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Brown County has acheived farm gain!

Published Oct. 21, 2014

Many thanks to all who helped with this year's membership campaign.  As of today, we have reach our active (farm) goal and are 27 away from overall gan.  Brown County is the first in our four-county area to achieve farm gain!!! Congratulations, keep up the good work, and let's get the 27 needed to reach overall gain....

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Young Ag Professional Conference - Jan 2015

Published Oct. 6, 2014

Young agricultural professionals from across Ohio are invited to attend the annual Leadership Experience "Growing Our Generation" Jan. 30 and 31 at the Renaissance Columbus hotel. The conference features plenty of fun, educational sessions featuring entertainment by the Peterson Farm Brothers and keynote speaker Mike Pearson, host of Market to Market.  Cost is $150/individual and $200/couple. RSVP...

Discuss Agriculture & Job Creation with Gov. Kasich & Lt Gov. Taylor!

Published Aug. 19, 2014

You are invited to attend a Discussion on Agriculture & Job Creation in Ohio with Governor John R. Kasich and Lt. Governor Mary Taylor on Tuesday, August 26TH.  Event Details WHAT:  Discussion on Agriculture & Job Creation in Ohio with Governor John R. Kasich and Lt. Governor Mary Taylor WHEN:   Tuesday, August 26TH – doors open at 2:00pm, please arrive by 2:30pm WHERE:  Bethel Feed & ...

YAP Summer Reach Out Tours - June 28, 2014

Published Mar. 12, 2014

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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Announcing the 7th Annual Members Only Cruise!

Published Dec. 18, 2013

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...

Ohio Livestock Coalition Offers Free Classroom Materials To Ohio's Third-Grade C

Published Dec. 12, 2013

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...

How to join Farm Bureau - You don't have to be a farmer!

Published May. 21, 2013

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 abch@ofbf.org or call the office at 937-378-2212 or 888-378-2212....

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Are your dependents listed on your membership?

Published Mar. 19, 2013

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...

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2013 Children's Literature Award

Published Mar. 7, 2013

Each year Ohio Farm Bureau honors a book andauthor whose work embodies an agricultural theme and contributes to American literature. The Guardian Team also was named book of the year by the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture. The American Farm Bureau Foundation produced a companion educator guide to accompany The Guardian Team. TO ORDER THE BOOK AND/OR EDUCATOR’S GUIDE: Go to AgFounda...

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OUR OHIO MAGAZINE SPOTLIGHTS LOCAL COMMUNITY ADVOCATES

Published Mar. 7, 2013

Those interested in becoming involved in the community and finding out why membership in Brown County’s Farm Bureau is meant for both farmers and nonfarmers should read the March/April issue of Our Ohio magazine. The issue features Chris Rogers of Mount Orab and Heather Utter of Georgetown, both dedicated community members and local advocates for Farm Bureau. The article explains why Rogers volunt...

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County Information

Organization Director:
Heather Utter

Mailing Address:
325 W State Street, (Brown County Fairgrounds) PO Box 288
Georgetown, OH 45121-0288

Phone:
937-378-2212, 888-378-2212

Fax:
937-378-2212

Email:
abch@ofbf.org

Office Hours:
Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Dues:
$60 per year for a family membership

  • Member Benefits

  • Working cooperatively on local issues
  • Leadership development, networking, social gatherings
  • Special savings from local businesses
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