News & Resources

Virginia Farm Bureau News & Resources is your place for news and information from around Virginia. From gardening tips and recipes to politics and events, stay up to date with what matters to Virginians.

Connect with other members at Farm Bureau annual meetings

Connect with other members at Farm Bureau annual meetings
When you join Virginia Farm Bureau, you’re joining your local county Farm Bureau. The Virginia Farm Bureau Federation is made up of 88 such county affiliates.



Farm leaders pleased with confirmation of Perdue as agriculture secretary

Former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue was confirmed as the 31st secretary of agriculture, and leaders of the nation’s and state’s largest agricultural organizations are pleased with that pick.



Your membership helps farmers better market their local products

Your membership helps farmers better market their local products
Virginia agriculture is almost as diverse as the local, state and national issues that affect it. Our farmers need a voice and a forum for surfacing issues that affect their ability to compete in the fast-changing world of production agriculture.



Shower your mom with gifts this Mother’s Day

Shower your mom with gifts this Mother’s Day
The moms in our lives—whether they are biological, adopted or other motherly figures—deserve some pampering this Mother’s Day, May 14.



Read the history you helped shape

Read the history you helped shape
From the Ground Up: Growth of a Modern Farm Bureau, a history of Virginia Farm Bureau published last fall, is available for purchase.



Virginia farmers join forces to help wildfire victims

Virginia farmers join forces to help wildfire victims
Members of more than 40 county Farm Bureaus in Virginia have donated nearly $44,000 to assist fellow farmers affected by destructive wildfires in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and Colorado.



Your membership supports Young Farmers Program

Your membership supports Young Farmers Program
Farm Bureau members help support the Young Farmers Program, which offers contests, seminars and networking opportunities for future agricultural leaders.



Charlotte County man named Farm Bureau Ambassador

Charlotte County man named Farm Bureau Ambassador
Chandler Vaughan of Keysville has been named the 2017 Virginia Farm Bureau Ambassador. He was honored at the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Spring Conference, held March 17-19 in Williamsburg.



Greensville County farmer and educator receives Farm Bureau Lady Leader recognition

Greensville County farmer and educator receives Farm Bureau Lady Leader recognition
Teresa Lindberg of Jarratt was honored through the Virginia Farm Bureau Lady Leader recognition program March 18 at the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Spring Conference in Williamsburg.



Grayson County producer is Farm Bureau’s Farm Woman of the Year

Grayson County producer is Farm Bureau’s Farm Woman of the Year
Dr. Mary Tomlinson of Galax has been named Virginia Farm Bureau Federation’s 2017 Farm Woman of the Year. She was honored during the VFBF Spring Conference, held March 17-19 in Williamsburg.



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