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  • USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service is now accepting applications for the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP).

Conservation easement program applications now open

Applications for the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP) are now being accepted. ACEP, reauthorized through the 2018 Farm Bill, funds easements for agricultural lands and wetlands. The program is administered by the U.S. Department of [...]


  • Eminent domain abuse is something Lynne and Bill Keys know all too well with four pipelines running through their family farm.

Eminent domain takes more than just land

By Jennifer Dorsett Field Editor The land lies dormant, waiting for the promise of spring. Stalks from last year’s cotton [...]

  • Two U.S. agencies will work together to oversee the production of human food products obtained from livestock and poultry cells.

USDA, FDA partner on cell-cultured foods

By Justin Walker Communications Specialist Two U.S. agencies will work together to oversee the production of human food products obtained [...]

  • Know a teacher hungry for more information about agriculture? Encourage them to sign up for TFB’s Summer Ag Institute. Applications are due April 18.

Summer Ag Institute helps teachers dig into agriculture

By Julie Tomascik Editor Texas teachers will get to the science of agriculture this summer. Teachers will get a first-hand [...]

  • The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the opening of the 2019 scholarship application cycle for the USDA/1890 National Scholars Program.

USDA announces 1890 National Scholars Program opportunity

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the opening of the 2019 scholarship application cycle for the USDA/1890 National Scholars [...]

  • Bee County Farm Bureau member James O’Brien was one of 10 graduates of the American Farm Bureau Federation’s Partners in Advocacy Leadership program.

Texan among AFBF leadership program graduates

By Justin Walker Communications Specialist Bee County Farm Bureau member James O’Brien was one of 10 graduates of the American [...]

  • youth

USDA launches youth-focused website

By Justin Walker Communications Specialist The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently launched a youth-focused website to help engage younger [...]

  • American broadband initiative

American Broadband Initiative connecting rural America

The American Broadband Initiative by the Trump administration is helping to provide critical broadband connections in rural areas. Megan Nelson, [...]

  • national collegiate

Bush competes in national Collegiate Discussion Meet

By Julie Tomascik Editor College students from across the nation focused on issues facing agriculture during the American Farm Bureau [...]