Read More


     

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