WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The American Farm Bureau Federation announced the acquisition of Cygnus Business Media’s agricultural events and publications. According to an Aug. 5 Farm Bureau press release, the purchase includes five IDEAg branded farm shows -- Minnesota Farmfest, Dakotafest, Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show, Northern Illinois Farm Show, and the IDEAg Interconnectivity Conference. The business also publishes Feed & Grain Magazine and Case IH’s Farm Forum magazine. . . .