2019 RIFB Annual Meeting

There is just one week left to register for our Annual Meeting!  Join us on November 21 for our 2019 RIFB Annual Meeting. Registration begins at 10:00 a.m. At 10:30 Paul Molesky, AFBF Young Farmer & Rancher Chair, speaks about Young Ag Professionals & the Future of Farming. Stay for Lunch & an Ice Cream Social, followed by a Chef Demonstration. After our Business Meeting, enjoy the Social Hour before Dinner.

For more information and to register (all events are free except for dinner!) click here or call the office at 401-385-3339.

RI DEM Produce Safety Portal

RIDEM  Produce Safety Portal

The Division of Agriculture aims to aid growers in navigating the Produce Safety Rule. Use the above link to go to the RI DEM Produce Safety Portal, or start at our FSMA Links page.

2019 Farm Products Raffle!

2019 RIFB Farm Products Raffle

For our 2019 Raffle to benefit our RIFB Scholarship program, we will offer 3 chances to win for each $5 ticket! Our three prizes will be $500, $300 and $200 in RIFB Member Farm’s Gift Certificates. To buy tickets, come visit our booth at  Foster Old Home Days July 26-28, ERI 4-H Fair August 3 & 4 or Washington County Fair August 14-18.  You can also stop by our office and purchase tickets.  For more details, click to visit the raffle page or contact the office at 401-385-3339.

Farm Plates

This page is under construction.  Please refer to RI DMV Farm Plate Requirements for up to date requirements.

The RI DMV takes applications for Farm Plates at the Cranston DMV only.

Application for Farm Plates
(This form is linked to the RI DMV website, so it is as current can be offered.)

Requirements for Farm Plates (as noted on the above application form):

1. Farm tax exempt letter from the Rhode Island Division of Taxation (See link to application below).
2. Bill(s) of Sale.
3. Completed tax exemption form (found at registry).
4. Photos of vehicle: front, side, rear, and interior. *See below
5. Complete Application for Registration and Title Certificate (TR-1) form.
– Vehicles may only be registered in accordance with the entity/entities listed on the farm tax exempt certificate.
6. Requirement checklist approval by the DMV’s Enforcement Office.

RIGL 31-1-8

RIGL 31-3-31

Farm Tax Exemption Form Application 2019

*Other items we have been made aware you may need:

Picture of the VIN# plate on the driver’s side door or door frame.
A statement that you owe no taxes from your tax town.