Ohio's county Farm Bureau presidents will be taking their annual trip to Washington, D.C. March 4-6. Butler County Farm Bureau President Tim Hesselbrock is in attendance.The presidents have had a full schedule with meetings, speakers and visits with legislators while they lobby for agriculture....
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Farmers are reminded that if you have not completed your 2012 Census of Agriculture, please contact 1-888-424-7828 regarding an extension or go to www.agcensus.usda.gov. This is also contact info for any questions you may have regarding the census. Federal law requires all agricultural producers to participate in the Census and requires NASS to keep all individual information confidential. Failure...
Ohio farmers can help offset the high costs of operating funds through the Agricultural Linked-Deposit Program (Ag-LINK) sponsored by State Treasurer Josh Mandel. The Ag-LINK program provides reduced-rate financing. Don't delay....2013 deadline for applications is March 13, 2013. ...
The Hamilton County Ohio Horseman's Council will host a presentation addressing concerens horseowners may have regarding damage to their pastures from the 2012 drought. The event is Monday, March 18 at 7 p.m. at the Crosby Township Center, Harrison. For more details and reservation information, please refer to the attached flier....
It's Not Too Late to Sign Up for the 2013 Farm Forum! Wednesday, Congressman Boehner posted the following message to remind you that it is not too late to sign up for this year’s Farm Forum, being held Saturday, March 2 at Edison Community College in Piqua. If you have never attended, Farm Forum is a yearly event where experts from different sectors of the agriculture community join Congressman Bo...
Online CAUV meeting Feb. 27 Landowners enrolled in Ohio’s Current Agricultural Use Valuation (CAUV) program may have noticed their CAUV values increasing along with their taxes in recent years.What’s the cause? How is this determined? What can you do about it? -- There are a lot of questions, confusion and misconceptions surrounding the program. Ohio Farm Bureau Director of Legal Education Leah Cu...
OFBF Workers' Compensation Safety Meeting Sponsored by: Butler and Hamilton County Farm Bureau Thurs., March 14, 2013 9 a.m. until noon Janet Clemmons Center, 282 N. Fair Ave., Hamilton Speakers: Kathy Redmond, Comp Management, Mgr. Client Services Topic: Group Rating Update and Answers to Frequently Asked Questions Erin Rosiello, SW Buiness Development Mgr. Reservations due to the Butler Cou...
Political leaders, county officials, business and community leaders, members and concerned citizens are invited to attend. This is one of the few meetings in the county where all of these representatives are toghether to take questions or hear concerns from members and the general public. Friday, March 22 1 p.m. Princeton Rd. Campus, 1802 Princeton Rd., Hamilton Bring a neighbor, family member, fr...
Growing and Cooking with Herbs May 8, 2013 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Brown's Family Farm Market, 11620 Hamilton Cleves Rd., Hamilton, OH 45013 Butler County Farm Bureau presents its Grow and Know event, Growing and Cooking with Herbs. Jody Boyd, greenhouse manager, will present simple growing methods for a variety of herbs in containers or home gardens. Attendees also will gain practical culinary skills of...
Here are the 2013 scholarships administered by Butler County Farm Bureau. Also included is the information page that outlines the eligibility requirements for each scholarship. Please pay close attention to the dates listed for the scholarship deadline and interviews for the finalist. Seven scholarships will be awarded totaling $3,500. Thank you to the 2013 scholarship donors: VanGorden Family, Fr...
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