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OKFB honored with four AFBF State Awards of Excellence

Oklahoma Farm Bureau was recognized with four American Farm Bureau State Awards of Excellence for outstanding programs and achievements during 2022. OKFB was recognized for accomplishments in advocacy, coalitions and partnerships, engagement and outreach, and leadership and business development, earning awards in all four program areas. OKFB highlights from 2022 included partnering with county Farm …

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Cast Your Vote Now for People’s Choice Pup

The American Farm Bureau Federation is looking for your vote. Chad Smith has more on the People’s Choice Pup Contest Voting is open right now for People’s Choice Pup sponsored by the American Farm Bureau Federation. Terri Moore, vice president of communications at AFBF, says voters can choose their favorite among five finalists for the title of …

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AFBF President Zippy Duvall Talks about What Farm Bureau wants in the Farm Bill and what is expected in 2023

At the National Association of Farm Broadcasters, Farm Director KC Sheperd caught up with American Farm Bureau president Zippy Duvall to talk about this year’s cost of Thanksgiving dinner, obstacles they have faced this year, and what they would like to see in the 2023 Farm Bill. Duvall says it seems like every year the …

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Optimistic Keynote Slated for 2023 American Farm Bureau Convention

Bert Jacobs, co-founder and Chief Executive Optimist of the $150 million lifestyle brand Life is Good®, will address attendees as general session keynote speaker during the 2023 American Farm Bureau Convention. When Jacobs and his brother John started the company in 1994, they had $78 in their pockets, lived out of their van and sold …

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