Call to Action: Four Legislative Days events across the state

Washington Farm Bureau to Host Four Regional Legislative Days

Engage – Advocate – Educate

Four opportunities to discuss with legislators the issues important to you and your family farm.

Join WFB Government Relations staff for a 2020 legislative session preview. Lunch is provided with $10.00 registration. Click on each event link to RSVP.

Wednesday, December 4: Lacey
WFB Office Building

Thursday, December 5: Mt. Vernon
Skagit Valley Convention Center

Tuesday, December 10: Ellensburg
Armory Hall

Wednesday, December 11: Spokane
Airport Ramada Inn

Mark Your Calendar: 2019 KPFB Annual Meeting Date Set

King-Pierce Farm Bureau’s 2019 Annual Meeting and Banquet

Date: Monday, October 14

Location: Neuwaukum Event Hall, 38402 180th Ave SE, Auburn, Washington 98092.

Social Hour: 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Banquet: 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Guest Speaker: Jack Haefling, President, Marion County Farm Bureau, Indiana

Jack is also the Chair of the Urban County Farm Bureau Coalition which is working to broaden conversations and develop relationships between traditional farmers and ranchers in rural settings, modern agriculturalists in urban settings, elected officials and consumers. Read More

Each voting member is eligible to be drawn for a trip to 101st Annual American Farm Bureau Convention and IDEAg Trade Show in Austin, Texas. You must be must be present for drawing.

Please RSVP to Dan Muir at 253-318-1656 or by October 2.

Free locally-sourced dinner for current King-Pierce Farm Bureau voting and business members.

Please visit the Board page to see current Board Members, their bios and also see which positions are up for election. Bios have been posted for those that have been submitted and they will be updated as new additions and changes come in.

There will be a membership for on updates to the Bylaws. Visit the About page to see both the current Bylaws and the proposed Bylaws changes.

If you are interested in becoming more involved with King-Pierce Farm Bureau, please let us know! Farm Bureau is what you make it!

National Ag Week 2019 KPFB Member Spotlight — David Bobanick

As we wrap up National Agriculture Week 2019 (#AgDay19 Week), King-Pierce Farm Bureau would like to thank our member, David of Rotary First Harvest – a program of Rotary District 5030 for sharing why agriculture is important to communities and how farmers play an important role, along with organizations, in connecting their harvest directly to the people who need it the most so it doesn’t go to waste. Thank you to all of our Farming and Ranching Farm Bureau members in King and Pierce Counties for being part of our organization and local food system.

National Ag Week 2019 KPFB Farmer Spotlight — Ryan Collins

Young aspiring farmers with off the farm jobs still have a voice that is important to the future of agriculture. Ryan Collins works as an airplane mechanic while he’s not managing bees and helping with his family’s cattle and hay. Washington Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers Program helps young farmers with similar goals focus on advocacy and achieving their futures in agriculture. #AgDay19

National Ag Week 2019 KPFB Farmer Spotlight — Steel Wheel Farm

First generation farmers are an important aspect of the future of agriculture in King and Pierce Counties and beyond. King-Pierce Farm Bureau represents all farmers, working to be a voice for local food security, safety, and economy. Thanks to Ryan at Steel Wheel Farm for being part of our #AgDay19 video week.

National Ag Week 2019 KPFB Farmer Spotlight — Keller Dairy

It’s National Agriculture Week! This week we will feature farmers from King and Pierce Counties who are members of King-Pierce Farm Bureau and Washington Farm Bureau. We celebrate all who contribute to agriculture, especially in Washington State which has a 10.6 billion dollar agriculture economy! We thank all farmers and ranchers for what they contribute to our essential industry. #AgDay19