Last updated on: 7/5/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

American Farm Bureau Federation Biography

Position:
Pro to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
Reasoning:

“Milk is the number one source of nine essential nutrients in many young Americans’ diets and provides many significant health benefits.”

“Trends in Beverage Milk Consumption,” fb.org, Dec. 19, 2017

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“Farm Bureau is an independent, non-governmental, voluntary organization governed by and representing farm and ranch families united for the purpose of analyzing their problems and formulating action to achieve educational improvement, economic opportunity and social advancement and, thereby, to promote the national well-being. Farm Bureau is local, county, state, national and international in its scope and influence and is non-partisan, non-sectarian and non-secret in character. Farm Bureau is the voice of agricultural producers at all levels.”

“About Us,” www.fb.org (accessed Mar. 12, 2008)

Mission:

“AFBF is the unified national voice of agriculture, working through our grassroots organization to enhance and strengthen the lives of rural Americans and to build strong, prosperous agricultural communities.”

“About Us,” www.fb.org (accessed Mar. 12, 2008)

Other:
None found
Quoted in:
  1. How Big Is the Milk Industry?