Sonya Johnson Receives National Ag Advocate Award

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Sonya Johnson of Fallon was awarded the National Ag Advocate Award on June 28 during the 2013 National Agriculture in the Classroom Conference in Minneapolis, MN. Johnson has worked tirelessly as an advocate for agriculture for more than 30 years. Johnson, along with other volunteer leaders created a formal Ag in the Classroom program in Nevada with efforts through the … Read More

Western Nevada College Specialty Crop Institute Offers ‘Value-Added’ Lavender Workshop

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The Western Nevada College Specialty Crop Institute offers a Value-added Lavender Workshop on Monday, Aug. 19, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., at the Carson City campus, It will include a lavender farm tour. Cost is $35 for those registering by August 12, $45 afterward. Lunch is included. Seating is limited, and registration is required. The workshop will begin at Campie’s … Read More

Farm Bureau Policy Working For You

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Farm Bureau Policy Working For You By Hank Combs Policy is a word that is used a lot at Farm Bureau. While there are many important facets of Farm Bureau, policy ranks close to the top of the list. Strong Farm Bureau policy positions lay the foundation for a strong organization. What makes policy so vital? It provides the direction … Read More

Agriculture Labor Reform

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Agricultural Labor Reform To Benefit All of Agriculture “The time is long overdue for our nation to have a comprehensive agricultural labor plan that works for all sectors of agriculture and across all regions of our nation.” Those are the words of American Farm Bureau President Bob Stallman. He is correct, and now there is a plan that addresses the … Read More

Farm Bureau…Working For All of Agriculture

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“We are the voice of Nevada Agriculture.” That is Farm Bureau’s motto, and we live up to it every day. Farm Bureau is a grassroots organization which is guided by member-developed policy. As a Federation, the state organization is comprised of county Farm Bureaus. Each county Farm Bureau is active through the involvement of a group of leaders who engage … Read More