Market Watch January 20, 2020
The American Farm Bureau Federation, more commonly referred to as Farm Bureau, is farm and ranch families working together to build a sustainable future of safe and abundant food, fiber and renewable fuel for our nation and the world.
Market Watch January 2, 2020
By American Farm Bureau Federation|January 2, 2020
The House of Representatives passed Farm Bureau-backed legislation that will improve the accuracy of broadband coverage maps to better identify needs. The Broadband Deployment Accuracy and Technological Availability (DATA) Act (H.R. 4229) requires broadband providers to report more specific data...
Connectivity July 17, 2019
By American Farm Bureau Federation|July 17, 2019
The Federal Communications Commission is forming a new task force to advise the commission on how to ensure farmers and ranchers have the connectivity they need to use and benefit from precision agriculture, according to an article by the...
Market Watch June 19, 2019
By American Farm Bureau Federation|June 19, 2019
According to USDA’s “A Case for Rural Broadband,” if access to broadband and adoption of digital agricultural technologies matched producer demand, U.S. agriculture would realize benefits amounting to nearly 18% of total U.S. market production, or $64.5 billion annually,...
Connectivity March 28, 2019
By American Farm Bureau Federation|March 28, 2019
Is it possible for a couple of words on one question in the U.S. Census to create data that misleads lawmakers, regulators, and the general public about the availability of broadband internet access in Rural America? A recent report...