The Public Policy Department coordinates the implementation of Farm Bureau policy on state and national levels. This includes conducting and maintaining contact in the state and national legislative arenas, as well as with regulatory entities that govern our laws. The purpose of the Public Policy Department is to develop and implement a program that mobilizes the full resources of the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation to carry out the policy determined by the organization’s voting delegates.
The Public Policy Department is responsible for helping implement Farm Bureau environmental policy at a state and national level. Our Environmental Policy team works closely with the Mississippi Legislature and other state-elected officials, our Mississippi Congressional Delegation, other regulatory and governmental agencies, and the on environmental legislative that affect farmers and ranchers.