Reminder: voting members will soon be receiving the 2019 Viewpoint Survey. This is an important tool in CCFB’s grassroots arsenal.
The Cook County Farm Bureau Foundation has opened the 21st Annual “Farm and Food” Agricultural Scholarship Program. The Cook County Farm Bureau Foundation is offering college students the opportunity to start or continue his/her higher education with a scholarship.
Too Much of a Good Thing (Wall Street Journal)- About 1.4 billion pounds of cheese is socked away at cold-storage warehouses across the country, the biggest stockpile since federal record-keeping began a century ago. The glut, which is putting the squeeze on dairy producers across the country, is due in part to cheese makers who ramped up production before trade tensions abroad killed demand for the product.
Through a grassroots process, Farm Bureau members submitted the following resolutions to delegates at the 2018 Illinois Agricultural Association® annual meeting.
Cook County Farm Bureau® sent the following letter to Cook County Commissioners regarding Fair Hiring Practices at the Board of Review:
The Cook County Board of Review is tasked with fairly and impartially reviewing the assessments of all property within Cook County to the extent authorized by the Property Tax Code.
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