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Pedal Pull at County Fair - Saturday, August 9, 2014

Published Jul. 23, 2014

Family fun at the Cuyahoga County Fair Aug. 4 - 10 includes the Cuyahoga County Farm Bureau PEDAL TRACTOR PULL on Saturday, Aug. 9 for ages 3 - 13 years.  Registration on site at 1 p.m.  First pull at 2 p.m. in the Bee Barn at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds. Join us for our annual pedal tractor pull! All participants will receive a T-shirt courtesy of Cuyahoga Nationwide Insurance agents and a ca...

Representative Dovilla supports Ohio's beekeepers

Published Jun. 5, 2014

Representatives Dovilla and Pelanda Announce Passage of Legislation Supporting Ohio’s Beekeepers   COLUMBUS—State Representatives Mike Dovilla (R-Berea) and Dorthy Pelanda (R-Marysville) today applauded the unanimous passage of House Bill 474, legislation designed to support Ohio’s beekeepers through the creation of the Ohio State Beekeepers Association license plate fund.    “I am gratified by th...

Visit farm animals at Farm & Garden Day

Farm & Garden Day June 7

Published Jun. 5, 2014

Join us at Farm and Garden Day on Saturday, June 7 from 11 am - 4 pm at the Garfield Reservation of the Cleveland Metroparks for family fun including farm animals, hand-churned butter, and tractor rides.  The Farm Bureau youth group, the Jolly Ranchers, will be managing the Farm Bureau paint mural.  We hope to see you there....

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Family Fun at the Ohio State Fair - July 25, 2014

Published May. 28, 2014

Join us for a great day at the Ohio State Fair on Friday, July 25.  The Cuyahoga Farm Bureau will charter a bus, leaving from the Cuyahoga fairgrouds. It will be a full day of fun for the entire family.  Click on the flyer attached for details and reservation form....

Get Involved! It's Policy Development Time

Published May. 4, 2014

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 poli...

County President Tom Kaskey

County Leaders have one-on-one conversation with EU representative

Published Apr. 25, 2014

Its's not every day that you have a chance to talk about trade agreements with a trade negotiator for the European Union.  And that's exactly what Cuyahoga Farm Bureau President Tom Kaskey and Public Policy Action Leader Donita Anderson got to do when Guilio Menato, who is part of the EU trade delegation to the United States came to Cleveland. "We were the only group that he wanted to sit down wit...

Ohio's Leadership Conference for Youth

Published Apr. 15, 2014

Ohio's Leadership Conference for FFA and Farm Bureau Youth will be be June 20-23 at Camp Muskingum Carrollton. Registration and all materials are due May 28 to the Farm Bureau office. Contact the County Farm Bureau office for scholarships available to attend the 2014 Ohio Leadership Conference....

Hanging baskets of geraniums add color to any garden/landscape

Spring time garden planting starts mid-May in northern Ohio

Published Apr. 7, 2014

Spring is finally here and we all get a bit anxious about our gardens and want to get going growing our vegetables and making our yards beautiful with annual flowers.But don't be too hasty!  The flower and vegetable garden beds are way too cold yet to plant anything outside. Stick your hand down in the soil; feel how cold it is. Proper planting season for northern Ohio is mid to late May.  Now is ...

Fun farm visit

Take Time for an Ag-adventure

Published Mar. 25, 2014

The Cuyahoga County Farm Bureau is pleased to provide funding for an agriculture-related activity (a visit to a farm, a farm visit to your school, or an ag-related classroom /school project) during the school year.  Funds are limited to $6 per student with a maximum of $400 per school, per school year. In past years, we have had requests for classroom visits to Stearns Homestead, a historic farm i...

Two Cuyahoga Youth Participate in Ohio Capital Challenge

Published Mar. 20, 2014

Cuyahoga County students Jerald Goins of New Tech East High School and Emeka Ezepre of St Martin DePorres High School were two of the thirty-three high school students from across the state who learned how to take action in the government process by participating in the Ohio Youth Capitol Challenge program. Sponsored by Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, 4-H and FFA, the policy development program took ...

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