The Young Ag Professionals Committee (YAP) has been really busy planning the 2014 YAP Summer Reach Out Tours! We have a quite the selection of farms/ag operations to visit this summer in north central Ohio. Attached is the promotional brochure for Summer Reach Out Tours. While this is YAP sponsored event, any Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) member is welcome to attend. Here are a few details at...
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Adams County Farm Bureau is offering two $500 scholarships to 2014 graduating high school seniors who are the children/dependents of Adams County Farm Bureau members. It is not necessary that the applicant have a farm background or plan to major in agriculture. As long as the parents/guardians of the student are members of the Adams County Farm Bureau, the student is eligible.Evaluation of the ap...
The Ohio Farm Bureau South Region invites everyone to join them for the 7th Annual Member Only Cruise, Nov. 29-Dec. 4, 2014! This will be a perfect way to put a little fun and sunshine into your life during those drab winter days. The beautiful Carnival Elation will set sail from New Orleans and head toward Mexico! On this six-day cruise, you will enjoy two ports of call - Cozumel, Mexico and...
The Ohio Livestock Coalition has developed a package of educational materials for teachers designed to teach Ohio third-graders about the origins of the food they eat every day and about the important role agriculture plays in Ohio's economy. The For Your InFARMation materials support key Ohio academic content standards for social studies, language arts, science and math, and can be downloaded fre...
We are searching for individuals who are interested in being a part of the 2014 AgriPOWER Institute! What is the AgriPOWER Institute? Never before in the history of agriculture has there been the urgency there is today for leaders and advocates for agriculture. With that in mind, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) launched an elite program designed specifically for farmers and agribusiness profess...
Do you have the ability to... Help others express ideas effectively? Be a persuasive speaker? Be a productive thinker? Exchange ideas and information to find solutions to challenges? Involve others in conversation Then the Discussion Meet is for you. Discussion Meet is not a panel discussion or debate, but rather an exercise in cooperative problem solving, designed to give participa...
TRUSTEES: Joy Bauman, Emilee Arthur, Marcheta Ferguson, Sam & Jill Lahmers, Dale Mendenhall, Roger Rhonemus, Jim Smiley, Bill Wickerham ACTION TEAM LEADERS: Communications - Bill Wickerham Food & Animal Issues - Jim Smiley Organization - Joy Bauman Public Policy - Roger Rhonemus MEMBERSHIP CHAIR: Emilee Arthur PRESIDENT: Emilee Arthur VICE PRESIDENT: Bill Wickerham SECRETARY: Joy...
The Membership Committee of the Adams County Farm Bureau is seeking volunteers who have an interest in agriculture to help with the annual membership campaign. In addition to helping the organization grow through a common love for rural country living and wide open spaces, volunteers have the opportunity to meet and greet people in their community who also have an interest in agriculture as well a...
To join the Farm Bureau, please print and fill out the attached application form. Mail it to the county office, P O BOX 288, Georgetown, OH 45121. If you have any questions please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call the office at 937-378-2212 or 888-378-2212....
Farm Bureau offers a variety of programs and services for all ages. There are times throughout the year when we target specific age groups for mailings. This is most true when it comes time to inform our members about summer camp or scholarships for their family members. It is important for us to have your spouse and dependents information (including birth dates) so we may include them in our ma...
Organization Director:Heather Utter
Mailing Address:325 W State Street (Brown County Fairgrounds), P.O. Box 288
Georgetown, OH 45121-0288
Office Hours:Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dues:$65 per year for a family membership
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