MFBF reminds poultry producers to sign up for CFAP

MFBF reminds poultry producers to sign up for CFAP

Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation leadership and staff recently mailed a memorandum to all Mississippi poultry producers, informing them of the federal assistance now available to contract poultry growers who sustained a loss in revenue from the ongoing impacts of...
Legislature continues work virtually due to COVID-19

Legislature continues work virtually due to COVID-19

The past two weeks of the legislative session have been full of committee meetings. The first two weeks of the session are usually full of ceremonies and bill introductions. In light of several members testing positive for the COVID-19 virus, the Senate and the House...
South African farm labor exempt from travel ban

South African farm labor exempt from travel ban

The U.S. State Department clarified its ban on noncitizens entering the United States from South Africa. A Biden administration proclamation suspended travel from several countries due to COVID-19 concerns. The State Department clarified that agriculture workers...