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2012 Census for Agriculture

Published Mar. 5, 2013

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...

Agricultural Linked Deposit Program (Ag-LINK)

Published Mar. 4, 2013

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.  ...

Equine Pasture Management Meeting

Published Mar. 4, 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....

Congressman Boehner Sponsors 2013 Farm Forum

Published Feb. 28, 2013

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...

Ohio Farm Bureau Sponsors CAUV Online Meeting on Feb. 27

Published Feb. 21, 2013

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...

Butler/Hamilton County Farm Bureau to host OFBF Workers' Comp Safety Meeting

Published Feb. 14, 2013

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...

Legislative Development Meeting March 22

Published Feb. 14, 2013

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...

Mark the date for the next Grow and Know Event in May

Published Feb. 14, 2013

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...

Butler County Farm Bureau Scholarship Applications and Information Sheets

Published Jan. 31, 2013

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...

BCFB Membership Kick-Off

Butler County Farm Bureau Hosts Membership Kickoff

Published Jan. 31, 2013

Butler County Farm Bureau hosted its annual membership kickoff Monday, Jan. 28 at the Princeton Rd. Campus. Volunteers attending enjoyed a catered meal from Milillio's as well as a demonstration from Farm Bureau staff about how to develop Facebook groups. Butler County Farm Bureau membership coordinator Terri Studer is working hard to sign new members in our county and is encouraging volunteers to...

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