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.
According to USDA Production and Supply data the United States is the largest producer and the second largest exporter of broiler meat in the world. U.S. poultry exports may go to a lot more places than some other U.S. commodities, but the two customers next door, Mexico and Canada are the top two markets, accounting for nearly 1.5 of every 4 pounds exported […]
Farming is a tough job that shows no mercy. Whether facing a drought or flood, unreasonably high interest rates or unbelievably low commodity prices, farmers and ranchers work tirelessly to produce food, fiber and renewable fuels for the world.