RIFB SCHOLARSHIP

Our 2018 Scholarship submission period has closed.  Please look for the 2019 Scholarship information in Fall 2019. 

2018 Annual Meeting- THANK YOU!

Thank you to everyone who came out to the Quonset ‘O’ Club for our 2018 Annual Meeting and then braved the snowy trip back home!  

Henry Rifle Raffle Winner Drawn at Meeting

Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets for the raffle to win a Henry Silver Eagle .22 WMR. All funds raised go toward our RIFB Scholarships.  This year’s raffle winner was present when the winning ticket was drawn at the meeting.

Videos

FARMS

FARMERS’ MARKETS & EVENTS

  • Farming in RI’s Future Strategy Symposium — January 27, 2015
    John Kirby, Dean of URI’s College of Environment and Life Science
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  • Farming in RI’s Future Strategy Symposium — January 27, 2015
    Janet Coit, Director of DEM
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  • Burrillville Farmer’s Market — Spring 2013
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  • Burrillville Farmer’s Market — 2012 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
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  • Farm Scavenger Hunt
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  • Green Market Festival
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  • RI Fruit Growers Celebrate 100 Years
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  • South Kingstown Wintertime Farmer’s Market
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EDUCATIONAL

AGRICULTURE IN RHODE ISLAND

  • Governor Chafee addresses farmers on Ag Day at the State House
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  • USDA Under Secretary Avalos talks to RI Farmers on Ag Day
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  • Short Video About Agriculture in RI
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  • Agriculture in RI Part One
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RHODY FRESH

  • Lois Escobar discusses his farm and Rhody Fresh
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  • Rhody Fresh Introduced at the State House
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RIFB NEWS

  • RI Farm Bureau 2015 Navigator Award Recipients
    On December 10, 2015, the R.I. Farm Bureau recognized three individuals for their work on behalf of agricultural matters, as well as their work on other issues, which affect all Rhode Islanders. The 2015 Navigator Award recipients are Representative Patricia Morgan, Senator Susan Sosnowski and political activist Mike Stenhouse. Each recipient talks about the work which gained the recognition of the Farm Bureau. On behalf of the organization, Wayne Salisbury discusses the purpose of RIFB and the current issues and concerns it is focused on as well as acknowledging the important work of these three award recipients.
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AT THE STATE HOUSE

  • Alpacas and the Sales Tax
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  • Al Bettencourt’s testimony before RI House Finance Committee on Sales Tax Proposal
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  • Bill Stamp’s Testimony before Finance Committee on Sales Tax Proposal
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  • Tyler Young’s Testimony before Finance Committee on Sales Tax Proposal
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  • Jim Pagliarini’s Testimony before Finance Committee on Sales Tax Proposal
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  • Wayne Salisbury Testimony before Finance Committee on Sales Tax Proposal
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