News & Media

VIDEO: Legislative Update 2/24

Another week of the 91st General Assembly is in the books and Jeff Pitchford, Arkansas Farm Bureau Director of Public Affairs & Government Relations - State Affairs, provides an update on all the activity farmers and ranchers need to know about.
Read More

Farm Bureau Press for Feb. 17, 2017

Photos, updates and news on all the latest Arkansas Farm Bureau events around the state, from Women's Committee activities to commodity conferences, Farmers' Day at the Capitol, workshops, market briefs and more.
Read More

VIDEO: Legislative Update 2/17

This week, Zac Bradley, Arkansas Farm Bureau Director of Public Affairs & Government Relations, offers a rundown on the key agriculture-related bills and activity at the Capitol.
Read More

PODCAST: UA, A-State Partner for Unique Poultry Science Degree Program

The Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas and Arkansas State University announced a partnership to help fill a need for more graduates in poultry science. In our latest podcast, hear ASU College of Agriculture, Engineering and Technology Dean Tim Burcham discuss the launch of this dual transfer "3-plus-1" bachelor’s degree program and its future benefits to the poultry industry in Arkansas.
Read More

PODCAST: Farmers' Day at the Capitol

More than 150 Arkansas farmers and ranchers participated in Arkansas Farm Bureau’s "Farmers’ Day at the Capitol" on Feb. 8. Agricultural producers met with their senators and representatives to speak with them in person about agricultural priorities. Listen to our interview with Jackson County farmer Jeff Rutledge, as he explains why the day was so important for the state’s largest industry.
Read More

VIDEO: Legislative Update 2/10

Jeff Pitchford, Arkansas Farm Bureau Director of Public Affairs & Government Relations - State Affairs, provides an update on bills and activity of importance to farmers and ranchers for the week of February 6-10.
Read More

VIDEO: Legislative Update 2/3

What happened during the fourth week of the legislative session? What bills are the ArFB team tracking? Find out in this video update from Jeff Pitchford, director of ArFB Public Affairs & Government Relations, State Affairs.
Read More

Arkansas Agriculture Magazine - Winter 2017

Read the latest issue to learn about the key policy issues for Arkansas Farm Bureau during the current legislative session, as well as planning for the next Farm Bill, crop price predictions for the year, dairy issues, an update on C&H Hog Farm, and more.
Read More

PODCAST: ArFB President Randy Veach on Ag Policy in 2017

Arkansas Farm Bureau President Randy Veach discusses agricultural priorities for 2017, as well as President Donald Trump's initial actions on international trade policy and his nominees to lead the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Environmental Protection Agency.
Read More