The American Farm Bureau Federation has hailed the formation of the U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance an “unprecedented initiative and new opportunityâ€ for agricultural producers to engage with key audiences.
Founding of the alliance was announced in Kansas City, Mo. It was the culmination of a series of meetings since May. In October, farmer and rancher organizations met and voted to form a new organization, and 23 groups have joined the alliance. AFBF President Bob Stallman was elected to chair the executive committee. Continue Reading