The Big Island Farm Bureau (BIFB) is a Multi-County 501c5 Non-Profit Farm Bureau representing agriculture on Hawaii Island. Our mission is to be the "Voice of Agriculture" by promoting, representing & protecting agriculture on Hawaii Island. We are affiliated with the Hawaii Farm Bureau Federation. We are self supporting through projects, events & our social enterprise project Hawaii AgVentures; Membership fees are not charged for our services/programs.
Congressional Research Service reports are as good as reports get, but until this week, they were for Congress’ eyes only. Now, however, the reports are accessible to everyone through the Library of Congress website, as mandated by lawmakers in the. omnibus spending bill, also known as the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018.
“One of these days.” If you’re a fan of classic TV, you’re likely to think of “The Honeymooners” when you hear this phrase. If music is your thing, it could be Pink Floyd’s instrumental classic or Tim McGraw’s song of the same name. My economist mind jumps to the general economy. We are now 111 months past the last recession—the second-longest growth period […]