Registration open for 2021 IFB Annual Meeting
Illinois Farm Bureau's Annual Meeting will return to the Palmer House and includes virtual options.
Published October 1, 2021 Source:
Advocating for ag in Washington, D.C.
Six Illinois farmers discussed top concerns, priorities with leaders in Washington.
Published September 27, 2021 Source:
IFB seeking grant applications for nutrient stewardship, pollinator projects
IFB will offer $150,000 for stewardship grants and $25,000 in grants for a new pollinator conservation program. The money is to support farmer-led projects.
Published September 22, 2021 Source:
IFB leaders in Washington for unconventional trip
The three-day trip marks the first Leaders to Washington since the pandemic began.
Published September 21, 2021 Source:
Farm Bureau efforts lead to Iroquois County Board resolution opposing refuge expansion
IFB supports voluntary, incentive-based conservation and environmental stewardship.
Published September 15, 2021 Source:
Proposed tax plan leaves stepped-up basis alone
“I think we’re seeing that our timely action request and our continued vocal opposition to any changes in stepped-up basis have gotten through to Capitol Hill and the Biden Administration," said Adam Nielsen, IFB director of national legisl…
Published September 13, 2021 Source:
New adopted legislator hosts Edwards County FB for visit
Edwards County Farm Bureau leaders visited the Chicago district of their newly adopted legislator.
Published September 7, 2021 Source:
Keep the current water rule, IFB urges
IFB's Lauren Lurkins recently spoke at three virtual EPA meetings.
Published September 6, 2021 Source:
IFB opposes state Senate’s controversial energy bill
“IFB has long opposed any provision that would grant eminent domain powers to Grain Belt Express transmission line to take private property,” said Bill Bodine, Illinois Farm Bureau director of regulatory and business affairs.
Published September 2, 2021 Source:
IFB announced YL award winners
Learn more about the Young Leader award winners.
Published August 27, 2021 Source: