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Belmont County Reorganization

Published Oct. 15, 2014

Belmont County Board of Trustees reorganize to get ready for another awesome Farm Bureau year!!...


Congressman Bill Johnson Visits

Published Oct. 10, 2014

Congressman Bill Johnson recently visited Ebbert Farm Market in St. Clairsville....


"Don E. Carpenter" Farm Bureau Scholarship Awarded

Published Sep. 3, 2014

The Belmont County Farm Bureau recently awarded Aaron Ebbert with the “Don E. Carpenter” Farm Bureau Scholarship.  Pictured with Aaron are Carol Carpenter, left, and Belmont County Farm Bureau President, Julie Wharton, right....

Pictured: Left to right, Julie Wharton, President, Belmont County Farm Bureau and Lova and Jerry Ebbert.

Belmont County Annual Meeting Well Attended

Published Sep. 3, 2014

President Julie Wharton conducted the Belmont County Farm Bureau annual meeting of members on Thursday, August 14, 2014, at Belmont Gymnasium, Belmont.  At this meeting the members voted on proposed policies and selected Trustees for the Board of Trustees as well as Delegates to the Ohio Farm Bureau 2015 Annual Meeting.  Policy issues included opposing any increase in the Oil & Gas Severance t...


Shale and You: Pipeline Easements and Gas Royalties for Landowners

Published Aug. 27, 2014

WHAT: Pipeline Easements & Gas Royalties WHEN: Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 TIME: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. WHERE: Ohio University Eastern Auditorium, 45425 National Rd W., St. Clairsville, OH  43950 PRESENTERS & PRESENTATIONS IMPLICATIONS OF PIPELINE EASEMENTS : Mark Landefeld, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Ohio State University Extension, Monroe County and Mike Lloyd, Extensi...


What Can Local Communities Do to Protect Their Water Resources?

Published Aug. 20, 2014

Thursday, Aug. 28, at 6:30 p.m., a public meeting will be held at the Barnesville Library Annex, 600 North Chestnut St., Barnesville.  The purpose of this meeting is to inform area residents of strategies to protect their water resources. Presenters will include Nathan Johnson representing the Ohio Environmental Council and Dr. Julie Weatherington Rice from the consulting firm Bennett and Williams...


Oil and Gas Informational Meeting Sept. 8

Published Aug. 18, 2014

Oil and Gas Informational Meeting: Wealth and Tax Management Strategies for Landowners Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Atwood Lodge Conference Center Dale Arnold, Director of Energy, Ohio Farm Bureau; Amy Milam, Director of Legal Education, OFBF and David Shallenberger, Rea & Associates, Inc. Reservations appreciated!   Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau, Phone: 330-339-7211 or Email...

Annual Meeting, Thursday, August 14

Published Aug. 5, 2014

The Belmont County Farm Bureau will hold its annual meeting of members on Thursday, Aug. 14, at Belmont Gymnasium, Belmont.  A candidate reception will be held at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m.  At this meeting the members will vote on proposed policies, and select Trustees for the Board of Trustees as well as Delegates to the Ohio Farm Bureau 2015 Annual Meeting.  Policy issues include oil and g...


Workers’ Comp Billing System Update

Published Jul. 8, 2014

Deadlines are changing and additional savings are expected.  BWC is changing the way it bills for workers’ compensation coverage to better serve Ohio employers.  For decades, the agency has billed for employer premiums after-the-fact. It will begin billing in advance of coverage starting July 1, 2015 for private employers and Jan. 1, 2016 for public employers. This change will align BWC with stand...


Food Preservation Workshops

Published Jul. 2, 2014

The Ohio State University Extension offices of Noble County and Monroe County are offering food preservation workshops. Food preservation has made a comeback!  Learn how to safely and easily can, freeze, and dry foods at home for year-round goodness! Canning Basics: This free class will provide a basic overview of home canning.  Handouts provided.  All attendees will be entered to win a door prize...

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County Information

Organization Director:
Betsy Anderson

Mailing Address:
100 Colonel Drive
Barnesville, OH 43713




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