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I didn’t spend my spring break on a beach packed full of college kids recreating a scene from a Luke Bryan song. I didn’t spend it bundled up in a log cabin at a ski resort. Instead, I had the opportunity to represent Agriculture Future of America (AFA) during National Ag Day in Washington, D.C. Read More
The way Americans grow food and other agricultural products has changed a lot in the last 70 years. Curator Peter Liebhold answered questions about the National Museum of American History's new initiative to archive these changes. Read More
Happy Ag Day to everyone who benefits from the unwavering commitment of America’s farmers and ranchers! Both on and off the farm, agriculture is a bright spot in the U.S. employment market, with hiring trending upward in both urban and rural areas. According to the USDA, one in 12 American jobs is agriculture-related. Read More
Farm Credit’s commitment to a thriving rural America extends beyond providing financial services. A primary focus area for the National Contributions Program is Producers of Tomorrow -- support for national programs serving young, beginning, small and minority farmers as well as youth-focused agriculture education. Here are several partners who are helping educate the next generation. Read More