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Taste of Crawford County: Aug 27

Published Aug. 7, 2015

A Fresh Healthy Local Lunch Come join the Crawford County Farm Bureau as they present to you the Taste of Crawford County. When the doors open, come enjoy foods prepared for you by local commodity groups before the event main event starts. Then sit back and listen to the owners of The Pickwick Place. They will be there to discuss the local foods movement as well as giving some details on what they...


Emerging Ag Leader Initiative of North Central Ohio

Published Jul. 17, 2015

Are you looking to take that next step in professional development in agribusiness and farming?  Are you new to farming and agribusiness?  Recently out of college and looking to improve your network? Curious how to make a difference in your community? If you answered yes to any of these you should sign up for the Emerging Ag Leadership Initiative of North Central Ohio. After identifying a need wit...


County Fair Fun: Whetstone Building & Beyond!

Published Jul. 15, 2015

Crawford County Farm Bureau is excited to once again host the Farm Bureau Fun & Education Center in the Whetstone Building. In 2015, we will premier the winning entry from our Ag Literacy Challenge: a life-sized board game designed by Sarah Lehner of Delaware, Ohio. The game has farming scenarios where players will receive or lose tokens, or helping hands, based on what happens "on the farm." ...


County Fair Interns to be Hired

Published May. 19, 2015

Crawford County Farm Bureau is excited about the 2015 Crawford County Fair. In 2015, the Farm Bureau Fun & Education Center in the Whetstone Building will provide an interactive agricultural education area. Farm Bureau aims to reach fair guests with a positive message about agriculture in our community, state, and nation. To help facilitate this endeavor, Farm Bureau will be filling three paid...


Get 0% Interest for 72 Months

Published May. 13, 2015

Are you in the market for new hay equipment or a utility tractor? Through June 30, many Case IH customers are eligible for 0% financing for 72 months on Case IH hay tools and Farmall utility tractors. Case IH offers the equipment you need to get the job done on your farm. Add to that, Ohio Farm Bureau members are eligible for a $300-$500 discount on Case IH Maxxum and Farmall tractors and Case IH ...


Contest to Engage the Public About Farming

Published Apr. 6, 2015

Farmers are extremely proud of the work they do to bring food, fuel and fiber to market.  But while productivity, science and technology have seen great strides in recent decades, our ability to communicate about farming to the general public has not made similar advances.  To help address this communication gap to the public, Crawford, Richland and Wyandot County Farm Bureaus are pleased to annou...


Farmers asked to complete fertilizer certification training

Published Mar. 27, 2015

Farmers are being encouraged to complete the requirements of Ohio’s Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Certification Program.   Crawford County Farm Bureau is reminding farmers who apply commercial fertilizer to more than 50 acres that they are required to attend a training session to obtain certification. Ohio Farm Bureau's goal is to have farmers in the Western Lake Erie Basin complete this requ...


Farmers, Stay Safe During Spring Planting!

Published Mar. 24, 2015

Preventative Measures  While working with farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses for over 100 years, Nationwide is taking a stand to increase awareness of the dangers and risks of navigating large farm equipment on rural roads. Central to this effort is ruralroadsafety.com, a new website dedicated to providing case studies, tools and other resources to assist America’s hardworking farmers in making ...


Local Issue Discussion set For March 24

Published Mar. 13, 2015

You are cordially invited to attend the Crawford County Farm Bureau policy development meeting Tuesday, March 24. We will meet in the Lowere Level Conference Room of County Courthouse, 112 E. Mansfield St, Bucyrus. A light breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m. Policy development is one of the most important activities that the Crawford County Farm Bureau conducts each year. We take suggestions for...


Kids' Corner at the Fest Jan. 24

Published Jan. 16, 2015

Have you made your family’s reservation for the Farm Bureau Fest yet?!?The Kids’ Corner is going to have a lot to offer. Early Childhood Education students from Tri-Rivers will be helping along with our great Farm Bureau volunteers and have great things planned. Mom and Dad, or Grandma and Grandpa, can attend cooking demos, safety sessions or estate planning while the kids relax and have fun! On t...

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