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WE CARE Poster Contest Results

Published Sep. 6, 2013

Butler County Farm Bureau hosted the We Care poster contest during the week of the Butler County Fair. Over 800 patrons visited the fair booth to vote on their favorite 3 posters. The posters were submitted by the 4-H groups in Butler County and had to depict good animal care standards. The top 3 posters each received $100 for their 4-H club. Congratulations to the Milford Mini Farmers, Extreme Te...

BCFB Annual Meeting

Published Sep. 6, 2013

Butler County Farm Bureau will host our 93rd annual meeting on Thurs., Sept. 12 at the Princeton Rd. Campus in Hamilton. The evening will start with a Meet & Greet at 6:00 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. and concluding with the business meeting. Cost is $10 per person. Meal catered by Shoelaces Catering. Speaker for the evening is Dr. Leah Dorman, Ohio Farm Bureau Director of Food Progra...

WE CARE poster contest at Butler County Fair

Published Jul. 23, 2013

Butler County Farm Bureau sponsored the "We Care" poster contest, in which county 4-H clubs participated. The posters must depict good animal care standards and have the words "We Care" included. The 10 posters, as selected by the Board of Trustees, are on display in the Butler County Farm Bureau fair booth and patrons to the booth can vote for their top three posters. The top three posters receiv...

Ohio House of Representatives Ag & Nat'l Resource Committee Meeting

Published Jul. 23, 2013

Butler County Fair will host the Ohio House of Representatives Ag and Natural Resource Committee Meeting Thursday, July 25 at the fairgrounds. The meeting will begin at 11 a.m. and will be held in the new ag building. The meeting is open to the public and several people from Butler County will testify before the committee. A big welcome to the committee from Butler County Farm Bureau.  ...

FUN DAY at the Butler County Fair

Published Jul. 23, 2013

Fun Day at the Butler County Fair, sponsored by Butler County Farm Bureau, will be held Friday, July 26. Registration is held from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. in front of the swine barn.  The mini tractor pull (held in front of the grandstands) will begin around 1 p.m. and the Country Olympic games (held in the swine barn) will begin around 3 p.m. Good old-fashioned fun. Prizes and trophies. You d...

Karl Woods - Nationwide Agent

Meet a Local Nationwide Agent - Karl Woods

Published May. 28, 2013

Karl Woods is a native of Cincinnati. He attended Moeller High school, was class president for three years, vice president for one year, and earned a football scholarship to the University of Cincinnati. Karl graduated from the College of Business with a bachelor's degree in business management. Karl married Gina Fink from West Chester and they have two children, Lindsay and Andrew and reside in M...


No Bake Lemon Bars Recipe from Grow and Know Event

Published May. 20, 2013

Here is the recipe from the Grow and Know event, Growing and Cooking With Herbs. Attendees sampled the bars at the event. Delicious!  ...

Another Successful Grow and Know Event for Butler County

Published May. 14, 2013

Butler County Farm Bureau hosted another Grow and Know Event, Growing and Cooking With Herbs on May 8. More than 45 people were at the event held at Brown's Family Farm Market south of Ross. Speakers for the evening were Jody (Brown) Boyd; Greenhouse Manager for Brown's Family Farm Market and Angela Lampe; OSU Extension Master Gardener. Attendees learned techniques to growing herbs and tasted wond...

2013 Butler County Farm Bureau Scholarship Recipients

Published Apr. 25, 2013

Butler County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce the names of the seven 2013 scholarship recipients. Amy Janos - $500 Norma VanGorden Scholarship Robbie Casey - $500 Ray & Mary Jane Friday Scholarship Taylor Ruder - $500 Butler County Farm Bureau Scholarship Jessica Reinhardt - $500 Butler County Dairy Service Unit Scholarship Johanna Frankenstein - $500 William Lawrence King Sr. and Esther Ma...


Grow and Know Event - Growing and Cooking With Herbs

Published Apr. 8, 2013

Butler County Farm Bureau will host another Grow and Know Event on Wed., May 8, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Brown's Family Farm Market in Ross.  The event will feature growing and cooking with herbs. The cost is $20 for non-members and $10 for Farm Bureau members. Learn simple growing methods for a variety of herbs in your containers or home garden. Practical culinary uses of herbs in the kitchen. Learn t...

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