The Meigs County Commissioners recently declared March 15-21 as National Ag Week. Board Trustees Alyssa Holter-Webb, President David Bright, and Communications Action Team Leader Karin Bright and Organization Director Kim Harless presented each commissioner with a basket of locally grown and produced items! We enjoy working with the commissioners and appreciate the support that we receive from ...
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The Athens County Commissioners recently declared March 15-21 as National Ag Week. Board Trustees Tammi Goeglein, Jill Thompson, President David Bright, and Communications Action Team Leader Karin Bright presented each commissioner with a basket of locally grown and produced items! We enjoy working with the commissioners and appreciate the support that we receive from them! Don’t forget to Tha...
Recently the Athens-Meigs Farm Bureau participated in the Multi-County Membership Kick-Off in Jackson. This is one of the biggest events held each year. All counties in Organization Director Kim Harless' Region-Athens-Meigs, Gallia, Jackson-Vinton, Lawrence, Pike, and Scioto County membership workers come together to gear up for the current membership campaign. The members were also able to vis...
Ohio Farm Bureau members can receive $500 "Bonus Cash" toward the purchase or lease of new 2013, 2014 and 2015 Buick, Chevrolet and GMC models. This Farm Bureau member advantage is offered for vehicles purchased or leased at participating dealerships through Farm Bureau’s—GM Bonus Cash program. Eligible GM models are : Buick Enclave, Encore, LaCross, Regal and Verano. Chevrolet Camaro, Colorado,...
Did you know that with your Farm Bureau Membership, you received a limited Accidental Death and Dismemberment Policy? Special Risks Accident Coverage - Farm Bureau members automatically receive a limited accidental death and dismemberment insurance policy. Maintain maximum benefits by renewing your membership before your expiration date. Your policy starts at $1000 when you join Farm Bureau. For...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) -- Karin Bright of Athens has been elected District 22 trustee for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). She takes the unexpired term of Joyce Payne of Waterloo, who retired after eight years on the board. Bright’s election took place during the 96th annual meeting of Ohio Farm Bureau, held Dec. 10-12 in Columbus. Bright will help govern Ohio’s largest and most inclusive fa...
Athens County's own Kelly and Michelle Abfall have made all of Ohio Proud!! They competed in and won the 2014 Ohio Outstanding Young Farmers Competition. With this win in their pockets, they advanced on to represent Ohio in the Young Farmers and Ranchers Competition held by the American Farm Bureau Federation at their Annual Meeting in San Diego, Calif. We are very proud of the accomplishments ...
Congratulations to the Athens County Farm Bureau Board Trustees for achieving Gain and Active Gain for their county! Also a BIG thank you to our Nationwide Agents for their support!! This is a wonderful group of volunteers to work with!! They do many great things for YOUR county! If you see them out and about let them know you appreciate it!!...
Do you have questions about CAUV? Leah Curtis, Director of agricultural Law for Ohio Farm Bureau will be available to answer any questions you may have. This webinar will take place on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at Federal Hocking starting at 5:30 p.m. ...
Jackie O's Brewery has a 22 acre farm located about 10 miles from the brewery, bought 3.5 years ago. Last year we grew on acre, now have 10 acres of cultivated land & still growing. We use no GMO seeds nor any spray of any kind. Organic with out the certification. We grow a wide variety of vegetables everything from asparagus to zucchini. We have 10x100 raspberry patch, hops, quince, peach &am...
Organization Director:Kim Harless
Mailing Address:231 Broadway Street
Jackson, OH 45640
Office Hours:Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dues:$80 per year for a family membership
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