National Issues

2020 Federal Legislative Priorities

INFB Member talking with Congresswoman Jackie Walorski

Agricultural Labor

Enact legislation that helps farmers and ranchers meet their labor needs. LEARN MORE

Regulatory Reform

Work for reform of the rule-making process to ensure that federal rules are supported by science and created in a transparent manner, while identifying specific regulations and regulatory opportunities that improve the ability of farmers and ranchers to remain productive and competitive. LEARN MORE

Rural Life

Achieve policies that promote greater access to broadband in rural areas, reduce opioid addiction, address mental health challenges, promote rural resilience and help rural economies. LEARN MORE

Trade 

Achieve and expand trade opportunities for U.S. agriculture. LEARN MORE

Additional watch-list items will be monitored for developments that warrant increased strategic planning and collaboration. These include:

  • Dairy Policy
  • Truth in Food Labeling
  • Hemp Production
  • Infrastructure
  • National Organic Standards Update
  • Right to Repair
  • Taxes