Farm Bureau Programs

Minnesota Farm Bureau has many programs to offer our members and those wishing to learn more about agriculture.

Ag Transportation Handbook

A resource book offered by the Minnesota Farm Bureau Foundation with state and federal statutes, rules and exemptions for transporting agricultural goods on highways.

Bulletin Board Contest

A contest for teachers in Minnesota to create the best bulletin board that teaches students about agriculture.

Century and Sesquicentennial Farms

Recognition of 100 and 150 year old farms in Minnesota.

Collegiate and FFA Discussion Meets

A leadership development contest for high school and collegiate aged agriculture students.

County Fair Kits

A resource for groups to use at County Fairs and Breakfast on the Farms for agricultural education.

Farm Fresh Direct

A directory for Farm Bureau members to sell their fresh, processed or value-added agricultural products to consumers.

Food Awareness

Food Awareness activities are in February and March to promote farmers and inform consumers of where their food comes from and how it is grown and raised.

Marketbasket Survey

A survey run through the American Farm Bureau Federation to track retail food price trends and overall affordability of food in America, thanks to our farmers and ranchers.

Minnesota Farmers CARE

Minnesota Farmers CARE is information and resources for those who do not live on farms. Learn how farmers in Minnesota are Committed to Agriculture while Respecting the Earth while caring for animals, environment, food and families.

Leadership Development Contests

Opportunities for Young Farmers & Ranchers to enhance their leadership through competition.


For farmers and ranchers, agricultural safety is their best investment. Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation’s Promotion & Education Committee promotes safety and health in agricultural and rural communities.

Speak for Yourself

Farmers have a great story to tell, and many people want to hear it. Farmers put their story into words and pictures through the Speak for Yourself Program.

Young Farmers & Ranchers

The Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers & Ranchers program surfaces and engages new and current young members by providing leadership, educational and networking opportunities to enhance involvement within the Farm Bureau organization.