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Going Against the Grain Safety Program March 21

Published Mar. 2, 2015

Help keep our young farmers safe! Butler County Farm Bureau is proud to be a co-sponsor for this event  March 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Target ages are 14-20. This FREE program will be held at the Harvest Land Co-op, College Corner. Limited space. More information, including how to register, are included on the flier....

An Enchanted Evening Grow and Know Event

Published Feb. 13, 2015

Butler County Farm Bureau will host another Grow and Know event on Thurs., April 9 at the Adopt-A-Plant Garden Center from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Cost: $10 for FB members $20 non-members Learn about perennial flowers, fairy gardens and soap making. Speakers. Beth Harnist, Adopt-A-Plant Garden Center and Brenda Harvey, The Mill Branch Bar Soap Company Join the fun! Reservations due to the BCFB offi...

2015 BCFB Scholarships

Published Feb. 2, 2015

Butler County Farm Bureau will again offer seven scholarships for 2015. Attached is the scholarship information page and application. Deadline to return is Tuesday, March 31. The first selection round is based on your application (all personal information is removed from the application) so please take your time and complete to the best of your ability....

Butler County Dairy Service Unit Annual Meeting

Published Jan. 20, 2015

Support Butler County Dairy Service Unit for their annual meeting on Monday, Feb. 9, noon, at St. Al's Church in Shandon. More details on the flier....

2015 BCFB Membership Kick Off

Published Jan. 16, 2015

Join Butler County Farm Bureau as we kick off our 2015 membership campaign. The event will take place on Thurs. Jan. 22 at the Niederman Family Farm at 4972 Lesourdsville West Chester Rd., Hamilton from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. More details on the attached flier. Reservations due to the BCFB office (513-844-8371) no later than Jan. 19....

CAUV Update from OFBF State Trustee Lane Osswald

Published Nov. 6, 2014

President Rita Beiser would like our members to know that we have heard from many of you regarding the large increases Butler County members will face on our January tax bills. It is the "perfect storm" here in Butler County with the reappraisals and CAUV increases, that may result in 150% - 190% increase for property owners. Rita, along with Gail Lierer and our Public Policy Team, have been in co...

OSU Ext. Butler County Blue Ribbon Baking Nov. 11

Published Oct. 28, 2014

Mark the date and be sure to join OSU Ext. Butler County for this upcoming event. Learn the secrets of award winning baking from Butler County residents Art Chatfield and Karri Perry. Together Art and Karri have won more than 100 Best of Show and Blue Ribbons. The Pumpkin Cake has won Best of Show for two consecutive years at the Butler County Fair, the Apple Pie has won Best of Show and Best Pie ...

Harvest Splendor Grow and Know Event

Published Aug. 14, 2014

Butler County Farm Bureau will host our 6th Grow and Know event on Wed., Sept. 24 at Brown's Family Farm Market. The Harvest Splendor event is 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.. Cost- $20 per person, Farm Bureau members pay $10 Limited space for event. Reservations due by Sept. 19. More details on the flier. ...

Butler County Local Foods Directory

Published Aug. 8, 2014

From Terri Chatfield, FCS Program Assistant Ohio State University Extension is very pleased to offer the first edition of our Butler County Local Foods Directory.   In response to the excitement of the growing local foods movement we wanted to make it easier for residents to find quality fresh local farm products grown and produced in Butler County.    Hopefully this information will help you and ...

County CAUV Meeting on July 29

Published Jul. 17, 2014

Mark the date, July 29 for a meeting regarding rising farm values for Ohio's Current Agricultural Use Valuation (CAUV) program. OSU Ext. Butler County will host the event at 7:00 p.m. Speaker: Larry Gearhardt, OSU Extension...

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