Policy & Advocacy - Development
NDFB policies are the culmination of the policy development process. Resolutions become organizational policy at the NDFB state annual meeting, when members representing each county Farm Bureau vote upon each resolution forwarded.
The 2019 NDFB Policy Book in pdf.
Policy Development timeline
June through September
County policy development meetings and county annual meetings
Deadline for county Farm Bureaus to submit resolutions to NDFB Bismarck office prior to district resolutions meetings
September and October
District Resolutions Meetings are held in each of the nine NDFB Districts.
November 22-23, 2019
NDFB Annual Meeting, Holiday Inn, Fargo
Open Resolutions Committee and NDFB House of Delegates followed by Focus Meeting of NDFB Policy Committees
January 17-22, 2020
American Farm Bureau Federation’s Annual Convention, Austin, Texas