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Investing in Renewable Energy - May 18

Published May. 8, 2015

Learn how to† "Do Your Homework While Investing in Renewable Energy" on May 18 at the Cuyahoga Fairgrounds.† Ohio Farm Bureau Director of Energy Dale Arnold wlll discuss how advances in technolgy have made renewable energy equipment, particularly solar and wind, more practical than it was just five to ten years ago. Residential, small business and farm energy consumers looking to invest in this te...

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Ohio State Fair Bus Trip - Friday, July 31, 2015

Published Apr. 30, 2015

Make plans to join us for our annual charter bus trip to the Ohio State Fair Friday, July 31, 2015. Leaving the Cuyahoga Fairgrounds at 8 a.m. to arrive at the Ohio State Fair in Columbus, you will have 6+ hours at the Ohio State Fair, and return to the Cuyahoga Fairgrounds by 8 p.m. Fun for Everyone! The Ohio State Fair has been a favorite family tradition since 1850, offering endless enjoyment.†...

Get Involved! It's Policy Development Time!

Published Apr. 24, 2015

Each year, the county Farm Bureau asks for input from our members, from ag-related organizations and other influencers† to help develop policy positions that have an impact on agriculture, which in turn serve as the basis for programming and political action throughout the year.† "One in seven is employed somewhere along the agriculture food spectrum, and seven in seven people eat food, so our pol...

Summer Reach Out Event - June 27

Published Apr. 23, 2015

The Young Agriculture Professional Summer Reach Out event takes place†June 27 in Miami County. †Registration forms are available at county Farm Bureau offices and is included in the brochure provided.† Registration is also available online.† RSVPs are due May 29. All are welcome to attend.†† $20 PER ADULT† and $5 PER CHILD (up to age 18)...

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Beekeepers Conference - May 16

Published Apr. 23, 2015

The Greater Cleveland Beekeepers 5th Annual Field Day Conference will be held May 16, 2015 at the Cuyahoga Fairgrounds.† Key note speaker Earl Hoffman will talk on microbials and honeybees.† Laura Urban will speak on raising Ohio queen bees.† Along with an active bee yard to host demonstrations, honeybee races, food and fun will be offered for all attending!† Registration begins at 8 a.m. Conferen...

Youth Conference registration due May 28

Published Apr. 7, 2015

Ohio's Leadership Conference for FFA and Farm Bureau Youth will be be June 19-22 at Camp Muskingum in Carrollton. Registration and all materials are due May 28 to the county Farm Bureau office.† Don't forget to ask about scholarships! Call the County Farm Bureau (440) 877-0706...

Rural Road Safety

Only you can prevent rural road accidents

Published Mar. 27, 2015

The farmer was driving a tractor with a cultivator that extended about five feet across the center line of a rural, two-lane bridge. The biker was driving in the opposite lane and didnít see the cultivator. He drove directly into its path ó killing the rider instantly. While this may seem like a rare situation, the National Safety Council estimates 15,000 collisions involving farm vehicles occur ...

High tunnel

Growing Success From the Ground Up - April 18, 2015

Published Mar. 18, 2015

Learn about soil health, seasonal high tunnels, drip irrigation and resources available for urban farmers at a workshop scheduled on Saturday, April 18, 2015 starting at 9:30 a.m. at the Cleveland Thurgood Marshall Recreation Center, 8611 Hough Avenue, Cleveland.† Experts will talk on soil health, good agriculture practices and provide tips on how to promote your farm and farm product using social...

Female Farmers Invited to Annie's Project Workshop

Published Mar. 13, 2015

Female farmers in Medina, Cuyahoga, and surrounding counties are invited to attend a series of workshops called Annie's Project, a program designed to strengthen women's roles in modern farm enterprises, help them network with other farm women, and learn how to manage, market, and grow their businesses. Annie's Project focuses on five broad aspects of farm risk management typical in an agricultura...

Apple Orchard Riddle Book

Books for Your Classroom

Published Feb. 24, 2015

In celebration of National Agriculture Day on March 20, the Cuyahoga Farm Bureau is giving away award winning elementary level books that depict a variety of aspects of agriculture and farming to second, third and fourth grade teachers in schools in Cuyahoga County. A selection of four books are available; Sugarbush Spring, The Guardian Team, Extra Cheese, Please!, and this year's award winner, Th...

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