American Farm Bureau Federation president Zippy Duvall today outlined the organization’s 2023 Farm Bill priorities. The priorities were identified by a working group of Farm Bureau members and staff from across the country.
AFBF’s overarching priorities include:
Continuing current farm bill program funding;
Maintaining a unified farm bill that includes nutrition programs and farm programs together;
Prioritizing risk management tools that include federal crop insurance and commodity programs;
Ensuring adequate USDA staffing and resources to provide technical assistance.
Listen to Duvall’s comments and press conference.
AFBF Farm Bill priorities 27:23