2019 RIFB Annual Meeting

Join us 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.

Scholarship

RIFB Scholarship Application 2019 (doc)  |RIFB Scholarship Application 2019(pdf)

Dear Scholarship Applicants

Thank you for applying for the 2019 RI Farm Bureau Scholarship. Our scholarship funding is awarded primarily on merit and your interest in advancing agriculture. Successful applicants will be announced at the Rhode Island Farm Bureau Annual Meeting in November. Scholarship monies will be disbursed upon receipt of an official transcript of Fall Semester classes verifying enrollment in an agriculture/veterinary related major in a 2 or 4 year program.

The application period closes on October 31, 2019. All applications must be postmarked by October 31 or hand delivered to the RIFB office by 4:00 p.m. on October 31.

Thank you.

Henry B. Wright III
President, RIFB