U.S. Senate passes Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019

U.S. Senate passes Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019

The U.S. Senate recently passed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019, which will allow the House and Senate Appropriations Committees to draft the 12 appropriation bills for fiscal year 2022 before the end of the current fiscal year. The bill will now go to President...
MFBF provides three students with summer internships

MFBF provides three students with summer internships

Each summer, MFBF hires interns to provide students with the opportunity to learn more about Farm Bureau and to gain real-life work experience. Thank you to our 2019 summer interns! Will Baugh, General Intern, Mississippi State University Emily Sykes, Communications...
Row crop farmers find success after loss

Row crop farmers find success after loss

Losing a loved one stands out as one of the most heart-wrenching and challenging times in most people’s lives. It tests people and forces them to find a new normal. In 2009, Billy and Brittany Rodgers experienced a loss greater than any other in their lives when...
North MS Beef Expo to be held in Verona and Batesville

North MS Beef Expo to be held in Verona and Batesville

The Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation, along with Mississippi State University Extension, the United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service, Mississippi Cattlemen’s Association, Wade Incorporated and Mississippi Land Bank, will host...
Makenzi Blakeney attends AFBF Boot Camp

Makenzi Blakeney attends AFBF Boot Camp

Makenzi Blakeney, a Jasper County Farm Bureau member, recently attended American Farm Bureau Federation’s summer Women’s Communications Boot Camp, focusing on public speaking, working with the media and content messaging.