Press Releases

March 23 2017

Monsanto Donates $50,000 to Colorado Farm...

Centennial, Colo., – March 23, 2017 – Just this week, Colorado agriculture celebrated National Ag Day at the State Capitol, only a few weeks after a grass fire spread throughout Northeast Colorado, devouring more than 30,000 acres and the livelihoods of... Read More
March 20 2017

State Patrol Helps Reduce Trucking...

Centennial, Colo., – March 20, 2017 – The Colorado State Patrol has lifted certain transportation regulations in order to ease the shipping of fire relief materials and supplies. In response to the Northeast Colorado fire, certain provisions of Federal... Read More
March 07 2017

CFB Activates Disaster Relief Fund

Centennial, Colo., – March 7, 2017 – Colorado Farm Bureau has activated a disaster fund to help the farmers and ranchers directly impacted by the Northeast Colorado wildfire in Logan and Phillips counties. 100 percent of the funds raised will go directly... Read More
February 14 2017

CFB Member Wins National AFBF Young Farmers...

Colorado Farm Bureau is proud to announce that the winner of the American Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers Collegiate Discussion Meet is CFB member Ryan O’Reilly. O’Reilly, a senior at Colorado State University, is studying environmental and... Read More
February 13 2017

CFB Sends Letter to Senate Urging...

Colorado Farm Bureau today sent a letter to The Honorable Chuck Grassley, Chairman, and The Honorable Dianne Feinstein, Ranking Member, of the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary, urging the confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch as Justice of the United... Read More
January 31 2017

Colorado Farm Bureau Sends Priorities to...

Colorado Farm Bureau today sent a letter to U.S. Senator Cory Gardner outlining its policy priorities for the 155th Congress. The correspondence is in reply to Sen. Gardner’s request for information on policies that could help assist the agriculture... Read More
January 24 2017

Statement from President Don Shawcroft on...

Centennial, Colo. –  Jan. 24, 2017 - Colorado Farm Bureau President Don Shawcroft released the following statement following this morning's order by the Trump administration to approve the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines.  “The Colorado Farm... Read More
December 29 2016

Colorado Farm Bureau Closes out a Strong 2016

As 2016 comes to a close, Colorado Farm Bureau is celebrating another successful year of promoting and protecting the future of Colorado agriculture and rural values. The organization saw success across all of its program areas, at the state capitol, and... Read More
October 17 2016

Colorado Farm Bureau presents Friend of Farm...

Centennial, Colo. –  Oct. 17, 2016 – Today, Colorado Farm Bureau presented Representative Scott Tipton with its Friend of Farm Bureau Award at the Colorado Potato Administrative Committee Office in Monte Vista, Colo. The Friend of Farm Bureau award is... Read More
October 04 2016

Colorado Farm Bureau announces Congressional...

Centennial, Colo. –  Oct. 4, 2016 – The Colorado Farm Bureau is pleased to announce members of the 114th Congress awarded the 2016 “Friend of Farm Bureau” award. The “Friend of Farm Bureau” designation is awarded at the end of each Congress to members... Read More