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Meeting to Plan County Fair Activities - June 18

Published Jun. 5, 2012

Erie County Farm Bureau will hold a meeting and cookout Monday, June 18 to plan activities for the county fair booth and kids day.† The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Denny Weilnau's home, 2619 Strecker Rd. W., Milan.† Hot dogs and hamburgers will be provided.† Please bring a covered dish or dessert to share.† Anyone interested in helping out with the Erie County Fair booth and activities is w...

Mud Hens

Farm Bureau Night at the Toledo Mud Hens Game

Published Jun. 5, 2012

Join Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Wood, Defiance Fulton, Henry, Williams, Hancock, Hardin, Seneca and Wyandot County Farm Bureaus at the Toledo Mud Hens baseball game†on fireworks night,†Friday, June 22 at the discounted price of $7 per ticket.† The ticket cost also includes a t-shirt. The Mud Hens play the Norfolk Tides and game time is 7 p.m.† Tickets must be purchased by June 15 through the Lucas, ...

Jeff Belmont, Denny Weilnau, Greg Cumston, Becky Dickerson and John Hartman

Membership Volunteers Rewarded for Efforts

Published Jun. 4, 2012

Erie County Farm Bureau membership campaign kicked off Jan. 18, 2012 and volunteers have been working hard ever since to encourage members to continue their support as well as recruit new Farm Bureau members. Several membership volunteers were rewarded for their efforts recently including co-membership coordinators, Greg Cumston and Jeff Belmont, and board members, Denny Weilnau, Becky Dickerson a...

OFBF Offering Blogging Workshop June 22

Published May. 25, 2012

DATE† Jun. 22, 2012 | 09:00 am - 04:00 pm LOCATION† Ohio Farm Bureau Office, 280 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43218 Build and engage your community through Ohio Farm Bureauís Blog Workshop Whether youíre thinking about blogging, just blog occasionally, or are continually looking to improve your blogging efforts, there will be plenty of value to be gained out of participating in the Ohio Farm Bure...

OFBF Looking for State Fair Ambassadors

Published May. 18, 2012

Are you a college student who loves agriculture and would like an exccellent opportunity this summer to promote your passion for Ohio agriculture?† If so,†Ohio Farm Bureau Federation is looking for†state fair ambassadors who are eager to grow through the OFBF Ambassaor Leadership program and work during the Ohio State Fair this summer. This opportunity includes two days of leadership training to a...

Ohio Farm Bureau Federation AgriPOWER Institute Accepting Nominations

Published Apr. 25, 2012

Never before in the history of agriculture has there been the urgency there is today for leaders and advocates for agriculture. With that in mind, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) launched an elite program designed specifically for farmers and agribusiness professionals: AgriPOWER. This yearlong program focuses on public policy issues confronting agriculture and the food industry such as animal ...

Membership Check-In Meeting - March 12

Published Mar. 5, 2012

The Erie County Farm Bureau will hold a Membership Check-In meeting on Monday, March 12, 2012 at the McDonald's restaurant at 11015 State Route 250 N. in Milan from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.† Join us to review membership numbers, township reports, discuss goals and results.† If you have any questions, please contact the Erie County Farm Bureau office at 888-216-5487 or [email protected]...

Scholarship Opportunities - March 15 Deadline

Published Feb. 28, 2012

The Erie County Farm Bureau offers scholarship opportunities for high school graduates as well as continuing education scholarships for those pursuing an agricultural related field of study.† There are two types of scholarships available for graduating seniors including a General $750 scholarship and an Ag-Related $750 scholarship.† The continuing education scholarship is $1,000 for those pursuing...

'Land as Your Legacy' Educational Seminar Feb. 28

Published Feb. 7, 2012

Erie County Farm Bureau in conjunction with Trent Nationwide Insurance Group will be holding a 'Land as Your Legacy' educational seminar Tuesday, Feb. 28 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 pm at Sawmill Creek Resort, 400 Sawmill Creek, Huron.† The seminar will provide information on the estate and succession planning process for farmers.† After putting everything into your farm, if you want a say in what happ...

Membership Kick-Off Meeting

Membership Campaign Underway in Erie County

Published Jan. 20, 2012

On Wednesday, Jan. 18, Erie County Farm Bureau kicked off its 2012 membership campaign by hosting a dinner at Margaretta High School Agricultural Building where more than 40 people met to discuss the campaign and goals for the year.† Discussion included upcoming campaign check-in dates, county awards and Ohio Farm Bureau Federation awards, distribution of worker folders and what information is inc...

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