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College scholarship offered

Published Mar. 24, 2015

2015 DARKE COUNTY FARM BUREAU SCHOLARSHIP  The Darke County Farm Bureau Scholarship of $500.00, is available for a college student of sophomore status or above. To be eligible for consideration, the applicant must be: a full time student, majoring in an agricultural related area, be a resident or high school graduate of Darke County and either be a Darke Farm Bureau member or parents are Darke Far...

Boehner's Farm Forum, March 21

Published Feb. 25, 2015

This year’s keynote speaker will be Steve Phipps, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Energy Practice Leader at Woolpert. Phipps has worked at Dayton-based Woolpert for more than 26 years and has played a central role in developing the firm’s unmanned aerial system (UAS) strategy, a strategy that includes addressing the needs of precision agriculture right here in Ohio. When: March 21 Where: Tr...

Emerging Ag Conference

Published Jan. 21, 2015

Darke County invites all Young Ag Professionals to attend our first Emerging Ag Conference. This conference will consist of three sessions with a speaker at lunch. This is a great opportunity to expand your knowledge and network with young farmers in the area. Session topics include: microbrewing, backyard poultry, farm to farm market rules and regs, basic agronomy, cover crops, and nutrient manag...

Kickoff 2015!

Published Jan. 21, 2015

    Join us February 5th for our Membership Kick-Off at JT Brew and Grill at 6:30. RSVP to 855-335-1471 by Feb. 2nd. Darke County Farm Bureau needs your help signing new members. This is a great organization and to continue the great work we do for agriculture we need more members. If you would like to sign someone up you can visit https://volunteers.growwithfb.org/. If you sign 3 new members for ...

Workers Comp Safety Meetings planned

Published Jan. 21, 2015

Miami County ~ March 24th at the Adult Technology Center at the JVS in Piqua at 7pm. Darke County ~March 17th at the Bretheren Home in Greenville, Brick Room 9-11am. Marysville ~ March 5th from 6-8pm at the Union County Services Building in Marysville....

Medical Mutual of Ohio's enrollment period now open

Published Dec. 29, 2014

Medical Mutual of Ohio’s enrollment is open until Feb. 15, 2015 for 2015 individual and family coverage. The company also can help determine if you are eligible for a subsidy from the federal government to help pay for your insurance. Medical Mutual has Ohio’s largest network of doctors and hospitals and is one of the many organizations that Ohio Farm Bureau has partnered with to provide meaningfu...

OSUE Trainings and Ag Programs

Published Nov. 20, 2014

Ohio State University Extension has many upcoming programs that are of interest to farmers and other ag professionals.  Registration for some programs is limited and/or required. See below for details Nov. 25   Farm Bill Update,  7 p.m., Upper Valley Career Center   Dec. 3       Farm Bill Update, 9 a.m., 1 p.m. or 7 p.m., Greenville VFW   Dec. 4       Farm Bill Update, 7 p.m., Miami Jacobs Troy   ...

YAP Leadership Conference

Published Nov. 20, 2014

Are you interested in developing leadership skills, networking with agricultural leaders, building personal and professional skills and making a difference in our communitiies? Join us for a time of personal and professional development, meeting other young professionals from around Ohio, fun, food and fellowship! Entertainment includes Peterson Farm Brothers and Keynote speaker Mike Pearson. Work...

Election Guide

Published Oct. 15, 2014

Good, objective election content is hard to find, particularly in this last month leading to Election Day. Our Election Guide provides information about candidates in the gubernatorial, secretary of state, treasurer, auditor, attorney general, state representative and state senate races. Information about candidates' support of Farm Bureau policies also is provided....

Have your CAUV values increased?

Published Oct. 15, 2014

OFBF examining CAUV formula COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) is bringing together experts to intensify its examination of the complex formula used in calculating Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV). Many landowners have raised concerns as values are rising at the same time crop prices are falling. OFBF’s goal is to provide solutions to those concerns while preservin...

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