Those interested in learning about the history and method of flour production at Bear’s Mill in Greenville should read the latest issue of Our Ohio magazine. This month’s issue features Farm Bureau members Julie and Terry Clark who currently operate the mill which they purchased in 1979. “We were young, ambitious and looking for something interesting to do,” said Julie looking back on their decisi...
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CONGRATS TO GREG MCGLINCH on Winning OFBF Excellence in Ag Award! Greg McGlinch of Versailles has been named winner of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) Excellence in Agriculture award program.The award recognizes successful young people 35 or younger who are involved in farming but whose primary occupation is not farming or owning an agricultural business. The award is based on their inv...
Darke County Farm Bureau will recognize the past year's accomplishments and adopt policies for the coming year at the organization's annual meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. We would like to invite all members to our annual meeting and candidate’s reception. The candidate’s reception will begin at 5:45 p.m. and will be followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. The event will take place at Romer’s Caterin...
On behalf of the Darke County Farm Bureau Board of Trustees, it is a pleasure to extend to you and your family an invitation to the 2012 Darke County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting Tuesday, Sept. 4 at Romer's Catering in Greenville. A Candidates' Reception will start the evening at 5:45 p.m. which is your chance to mingle with candidates for local offices. Dinner and the meeting will follow at 6:30 p....
The Miami County Farm Bureau would like to invite Darke County Farm Bureau members to its Camp-In on August 24-26 at Poor Farmers Campgrounds in Fletcher. All Farm Bureau members are welcome. It will be a weekend full of fun and fellowship. Please RSVP to the office by August 9th for your camping spot. The cost is $65 for the weekend to be paid to Miami County Farm Bureau. CAMP IN ITINERARYFriday...
Ever thought about purchasing meat from a local farmer? Are you looking for some guidance in buying local fruits, vegetables or meats? Darke County Farm Bureau is offering a four-part cooking series to answer all your questions! Come join us for four nights of fun, cooking, eating and education about local foods. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and classes start at 7 p.m. each night. July 11 - KitchenAid ...
The Darke County Farm Bureau Scholarship of $500 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 percent - Scholastic 30 percent - ...
Do you raise vegetables? Make crafts? Maybe you grow fresh flowers or prefer to bake? The Downtown Farmers’ Market is making plans for a late spring opening this year. Vendors are wanted! The 2012 season in downtown Greenville will begin in June with market hours from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market will be open on Saturdays this year through October. Vendors can choose from many options that w...
In the Feb. 11, 2012 edition of the Daily Advocate, the Darke County Farm Bureau's very own was honored. Lester Ward was named a Pillar of the Community. Check out the story here! And keep up with other current events in and around the community by visiting the Daily Advocate....
The 5th annual South Region Farm Bureau Cruise will be held Dec. 9-15 2012. The Carnival Cruise ship FREEDOM will be touring the western Caribbean with stops in Key West, Grand Cayman and Ocho Rios (Jamaica). The cruise is slated to leave from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on Sunday Dec. 9 and return on Saturday Dec. 15. Guests reserving a stateroom previous to March 31, 2012 will enjoy a $75 credit....
Organization Director:Mandy Havenar
Mailing Address:1554 McKaig Ave Bldg B
Troy, OH 45373
Office Hours:Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Dues:$80 per year for a family membership
- Working cooperatively on local issues
- Leadership development, networking, social gatherings
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