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AgriPOWER Institute applications due April 18

Published Apr. 8, 2014

Do you: Want to improve your undertstanding of current issues and develop the skills necessary to lead and become an advocate for agriulture? have a passion for agriculture and see yourself in a leadership role in the future? have an interest in the political process and/or have though about running for office? want to experience and learn new things? Then you should apply for the AgriPOWER Instit...

2014 Farm Bill Meeting

Published Mar. 5, 2014

Please join us March 20 at 7:30 p.m. at Versailles High School for an informative session on how the 2014 Farm Bill will affect farmers. We will cover crop safety net decisions, commodity programs including dairy, crop insurance and other considerations. Please see the flyer for more information and to pre-register. You can also pre-register online at http://go.osu.edu/2014FarmBillMeeting....

Scholarship Announced

Published Mar. 4, 2014

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 and be a resident or high school graduate of Darke County. Applicants will be judged on the following criteria: Financial Need 20% - Scholastic 30% - Community Se...

Boehner's Farm Forum set for March 1

Published Feb. 12, 2014

The 2014 8th District Farm Forum will be held Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Edison Community College in Piqua.   This year’s panel will focus on the 2014 Farm Bill and how important reforms in the bill will help Ohio’s agriculture community. The keynote speaker this year will be Hank Meijer. Meijer serves as co-chief executive officer of Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer, Meijer, as well as co-chai...

Membership Drive Underway & Prizes for Signers

Published Jan. 23, 2014

The Darke County Farm Bureau Membership Drive is fully underway! Our goal is to have 35 people signing 55 NEW members by March 14. Contact the office to find out how you can be a membership signer! See the flyers for all the cool prizes to win like a Great Wolf Lodge stay giveaway, Casino Trip or apparel and other items from OFBF!...

Membership Kick-off Jan. 30

Published Jan. 9, 2014

We would like to invite you to join us for our Membership Kick-off. We need your help in ensuring that those in agriculture will continue to have a place at the table in the future, whether that be at the Statehouse or here in Darke County. In order to ensure that we have a strong organization we need help from you to sign up your friends and neighbors as Farm Bureau members. Please join us as we ...

Darke Co. Farm Bureau membership billing questions

Published Dec. 23, 2013

Darke County Farm Bureau 1-855-335-1471 toll-free 937-335-1471 phone darke@ofbf.org - email Pay online Send payments to: Farm Bureau 1554 McKaig Ave. Troy, Ohio 45373...

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2014 Young Ag Professional Conference

2014 Young Ag Professionals Leadership Experience Jan. 24-25

Published Nov. 20, 2013

The 2014 Young Ag Professional Leadership Experience is planned for Jan. 24-25.  This Leadership Experience is an opportunity to build personal and professional skills, network with agricultural leaders, and learn to make a difference in your community, Farm Bureau and agriculture. Join Ohio Farm Bureau Young Ag Professionals for a time of personal and professional development, fun, food and fello...

Annual Meeting Sept. 13- Tim Bedore

Published Aug. 26, 2013

Join the Darke & Mercer Co. Farm Bureaus for their Annual Meeting on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Osgood Legion Hall, 228 N. North Street, Osgood, OH 45351. The evening will begin at 7 p.m. with the meal and meeting.  Special guest comedian Tim Bedore will begin at 8:15 p.m. Cost:  $15 for Farm Bureau members, $20 for nonmembers.  Please RSVP by Sept. 10 to the Darke County Farm Bureau office, 1-855-...

McGlinchs named to Young Agricultural Professionals Advisory Team

Published Aug. 8, 2013

The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation has named the newest members of its Young Agricultural Professionals Advisory Team: Nathan and Jennifer Brown of Hillsboro, Andy and Danielle Burch of Salem, Brad Heimerl of Johnstown and Greg and Janet McGlinch of Versailles. As team members serving two year terms, they will help develop and conduct activities that provide opportunities for young people to become i...

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County Information

Organization Director:
Mandy Havenar

Mailing Address:
1554 McKaig Ave Bldg B
Troy, OH 45373

Phone:
937-335-1471

Fax:
937-332-3606

Email:
darke@ofbf.org

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Dues:
$60 per year for a family membership

  • Member Benefits

  • Working cooperatively on local issues
  • Leadership development, networking, social gatherings
  • Special savings from local businesses
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