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2012 Pesticide Recertification Training

Published Jan. 16, 2012

Do you need to be recertified for your pesticide license? The Butler County pesticide applicator recertification class will be held Feb. 2, 2012 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The cost of the program is $35. You can register by calling the extension office at 513-887-3722 or by registering online. Preregistration is required. Please follow instructions for individual meetings. For registration questions, ...

Butler County Cattlemen's Assoc. Annual Meeting

Published Jan. 10, 2012

The Butler County Cattlemen's Association will be hosting their annual meeting on Saturday, January 28, 2012 at the Izaak Walton League, Hamilton. Social time begins at 6:30 pm followed by dinner at 7:00 pm. Speaker for the evening is Greg Meyer, Warren County Extension Agent. His topic will be Tips for Improving Your Pasture. Cost is $10 per person. Reservations due to Heather Vollmer (513)756-96...

2012 Beef Class Webinar Through OSU Extension Butler County

Published Jan. 6, 2012

2012 Beef Class Webinar - "Targeting Markets and Marketing Alternatives as we Look to the Future" OSU Extension Butler County is offering a FREE Beef Class Webinar Date: February 9, 2012 Where: OSU Extension Office, Butler County              1802 Princeton Rd., Hamilton, OH 45011 Time: 6:45 p.m. (Check-in)    7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (Program) Speakers: Dave O'Diam, Certified Angus Beef; Don Knore,...

OFBF Campaign Management Seminar Jan. 26 and 27

Published Jan. 3, 2012

Campaign Management Seminar Ohio Farm Bureau Office, Columbus Jan. 26-27, 2012 The purpose is to help candidates running for public office be successful in elections. This seminar is designed for candidates, who are committed to a strong free enterprise system and who are interested in running for public office at the local, state or federal level now or in the future. Spouses and campaign manager...

BCFB Gears Up For 2012 Membership Campaign

Published Dec. 29, 2011

Butler County Farm Bureau is gearing up for its 2012 membership campaign. We are always looking for more volunteers to help with our organization and would like to invite anyone interested in becoming involved to attend our membership kick-off celebration. Membership chair and President Gail Lierer will host the event which will be held Monday, Jan. 23, 2012 at the Princeton Rd. Campus (OSU Ext., ...

Butler Co. Farm Bureau Delegates Attend OFBF Annual Meeting

Published Dec. 6, 2011

Butler County Farm Bureau was represented by five delegates at the 93rd Ohio Farm Bureau Federation annual meeting in Columbus. The annual meeting was held on Nov. 30- Dec. 2, 2011. Delegates were: President Gail Lierer, Vice President Tim Hesselbrock, Rita Beiser, Terri Niederman and Lynn Eisele. Thank you to the delegates for their time serving Butler County in the very important grass roots pro...

Lane Osswald Elected OFBF District 18 Trustee

Published Dec. 5, 2011

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Lane Osswald of Eldorado has been elected District 18 trustee for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He will help govern the state’s largest general farm organization and represent Farm Bureau members from Butler, Hamilton, Montgomery and Preble counties. Osswald fills the seat previously held by Randy Leis who retired after 18 years on the board. Osswald and his wife,...

Income Tax Management for Farmers in 2011 Dec. 6 webinar

Published Dec. 1, 2011

Farmers will want to make sure they are up to date on any 2011 income tax changes. Purdue Extension will offer a Webinar on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011 from 9 a.m.  to 11 a.m. (EST). Access the webinar to access the topics below, which will be covered.  Changes affecting businessess: *Depreciation and Section 179, Additional first-year depreciation. Planning 2011 cost recovery and other changes *Deferre...

Harvest Land Co-op and BCFB...working for agriculture in Butler County

THANK YOU Harvest Land Co-op

Published Nov. 11, 2011

Butler County Farm Bureau would like to express our gratitude to Harvest Land Co-op for the recent Education Fund donation. This donation, which dates back to the 1970's or longer, has been made each year from the co-op based on our membership totals. The 2011 donation was in the amount of $3,075.50. Thank you to Harvest Land Co-op in Butler County: Seven Mile Ag Center, College Corner Ag Center, ...

Annual P & E Dinner & Auction Invite

Published Nov. 3, 2011

Carol Dennison, BCFB Promotion & Education Chair, sends a personal invitation to attend the annual Christmas Dinner and Auction Thursday, Nov. 10. The event will be held at the Zion Lutheran Church, 212 S. Front St., Hamilton. Parking is available behind the church. Dinner will be at 6:30 p.m. Please bring a covered dish to share and your table service. Drinks are provided. Items donated for t...

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