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Farm Bill Workshops to be held in NE Ohio

Published Jan. 7, 2015

OSU Extension in Northeast Ohio will be collaborating with local Farm Service Agency offices to offer meetings to discuss the crop side of the 2014 Farm Bill.  The 2014 Farm Bill has instituted major changes to the federal farm programs which require landowners and farmers to make a couple major decisions during the winter of 2015.  Landowners need to decide whether or not to update their property...

2014 Used Tack Sale

Used Tack Sale - March 1, 2015

Published Dec. 29, 2014

The 12th Annual Used Tack Sale will be held on  Sunday, March 1, 2015 at the Cuyahoga Fairgrounds Home and Hobby Building (bldg#29) from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.   Pre-registration for table or floor space is required.  Registration form is provided. Food and beverage will be available for sale by Angels Haven Horse Rescue. Over 400 people attended last year's used tack sale... it was a great to ti...

Healthy Water Ohio - Ohioans Speak Out

Published Dec. 2, 2014

 COLUMBUS, Ohio (HwO) – Safe drinking water is Ohioans’ No. 1 environmental priority, according to a survey sponsored by Healthy Water Ohio (HwO). Water quality outweighs all other environmental concerns including air quality, waste disposal, quantity of water supplies, land use and coping with weather extremes.  The survey of 1,000 Ohio voters aimed to identify the issues citizens care about rela...

2015 YAP Conf

2015 YAP Experience - January 30-31

Published Dec. 2, 2014

Cuyahoga County Farm Bureau Young Agricultural Professionals ages 18 to 35 are invited to attend the Ohio Farm Bureau Young Ag Professionals Experience January 30-31, 2015.  Sixteen workshops to choose from and entertainment by YouTube sensations, the Peterson Farm Brothers. Conference details are in the brochure provided. Farm Bureau member cost per person is $25; the balance will be paid by the ...

Learn about GAP certification - Nov. 21

Published Nov. 12, 2014

Join in a farm visit to learn first-hand about Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Certification What: If you are interested in having your farm GAP Certified, come to see a farm near the end of the process and learn what is required. Heritage Lane Farm owned by Kevin and Sarah Swope, producers of specialty crops, flowers, and bison is getting ready for a third party audit. Our visit will consist of...

Corn Harvest

It's Harvest Time by John Parker

Published Nov. 9, 2014

What is this time of the year all about?  It is called HARVEST!  This is the time of the year when area farmers hope to get those fields of soybeans and corn out of the fields and into their bins or off to the local elevator.  In turn these crops will be turned into food for our dinner tables.    Once again it is a tough harvest for area growers.  Too much rain and cool weather has made it difficu...

Board members elected in Sept 2014

County Board Members Elected at Annual Meeting

Published Sep. 26, 2014

Elections for the Cuyahoga County Board were held at the annual dinner meeting Sept. 23, 2014. Thomas Kaskey of Olmsted Falls, Tom Washtock of Berea, Jeremy Peth of Strongsville, Ashley Rassi of Brooklyn Heights and Gerald Wilson of Cleveland were elected to serve a three-year term.  The county Farm Bureau Board of Trustees is the only legally constituted body that represents the entire county mem...

CMPU Ride September 27

Published Aug. 30, 2014

Join us for another great ride with the Cleveland Mounted Police Unit in downtown Cleveland on September 27, 2014. It's a BYOH (bring your own horse) event; unfortunately we will not have horse-drawn wagons to accomodate additional riders this year..... however..... Lolly the Trolley will be joining us .... seating available until filled. Photo opps, food, music and of course, lots of horses, will...

Apply for your AgVenture today!

AgVenture Funding Available

Published Aug. 15, 2014

The Cuyahoga County Farm Bureau provides funding to teachers and schools during the school year for ag-related activities (an AgVenture might be a farm visit to your school, a classroom(s) visit to a local farm, or an ag-related classroom/school activity). Funds are limited with a maximum allowance per school, per school year.  Funds are available to schools / students in Cuyahoga County only.  Al...

Lots to see and do at FSR

Farm Science Review Bus Trip September 17, 2014

Published Aug. 13, 2014

Join us as we travel to London, Ohio for the Farm Science Review (FSR) on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 by charter bus.  Advance reservations are required. Cost is $20 for Farm Bureau members and $30 dollars for non-members, includes bus ride and admission into FSR. Details  and registration form are provided on information sheet attached....

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