COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - Cy Prettyman of New Bloomington has been elected to the board of trustees for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He will represent the members of District 7, which includes Crawford, Marion, Morrow and Richland counties. †He will help govern Ohioís largest and most inclusive farm organization. †Prettyman fills the seat formerly held by Don Ralph of Morral who retired a...
- Van Wert
The reorganization meeting of the Crawford County Farm Bureau trustee board was held at the Bakerís Pizza Hut in Bucyrus.† President Brenda Kocher called the †††meeting to order.† Officers were elected for the 2012-2013 program year.† They are Vice-President: Charles Stockmaster, Secretary: Rose Hartschuh, and Treasurer: Chuck Shumaker.† The regular meetings will be the third Tuesday of the month†...
Farm Bureau is organized on three levels - local, state and national.† The county (local) is the very heart and strength of the organization. †Itís here the members work together as volunteers in†an effort to improve their profession. †Seeking solutions to problems which affect their social and economic well being is†the reason they join this general farm organization. †The policy Farm Bureau oper...
Those interested in learning about a nearby business striving to keep aspects of food production local should read the latest issue of Our Ohio magazine. This monthís issue features Galionís Rus-Men Farms where beef, pork and chicken are raised. The 120-acre farm, in existence since 1830, is run by Russ and Mendy Sellman and their children Jesse, Emely and Elaina. †Much of the farmís land is rente...
Organization Director:Tim Hicks
Mailing Address:1495 W. Longview Ave. Suite 203
Mansfield, OH 44906
Office Hours:Mon. through Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dues:$70 per year for a family membership
- Working cooperatively on local issues
- Leadership development, networking, social gatherings
- Special savings from local businesses