Mississippi Legislative session begins with appointments

Mississippi Legislative session begins with appointments

The 2019 Mississippi Legislative session kicked off this week with business, appointing members to new leadership positions within the Legislature. Senate President Pro Tempore Terry C. Burton of Newton resigned. He will be replaced by Sen. Gray Tollison of Oxford for...
MFBF hosting YF&R Leadership Conference in Memphis

MFBF hosting YF&R Leadership Conference in Memphis

As young farmers and ranchers across Mississippi manage their operations it’s important for them to gather periodically to exchange ideas, learn how one commodity affects another, and discover they are not alone in their pursuit to feed the world. That is why...
Winter Commodity Conference to be hosted in Jackson

Winter Commodity Conference to be hosted in Jackson

As 2018 comes to a close, the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation is reflecting on ways to better assists its members in 2019. One way the organization plans on doing that is hosting the 2019 Winter Commodity Conference in Jackson on January 28-29. Members from across...
President Trump signs 2018 Farm Bill into law

President Trump signs 2018 Farm Bill into law

Farmers, ranchers and rural Mississippians can now breath a sigh of relief. The U.S. Senate and House of Representatives have passed the Farm Bill, and President Donald Trump has signed it into law. For Mississippi, the 2018 Farm Bill provides for farm policy, land...