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New Energy Transport Line Coming Through Butler County

Published Apr. 5, 2012

Butler County Farm Bureau sponsored a meeting on March 29, 2012 regarding the new energy transport pipeline that will be coming through Butler County. Dale Arnold, Ohio Farm Bureau director for energy, utility and local government issues facilitated the meeting at the Princeton Rd. Campus, Hamilton. This informational meeting provided important information regarding issues landowneres need to be a...

State Rep. Tim Derickson Addresses Ag Week

Published Mar. 15, 2012

Tim Derickson, Ohio House District 53 State Representative, promotes agriculture through a public service announcement celebrating Ag Week. Tim's farming background is right here in Butler County and he and his family have been lifelong Butler County Farm Bureau supporters. OHIO AGRICUTLURE WEEK - MARCH 11-17 Agriculture= Ohio's Largest Industry Adding Over $107 Billion to Ohio's Economy...

Nationwide Agent Joe Conrad/Farm Bureau Team Up for Farm Safety Meeting

Published Mar. 1, 2012

<!--[if !mso]--> NATIONWIDE/FARM BUREAU FARM SAFETY SEMINAR Tues., March 13, 2012 9:00 a.m. to noon REVISED LOCATION: JANET CLEMMONS CENTER, Conf. Room A-B-C 282 North Fair Ave., Hamilton, OH (Fair Ave. runs between Rt. 4 and Rt. 129 near Butler Co. Fairgrounds) Nationwide Agent Joe Conrad and the Butler/Hamilton County Farm Bureau are pleased to offer to our local farmers a...


Butler County Farm Bureau to Host Pipeline Meeting

Published Feb. 28, 2012

A new energy transport line, Enterprise Liquids Pipeline, is now being surveyed through the county. The initial survey is an important time when you can meet company representative, write down names, contact information, and begin to discuss specifics of your farm. The pipeline may generally follow the REX easement, but there is no guarantee. Since this an intrastate line, requirements for public ...


Butler County Farm Bureau 2012 Legislative Public Policy Issues Meeting

Published Feb. 23, 2012

Butler County Farm Bureau will be hosting the annual Legislative Public Policy Issues Meeting on Friday, March 23, 2012. The event will begin at 1:00 p.m. at the Princeton Rd. Campus, 1802 Princeton Rd., Hamilton. Invited guest include: U.S. House and Senate Representatives, State Senator, State Representatives, County Commissioners, Auditor, Sheriff, Prosecutor, Engineer, Treasurer, Township Trus...

Oxford Branch of the Lane Public Library Offers Program About Coyotes

Published Feb. 21, 2012

The Oxford Branch of the Lane Public Library is presenting a great program entitled, "Myths and Truths about Coyotes" Sunday, March 11 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Many farmers and rural property owners might be interested in this because many of them have packs of coyotes roaming their land and would like to know if they are harmless or dangerous and what they should do. The library is located at 15 ...

BCFB Representatives Attend OFBF Ag Day at the Capitol

Published Feb. 20, 2012

BCFB President Gail Lierer, Public Policy Action Team Leader Steve Bartels, along with Young Farmer Representatives Kellie Warner and Daniel Zimmerman attended Ag Day at the Capitol on Wed., Feb. 15. The event sponsored by Ohio Farm Bureau was held at the Sheraton in downtown Columbus. Kellie Warner is the Edgewood Butler Tech FFA instructor and Daniel Zimmerman is the President of the Chapter. Af...


Butler County Farm Bureau 2012 Scholarships

Published Jan. 31, 2012

Butler County Farm Bureau will be awarding seven scholarships for 2012. Applications are available from this webpage or contact the Farm Bureau office at 513-844-8371. Deadline to return the scholarship application and requested material is Friday, March 30, by close of business at 2 p.m. NEW this year.... the applications can be downloaded and applicants will be able to type in to the fields on t...

Meeting for Ohio's Farmers, Livestock Haulers & Veterinarians

Published Jan. 31, 2012

Farm Bureau would like to invite local farmers, livestock haulers and veterinarians to attend a meeting on the new Ohio Livestock Standards on Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. at the K of C Hall, 8440 St.Rt. 47, Versailles. The speaker for the night will be Dr. Tony Forshey, state verterinarian, who will provide an overview of the state's new livestock care standards. The meeting is open to the public and there ...

Southwestern Ohio Fruit & Vegetable School

Published Jan. 27, 2012

The Ohio State University will sponsor the Southwestern Ohio Fruit & Vegetable School Feb. 9, 2012. The event will be held at Valley Vineyards Winery, 2276 East US22 & 3, Morrow. Seperate sessions for Commerical & Backyard Growers. The cost is $35 per person and includes lunch. Pesticide applicator credits available (Private Categories - Core, 3 & 5) Registration deadline: Feb.2, 2...

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