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Local Farm Safety 4 Just Kids Featured in National Newsletter

Published Nov. 1, 2012

Good things happening in Butler County! Read how a local Farm Safety 4 Just Kids chapter is busy at work right here in Butler County. Russ Beckner and his family are featured in a recent newsletter for the work their chapter has done promoting farm safety. The article highlights the Farm Bureau Day at Stricker's Grove amusement park event, sponsored by Butler and Hamilton County Farm Bureaus for t...

Good food, fun and fellowship.

Women's/Promotion & Education Commitee 2012 Christmas Dinner and Auction

Published Oct. 12, 2012

The ladies from the Women's/Promotion & Education Committee will be hosting their annual Christmas Dinner and Auction on Wed., Nov. 7 at Zioin Lutheran Church, 212 S. Front St., Hamilton. The event will begin at 6 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Please bring a covered dish, your drinks and your table service. Coffee will be provided. Items donated for the auction are greatly appreciated. Proceed...


Congratulations to State Rep. Tim Derickson

Published Oct. 11, 2012

Congraulations to State Rep. Tim Derickson (R-Oxford) who today was named BioOhio’s “Legislator of the Year” for his efforts in workforce development. Rep. Derickson served as chairman of the House Workforce Development Study Committee—which gave Ohioans the opportunity to speak on the state’s efforts to create a competitive workforce—and also was recently appointed to the governor’s Executive Wor...

Butler County Farm Bureau Friend of Ag Award Recipients

Published Oct. 2, 2012

Butler County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce the 2012 BCFB Friend of Agriculture Award recipients. Ted Kerby and Dave & Gail Lierer were honored at the annual meeting on Sept. 13 with these prestigious awards. Nick Schwab, past President, made the award to Ted Kerby for his years of service to agriculture, 4-H and Farm Bureau, including past trustee, Vice-Pres. and President. Russ Beckner...

BCFB Trustees Honored at Annual Meeting

Published Oct. 1, 2012

At its annual meeting, Butler County Farm Bureau honored the 16 trustees that compose the board of trustees . Seven trustee positions were elected at this meeting. Thank you to the retiring board members: Sarah James; 46 years of service on the board, Jeff Schwab; 20 years of service, and Cathy Shaw; 4 years of service. Congratulations to the newly elected trustees for a 2-year term: Amy Butterfie...

Nationwide Agent Steve Archdeacon

Meet a Local Nationwide Agent - Steve Archdeacon

Published Sep. 27, 2012

Steve Archdeacon has been a Nationwide agent for 29 years. Maggie, his office secretary, and Steve are available to assist you for any insurance needs. Steve received a bachelor's degree from the University of Tennessee and his master's degree from the University of Memphis. He and his wife Carol reside in Hamilton. Steve is also involved with the Lindenwald/Hamilton Kiwanis. The Archdeacon Insura...

Butler County Farm Bureau Honors Candidates Designated Friend of Agriculture

Published Sep. 25, 2012

Candidates were recently recognized by Butler County Farm Bureau for the Ohio PAC designation as "Friend of Agriculture" at the BCFB annual meeting held Sept. 13. This designation is given to farm friendly candidates through a process for incumbents and open seat candidates. The "Friend of Agriculture" designation is used for Statehouse Candidates. Honored at the meeting by BCFB President Gail Lie...


Butler County Farm Bureau Honors Lifetime Members

Published Aug. 24, 2012

Butler County Farm Bureau is honoring our loyal lifetime members, whom have been continous members for over 50 years, at the 92nd annual meeting Thursday, Sept. 13. These members are the backbone of Butler County Farm Bureau and their loyalty and support of the organization are greatly appreciated. These members have received certificates along with a thank-you letter from President Gail Lierer an...

2012 Farm Bureau Night at Stricker's Grove

FB Night at Stricker's Grove

Published Aug. 20, 2012

Butler and Hamilton County Farm Bureaus were pleased to have 2,000 members and family attend the 6th annual Farm Bureau Night at Stricker's Grove Amusement Park. This free event is held for the members of the counties in appreciation of their membership. Over 1 ton of food donations were received from members as they entered the park and approximately $300 in pet shelter donations were received. T...


92nd Annual Meeting of the Butler County Farm Bureau

Published Aug. 14, 2012

Join us Thursday, Sept. 13 for the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Butler County Farm Bureau. A Social Gathering will start the evening at 6:30 p.m., followed by Dinner at 7 p.m. and concluding with the Business Meeting. The event will be held at Butler Tech Auditorium, 3603 Hamilton-Middletown Rd., Hamilton. Candidates for the upcoming election will be invited for the Social Gathering where members ca...

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