Champaign County Proposed Policies

At our 2017 Annual Meeting that will be held on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 we will be voting on our proposed policies. Farm Bureau members should be sure to join us to be able to vote. If you would like to attend please call 937-335-1471 or email [email protected]

Below are the proposed policies for Local, State, and National Levels-

2017 Champaign County Farm Bureau Purposed Policies.

Local
– We support increasing the fuel and road taxes $.03 per gallon and applying road taxes to alternative fuels.

– We support the transparent state government checkbook program.

– Encourage members to make sure their property deeds are up to date and current.

State
– We support increasing the fuel and road taxes $.03 per gallon and applying road taxes to alternative fuels.

– We support the transparent state government checkbook program.

– We support the right away that surveyors have the ability to cross property lines during a survey in order to have accurate surveys with notice given to property owners.

National
– We support having a mandated treatment penalty imposed upon those persons with multiple incidents of drug overdoses.

– In the upcoming Farm Bill we support continuing of funding for conservation practices and free trade on agricultural commodities.