The Environmental Programs Department motivates and assists Farm Bureau leaders with their action on and reaction to environmental issues confronting agriculture. Many of these issues have far-reaching implications in the environmentally conscious world in which we live. Environmental groups are very vocal and have extensive funds at their fingertips. Farm Bureau must be prepared to meet these challenges. Each county should have an active Environmental committee so that the avenue to resolve environmental problems is smooth and uncluttered.
The Environmental Department has information for producers in several areas including:
The Farm Bureau Environmental Programs Department is working to reduce the cost of farming by giving current information to members concerning opportunities as well as potential problem areas.