We launched a new program in our series of Oil and Gas Briefings. Entitled, "Metering and Royalties Issues," the program covers how royalties are defined in various types of leases, as well as explores basic metering technology used by the industry. The program is designed to help landowners follow how their royalties are determined from the well, through refining/marketing, and to their royalty c...
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With the recently renewed interest in oil and gas exploration in Ohio, many landowners with older leasing agreements on their properties are wondering what they should be doing with them. Ohio Farm Bureau Director of Energy Policy Dale Arnold shares a tip for these landowners in this interview with Communications Specialist Chip Nelson. Arnold also shares information about an upcoming online oil a...
Ohio Farm Bureau wins top award from American Farm Bureau The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) received the top honor for a state organization during the American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) 2013 annual meeting this week in Nashville, Tn. OFBF was presented the Pinnacle Award, which recognizes outstanding accomplishments in programming and membership. Qualifying it for the Pinnacle Award, OF...
The Carroll County Farm Bureau board of trustees will be awarding a $1,000 study grant to qualified students from Carroll County who are or will be pursuing further education. This year’s award will be given in memory of our longtime dedicated member of Farm Bureau, John H. Weir. Electronic requests for applications may be honored by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. The academic grant will be awarded b...
It's Annual Meeting time again! Carroll County members will hold their annual meeting Tuesday, Aug. 28 at FFA Camp Muskingum, Dyewood Rd, Carrollton. Meet the Candidates reception will begin at 6 p.m. with the meal and meeting starting at 7 p.m. Reserve your seat by calling the Farm Bureau at 888.265.2090 right away. Cost per person is $12. This is where policy is set for the new program year, mem...
The Carroll County P&E Committee wrapped up its year by enjoying a day trip. Members toured the Reeves Mansion and Museum in Dover followed by a delicious lunch at Uncle Primo's Restaurant. Next year's planning will begin in August. If you are interested in being a part of the Promotion and Education Committee, give the office a call at 888.265.2090. They'd love to have you join in!...
It's that time of year again - the time when we ask for input into policy from our members. There will be a breakfast meeting on Tuesday, June 26th at the Airport Restaurant at 8:30 am. There is no cost for attending - we just ask that you call the office (888.265.2090)to reserve a seat. We will have resource people from around the county helping us with issues and concerns which need attention. T...
The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture presented its fifth annual Book of the Year award to Chris Butterworth for "How Did That Get In My Lunchbox? The Story of Food." The book shows young readers how each ingredient made its journey to their lunchbox. Illustrations, by Lucia Gaggiotti, highlight many aspects of farming and include information on food safety and nutrition. The foundat...
Carroll County Farm Bureau will be sponsoring the Agriculture Educator’s Award again this year for elementary/middle and high school teachers in the Carroll County schools. The winner selected will receive $200 to use in his or her classroom and will be recognized at the annual meeting in August. Agriculture is an integral part of Carroll County’s economy. The award is an opportunity to educate ou...
Bring your Farm Bureau membership card to Jimmy’s Backyard BBQ for 10 percent off any order! Jimmy’s Backyard BBQ was established in 2010 in Carrollton and offers hand-pulled smoked pork, smoked beef brisket, smoked chicken, ribs and wings, delicious homemade side dishes, salads, nachos, burritos and desserts! Open Monday through Saturday 11-9 and Sunday 12-8. 330.627.7755...
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Mailing Address:2146 E. High Ave.
New Philadelphia, OH 44663
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