Media Releases

The West Virginia Farm Bureau provides current news that is important to our members. An archive of past news releases are listed below.

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Current Year Press Releases
2014 Press Releases
2013 Press Releases
  • Ag and Forestry Hall of Fame Nominations Open     — released December 16, 2013
  • Hardy County Poultry Grower Wins Suit Against EPA     — released October 24, 2013
  • West Virginia Farm Bureau Sponsoring Campaign Management Seminar     — released October 21, 2013
  • Statement by Bob Stallman Regarding Court Ruling Upholding EPA Chesapeake Bay TMDL     — released September 16, 2013
  • New $1,000 Truck Incentive Available for Farm Bureau Members     — released September 13, 2013
  • Cain Honored as 2013 Farming Heritage Award Winner     — released August 3, 2013
  • Judge Denies Motion to Intervene in Alt Case     — released July 31, 2013
  • Cain Honored as 2013 Farming Heritage Award Winner     — released July 21, 2013
  • Alt Asks Court to Rule on Stormwater Issue     — released July 2, 2013
  • WVDA accepting 2013 ‘Women in Agriculture’ nominations     — released March 25, 2013
  • 2013 Farming Heritage Entries Sought     — released March 24, 2013
  • West Virginia Farm Bureau celebrates Food Check-Out; Donates to Ronald McDonald Houses     — released January 28, 2013
  • Ag and Forestry Hall of Fame Nomination Deadline Nears     — released January 15, 2013
  • 2012 Press Releases
  • EPA Withdraws Order Against WV Poultry Producer     — released December 21, 2012
  • Court Rules in Favor of Maryland Farmer     — released December 20, 2012
  • WV Farm PAC Endorses Elliot Simon     — released October 11, 2012
  • Farm Bureaus Granted Intervenor Status in Poultry Case     — released October 10, 2012
  • WV Farm Bureau Rejects Candidate Walt Helmick’s Comments on Role of Commissioner of Agriculture     — released October 8, 2012
  • WV Farm PAC Announces Endorsement for November 2012 Election     — released August 31, 2012
  • West Virginia Farm Bureau, American Farm Bureau Federation Ask to Join Poultry Farmer’s Lawsuit against EPA     — released July 23, 2012
  • West Virginia Poultry Operation Files Suit against EPA     — released June 20, 2012
  • Statement Regarding Withdrawal of the Overreaching Child Labor Proposal     — released May 4, 2012
  • Summer Agriculture Institute Moves to New Location; Registration Now Open     — released April 23, 2012
  • Past President of West Virginia Farm Bureau Dies     — released April 10, 2012
  • West Virginia Farm PAC Announces 2012 Primary Election Endorsements     — released April 2, 2012
  • WV Farm PAC, Farm Credit Sponsoring Ag Commissioner Candidate Forums     — released March 5, 2012
  • 2012 Farming Heritage Award Program Announced     — released February 22, 2012
  • Farm Bureau’s Food Check-Out Week Celebrates America’s Abundance of Food; Helps Ronald McDonald Houses     — released February 13, 2012
  • New Website Allows You to Comment on Department of Labor Youth Labor Rule     — released February 10, 2012
  • American Farm Bureau Federation, Plaintiffs File for Judgment in Chesapeake Bay Case     — released January 31, 2012
  • WV Young Farmer Achievement Award Winner Competes in National Contest     — released January 13, 2012
  • USDA Extends Conservation Stewardship Program Sign-Up to January 27     — released January 12, 2012
  • 2011 Press Releases
  • GM PRIVATE OFFER Benefits Farm Bureau Members     — released September 19, 2011
  • West Virginia Farm Bureau Mourns Passing of Board Member     — released July 31, 2011
  • 2011 Farming Heritage Award Winners Announced     — released July 29, 2011
  • Summer Agriculture Institute Registration Now Open     — released May 6, 2011
  • Forced Pooling Issue Requires Further Study     — released February 15, 2011
  • 2010 Press Releases
    2009 Press Releases
    2008 Press Releases