Farm Bureau News

Policy newcomers embody next-level grassroots engagement

Posted on 10/3/2019
Newcomers to Michigan Farm Bureau’s state-level policy development committee came together for the first time Sept. 24 for a packed day of orientation and crash course on the issues they’re charged with sifting and sorting next month.

Ag Art Gallery to spotlight members’ creative side

Posted on 10/3/2019
Entries are ramping up for the inaugural Agricultural Art Gallery, a new fundraising effort of the Michigan Foundation for Agriculture debuting at MFB’s 100th Annual Meeting, Dec. 3-5 in Grand Rapids. The first-of-its-kind competition is looking to s

Ag Awareness Meeting

Posted on 9/17/2019
Wednesday, September 25

Ionia County Resource Recovery Program

Posted on 9/17/2019
September 21, 2019: Ionia Collection

Careers Focus Conference

Posted on 9/12/2019

Delegates Wanted

Posted on 9/12/2019
We are looking for Ionia County members to serve as delegates at the State Annual Meeting.

MFB redistricting takes effect at 2019 annual meeting

Posted on 10/3/2019
A redistricting of Michigan Farm Bureau districts will mean some real-world changes for members across the northern Lower Peninsula.

Register now for National FFA Convention Experience

Posted on 9/4/2019
The Michigan FFA Alumni & Friends welcomes registrations for their National FFA Convention Experience Trip during the 92nd National FFA Convention & Expo, Oct. 30-31 in Indianapolis.

October deadlines for Karker, White-Reinhardt grants & scholarships

Posted on 9/4/2019
Michigan Farm Bureau’s Marge Karker Scholarship offers three $1,000 scholarships to students enrolled in an agricultural program at Michigan State University.

Summer Workshop Series

Posted on 6/20/2019
Four nights, four topics, and free to attend. Workshops will be held on Tuesday nights 6:00-8:00pm on various farms in the area. Light refreshments and snacks will be provided.

Fed up? Then step up.

Posted on 6/20/2019

MFB Redistricting: Impact on Elections at Annual Meeting

Posted on 10/3/2019
Michigan Farm Bureau’s pending redistricting plan means change is coming to the organization’s board of directors. The new 12-district arrangement takes effect at the beginning of 2019 Annual Meeting, Dec. 3-5 in Grand Rapids.

Lansing Legislative Seminar

Posted on 6/20/2019
Members are invited to attend Lansing Legislative Seminar February 26, 2019 at the Lansing Center.

Ag. Day Planning Meeting March 11

Posted on 6/20/2019
Ionia County Farm Bureau is discussing hosting an Ag. Awareness/Rural Education Day in 2020.

Voice of Agriculture Conference 2018

Posted on 6/20/2019
Ionia County Farm Bureau members attended the Voice of Agriculture Conference in Grand Rapids.

Ionia County Young Farmers Compete in Discussion Meet

Posted on 6/20/2019
Young Farmers compete in District Discussion Meet

Hunting Lease Agreement

Posted on 6/20/2019

Agricultural Labor & Safety Services

Posted on 6/20/2019
Agricultural Labor & Safety Services (ALSS) through Michigan Farm Bureau offers a wide variety of products and services related to regulatory compliance in the agricultural industry and related businesses.