Members of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) are participating in a survey to assess the damage associated with the 2012 drought. Farm Bureau will use the survey data to work with its members, government and the public to address the consequences of this summer’s extreme weather.In addition, OFBF has launched a Drought Resources Page to provide farmers with timely news and useful advice. The ...
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Fresh Fork Market, recently featured in Our Ohio magazine, has been connecting farmers and consumers since 2008. The company was spawned by Trevor Clatterbuck and a team of colleagues in an effort to bring foods from small farms and make them readily available to consumers demanding local foods. Similar to the increasingly popular Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs where consumers buy ...
It's not the typical dinner and a movie... it's soccer and a cookout. Enjoy a Columbus Crew pregame tailgate. Learn grilling tips and sample some delectable foods from the grill. After the tailgate, watch the Columbus Crew MLS take on the New England Revolution at 7:30 p.m. Crew tickets are $25, with $2 from every ticket donated to the Animals for Life Foundation.Buy tickets at http://www.thecrew...
Join the Cuyahoga County Farm Bureau for our annual bus trip to the Ohio State Fair on Friday, July 27, 2012. Travel by charter bus with fellow Farm Bureau members to the sights, sounds, and fun of the great Ohio State Fair. Details and registration attached....
Participants at the Trash Garden workshop, held at the County Fairgrounds, completed a mini-garden using re-purposed drink cups and water bottles after getting tips on what and how to plant from OSU Extension Cuyahoga Master Gardeners Gail Holzman and Ellen Comeau. It was evident from the display of items on hand, that many things we just toss in the trash can be recylced or re-purposed; the only ...
While visiting the Vineyard of Chateau Hough at E. 66 and Hough Ave in Cleveland, it was apparent that Mansfield Frazier, an inventive and dedicated entrepreneur has several goals he has set for himself and his neighborhood. His ultimate goal to build an inner-city winery started in May of 2010 with the preparation of turning a three-quarter acre inner-city corner into a vineyard of 294 vines, s...
Cuyahoga & Lorain County Farm Bureaus want you to join us for a Scenic Train Ride on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad as we travel to Hale Farm and Village on Saturday, July 14, 2012.Leaving the Rockside Train Station in Independence (7900 Old Rockside Rd. Independence, 44131) at 9 a.m., travel by train to Hale Farm and Village. While on board the train you can immerse yourself in the stor...
Have you ever experienced a working dairy farm? A short trip to Claridon, near Burton, may prove to be more exciting than any amusement park or waterpark you might visit this summer. The whole family will enjoy experiencing this modern, working dairy farm. Visitors can watch the cows being milked, pet the calves, take a hayride, and learn how milk is produced on this scenic farm. Check out the li...
Love great wine and Farm Bureau? Here is your opportunity to get two for the price of one. Simply join the Farm Bureau in Lorain, Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake or Trumbull counties between now and June 30 and be entered in a drawing to win one of 10 pairs of tickets to Vintage Ohio Wine Festival Aug. 3-4 in Lake County. Only new Farm Bureau members are eligible. For more information, contac...
DUE TO UNFORTUNATE CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL, THE JULY 7 HORSE SHOW TO BENEFIT THE CLEVELAND MOUNTED POLICE UNIT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Watch for details on where and when it is rescheduled. Donations to the CMPU are welcome. It's exciting that the Cleveland Mounted Police Unit is reactivated and rebuilding their stable of horses, but the...
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