Dozens of dogs were rescued this summer by the Clinton County Humane Society, removed from a local breeder whose operation had gotten out of control. Most of the dogs had been terribly neglected; one's coat was so overgrown that it was barely recognizable as a dog. CCHS took responsibility for all the breeder’s dogs — small breeds such as poodles and Yorkshire terriers — and agreed to bear the fin...
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Wilmington, Ohio -- Beth Ellis was elected the newest Clinton County Farm Bureau President at that 2013 Annual Meeting. Beth and her husband Matt Ellis have been Farm Bureau members since 1994 and farm in the Sabina area as well as operate Cherrybend Pheasant Farm. Ellis feels that Farm Bureau is important because as our society has changed, farmers have experienced less trust and understanding fr...
Effective Oct.1, Organization Director Steve Berk will be assigned to a new district to act as a liaison between Ohio Farm Bureau and the respective county Farm Bureaus. Berk will be responsible for covering: Greene, Fayette, Clinton, Madison, and Franklin counties. Berk will no longer cover Warren County. This move is part of Ohio Farm Bureau’s long-term goal of reducing their Field Staff to 18 O...
Congressman Turner Meets with Farm Bureau Leaders Xenia, Ohio, -- With the loss of two congressional seats and the redistricting of the remaining 16 districts many U.S. House of Representatives found themselves with new districts and new constituents. One of those impacted by the new districts was Congressman Turner of Dayton. The Congressman now represents all of Montgomery, Greene, and the north...
Through April 1, 2014, Ohio Farm Bureau members can receive an additional $1,000 incentive on the purchase of any new Chevrolet and GMC, 2013 and 2014 regular cab, heavy duty trucks (2500/3500 series). This is in addition to the standard $500 Farm Bureau incentive, so the total Farm Bureau incentive on these models is now $1,500. Check with your GM dealer for eligibility requirements. V...
Clinton County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013 6 p.m. McCoy’s, 1130 Gurneyville Rd., Wilmington 45177 Guest Speaker: Dr. Monte Anderson—Agriculture/Biology Professor at Wilmington College The evening will be filled with good food, voting on policy, recognizing scholarship winners’ accomplishments, and an informative speaker. Meal catered by: McCoy's Catering Cost: $10 payable a...
Fast Food from the Farm June 15 / No registration required 9 a.m. to noon JOIN CLINTON COUNTY Farm Bureau and the Clinton County Farmers’ Market for Fast Food from the Farm, a monthly series of local foods cooking demonstrations taking place the third Saturday of each month through September. Area chefs will prepare fast, easy and affordable recipes using fresh, locally grown food from market ven...
Congressman Steve Stivers addressed Farm Bureau members during his first town hall meeting at Wilmington College in his new district in Clinton County. Questions were asked about alleged IRS targeting of Tea Party groups, delays in processing veterans claims and the numbers of people receiving Social Security disability money. There were approximately 50 people in attendance at Kelly Center on t...
Join Clinton County Farm Bureau and the Clinton County Farmers Market for Fast Food from the Farm, a monthly series of local foods cooking demonstrations beginning June 15 and the third Saturday of each month through September. The events will run from 9 a.m. to noon. Area chefs will prepare fast, easy and affordable recipes using fresh, locally grown food from market vendors. Participants will le...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) has announced the winner of its 2013 Children’s Literature Award. The Guardian Team: On the Job with Rena and Roo by Cat Urbigkit was honored for its depiction of agriculture and contribution to American literature. The annual selection is made by members of the communications committee of OFBF’s board of trustees who review a list of nomi...
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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