Government Affairs

CFBF Announces Positions on State Ballot Measures

May 8, 2018

Seeking to assure wise and focused use of public money, the California Farm Bureau Federation Board of Directors has voted to oppose a park bond on the June ballot and to support two ballot measures that would assure funds will be spent on projects to which they have been dedicated.

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CERCLA and EPCRA Reporting Exemptions

May 9, 2018

On December 18, 2008, EPA published a final rule that exempted most farms from certain release reporting requirements in CERCLA...

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Farm Bill Moves Forward

April 26, 2018

Now that the House Agriculture Committee has passed its version of the 2018 Farm Bill, federal policy analysts say they are hopeful House and Senate conferees can work in a bipartisan manner and reach an agreement on a new farm bill—and soon....

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2018 Farm Bill Draft Released Today

April 12, 2018

2018 Farm Bill Draft Released Today by House Ag Committee...

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