Zippy Duvall speaks at AFBF annual convention AFBF

Ag labor, overregulation top priorities for Farm Bureau

Farm Bureau president Zippy Duvall told 5,000 farmers and ranchers in attendance at annual meeting about top-of-mind issues for farm country.

When it comes to the biggest challenges facing farmers, Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation, the nation's largest farm group, said labor and overregulation are the two topics that desperately need a fix in farm country.

“Many of the farmers and ranchers I’ve met with say that if we don’t fix our ag labor problem, none of the other issues will matter,” Duvall said.

Duvall reminded the 5,000 farmers and ranchers in attendance at

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