Giving a Voice to Michigan Agriculture
Thousands of Farm Bureau members combine to create a single, unified voice for Michigan agriculture. Through a grassroots policy-setting process, MFB members guide the organization’s stance on issues of importance to farmers.
What We Do
With a staff of issue specialists and political experts, Michigan Farm Bureau has a strong and respected presence in Lansing and Washington.
How You Can Help
Farm Bureau’s members are the lifeblood of the organization. Your voice is our strength. MFB has numerous options for you to be involved in protecting the lifestyle you love.
Farm Bureau policy holds the state’s agriculture department accountable while maintaining a collaborative relationship for the long-term benefit of farming.
The Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is a conservation success story and Michigan Farm Bureau is proud to offer its continued support.
Farm Bureau supports and works for legislation that provides for a seasonal, short- and long-term workforce so we can continue to feed Michigan families.
Right to Farm
Michigan’s Right to Farm Act protects our rich agricultural legacy. Farm Bureau’s member-created policy ensures this landmark legislation is not weakened or jeopardized.
From energy to internet to transportation routes that are safe and efficient, Farm Bureau advocates for rural community inclusion in all infrastructure planning.
We advocate for fair and open trade and support initiatives that allow Michigan farmers to compete nationally and globally.
Farm Bureau works to ensure all rulemaking processes and reforms that can impact members are supported by sound science and conducted with transparency.
The covid pandemic has impacted all facets of life and the agriculture industry was certainly not immune to the changes.
The Farm Bill is mission-critical legislation with big implications for MFB members. Farm Bureau works to ensure farmers are front-and-center in each iteration of the bill.
Rural communities are a focus of Farm Bureau support including policies and resources that foster stress assistance and reducing stigma surrounding mental health challenges.
Farm Bureau supports and fights for fair and equitable taxation laws that allow farm families to sustain their generational businesses.
Our policy supports voluntary, incentive-based tools and technical assistance to help maximize carbon sequestration and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.
Join the Farm Feed
We need YOUR voice for Michigan agriculture! Michigan Farm Bureau’s strength comes from its membership. The Farm Feed is an easy, hassle-free system for you to engage in advocacy efforts and protect Michigan farms.