Wilmington, Ohio - Small farm owners who want to learn more about how to make their farms work better for them or expand their operations, or those new to agriculture who are looking for ways to utilize acreage, can attend workshops and presentations on these and more issues during two small farm conferences “Opening Doors to Success”, March 7 & 8 in Wilmington, Ohio, and “Living Your Small Fa...
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The Clinton Soil & Water Conservation District and the USDA service center have established a memorial scholarship fund in honor and memory of Bob and Michele Coblentz. The $500 scholarship will be awarded to a Clinton County student pursuing a career in agriculture and/or conservation. The scholarship will be awarded in April 2014. If you have any questions or comments, you may contact our o...
The Clinton County Farm Bureau annually awards the Clinton County Jamie Florea Scholarship of at least one $500.00 to a graduating senior who will be entering a two or four year technical school or university majoring in agriculture. We sent this information to FFA advisors, Ag Education teachers, and thought we would also share this information with guidance counselors and ask that you make the a...
Farm Bureau is promoting this afternoon program on behalf of the Southwest Ohio Corn Growers because thevalue of the topics being discussed are vital to all of our farmers. For those of you who attended the Workers’ Compensation meeting held in Washington Court House on January 16th, your required CompManagement safety course has been satisfied, BUT you may still want to attend this meeting. Any...
53 members from Clinton, Fayette and Greene Counties attended this event. Feedback has been very positive. The general consensus was that folks like to interact, move around and be involved. All health "stations" and the membership station had to be confirmed as being visited to be eligible for special prizes. Three County Membership Kick-Off and Health Fair Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 FAYETTE COUN...
Feb. 17, 2014 with registration from 1:30 - 2 pm and program from 2 pm - 6 pm. SWOCG Annual Meeting to follow from 6 pm - 8 pm. The Ohio State University Extension pairs with Southwest Ohio Corn Growers Annual Meeting for a safety day. Leah Curtis, Director of Agricultural Law, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation is a presenter along with Westfield Insurance, Chip Bumpus of Bumpus Trucking and Ohio Sta...
Columbus, Ohio -- A policy proposed by Greene County Farm Bureau member Larry Moore supporting the use of Pistol Caliber Rifles (PCRs) for deer hunting was approved at the 95th OFBF Annual Meeting. The quorum of delegates from around the state voted for state policy that would support new rules/regulations allowing for such firearms to be used as legal firearms during the deer gun season. These ri...
Columbus, Ohio - One of Ohio’s finest was awarded at the 95th Annual Meeting of OFBF. Dr. Anderson of Wilmington College was honored for his years of dedicated service and the nurturing of the many students that have studied under him during his tenure. While the Ohio Farm Bureau Annual Meeting serves as the keystone event for our delegates to set state and national policy it is also a venue wher...
Three County Membership Kick-Off and Health Fair Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 FAYETTE COUNTY AG CENTER—1415 US 22, Washington Court House 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Bring a non-perishable food item or two to help feed the hungry. MEMBERSHIP 2014 5% +1 active member gain between 1/13—3/17/14 35 productive workers Overall gain by Nov. 30, 2014 HEALTH FAIR/WORKERS’ COMP PROGRAM Glucose/diabetes check compliments of...
The 2014 Clinton and Highland County Heroes Awards Breakfast is taking place Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 7:30 a.m. at the Roberts Centre. The speaker this year is Jessica Buchanan Landemalm. She survived her abduction by a group of Somalis on Oct. 25, 2011 until her rescue by the esteemed Seal Team IV on Jan. 25, 2012. She now resides in Washington, D.C. with her husband Erik and son August....
Organization Director:Steven N. Berk
Mailing Address:1425 Rombach Ave., P.O. Box 906
Wilmington, OH 45177
Office Hours:Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dues:$60 per year for a family membership
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