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“Our nation’s top scientists agree that crops enhanced through GMO technology are safe, and this bill will act to stop the expansion of state laws that threaten interstate marketing and effectively ignore science,” said AFBF President Zippy Duvall.

 

 

 

 

    American Farm Bureau supports national GMO pre-emption bill

    June 28, 2016—The American Farm Bureau Federation is supporting proposed Senate legislation that establishes federal pre-emption of what was expected to grow into an unruly patchwork of state-by-state mandatory GMO labeling laws.Read More

    Farm Bureau pleased House Republicans seek to rein in troublesome regulations

    June 29, 2016—As challenging as price swings, drought, disease and other everyday perils are for farmers and ranchers, excessive federal regulation remains one of the biggest threats to agriculture, American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall noted in a recent letter to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wis.). Read More

    FAA rule clears drones for take-off in agriculture

    June 28, 2016—While the Federal Aviation Administration’s recently released drone rule does not include all of the recommendations Farm Bureau to the agency made last year, the regulation provides a path to integrating this emerging technology into agriculture. Read More


     

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