COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Michael (Mike) Poling of Delphos has been elected to the board of trustees for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He will represent Farm Bureau members in Allen, Paulding, Putnam and Van Wert counties. Poling will help govern the state’s largest and most influential farm organization. He fills the board seat formerly held by Mike Schumm of Willshire who retired after 1...
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The 2013 Allen County Farm Bureau Scholarship winners were recognized during the Annual Meeting on Sept. 8. The winners were: Trisha Warnecke, Keaton Brenneman, Melissa Hefner, Kelley Seibert, Julie Althaus, Alyssa Thomas, Kaley and John Core, Katherine Siefker, and Jenni Hutchison....
The 2013 Allen County Fair is just around the corner (Aug. 16-24), and we need your help in order to make the Allen County Farm Bureau Food Stand a success!! The shifts are 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Please indicate on the attached card the name(s) and the shifts available to work. If you can only work a few hours instead of a full shift, please note that also on the card and the...
Outstanding Young Farmer Ohio Farm Bureau is looking for the top young farmers in the state. This award is designed to recognize successful young farmers, age 35 or younger, for achievements in the business of farming and leadership in the agricultural community. Four state finalists will be selected from county winners in 2012 and previous years to compete at the state level. The finalists will p...
Agriculture has many faces, just like young professionals. Ohio Farm Bureau Young Agricultural Professionals are 18 to 35, singles and married, who are interested in improving the business of agriculture, learning new ideas and developing leadership skills. Farmers take on the role of chemist, veterinarian, human resources director, marketing expert, mechanic, and much more. All of these are profe...
Join Ohio Farms Bureau's Callie Wells April 3 to learn how to better engage online through Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and blogging. The workshop is scheduled form 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. located at the Putnam County Educational Service Center, Ottawa. Please RSVP to the Putnam County Farm Bureau Office at [email protected] or 419-523-5874....
There will be a Nutrient Management Seminar March 18 at the Paulding County OSU Extension Office from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Speakers will include Larry Antosch with Ohio Farm Bureau and Joe Nester with Nester Ag. There will be a light dinner provided. Please RSVP to 419-523-5874. ...
Conversation with EASE Training available on March 25, 2013, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at The Red Pig Inn, 1470 N Perry St, Ottawa, Ohio.We hope you will be able to attend our upcoming training program. So that we may plan appropriately, would you please RSVP to Mariah Schroder by calling 419-523-5874 or sending an email to [email protected] by March 20. Space is limited, so make sure you RSVP earl...
If you or your parents are current paid members of the Allen County Farm Bureau and you are either a high school senior or currently enrolled as a full-time, undergraduate student, please take a minute to look over the current guidelines for the Allen County Farm Bureau Scholarship. You can submit the application electronically by following this link or you can contact the office by calling 800-2...
Congratulations to Allen County Farm Bureau Center for Food and Animal Issues Action Team and the Allen County Board for programming that qualified them to win a bronze metal for Programming within the Center for Food and Animal Issues Department. Pictured L-R Shirley Hager; Allen County Farm Bureau President, Troy Ernest; and Sam Hager...
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