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Erie County Farm Bureau's Annual Meeting Sept. 7

Published Aug. 15, 2011

The Erie County Farm Bureau will be holding its Annual Meeting Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011 at 7 p.m.  It will be held at St. John's United Church of Christ, 2712 W. Mason Rd., Milan.  A buffet dinner will be served at 7 p.m. with the business meeting to follow.  Mike Amstutz, author of “Collectable Recipe Boxes and Tins”, will be the speaker.  Tickets are $10 per person and must be purchased prior to...

Attend a Livestock Care Informational Session

Published Aug. 10, 2011

Farmers, veterinarians and livestock haulers are encouraged to attend one of five informational sessions to be held in August and September by the Ohio Department of Agriculture which will provide an overview of the state’s new livestock care standards.  The meetings are open to the public and will feature a presentation on the new livestock care standards as well as an opportunity to ask ODA staf...

Tender Shoot Farm Article in Our Ohio Magazine

Published Jul. 7, 2011

Dave Weilnau of Tender Shoot Farms in Erie County runs a thriving melon farm.  To learn more about his farm as well as get great tips and recipes for watermelons, cantaloupes and other melons read the article here....

Down on the Farm Event at Weilnau Farms - July 30

Published Jun. 22, 2011

Join us Saturday, July 30, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Weilnau Farms - 13218 Schug Rd. in Milan - for a Down on the Farm Event.  Sponsored by Sparky Weilnau and the Erie County Farm Bureau, this event is open to all Erie County Farm Bureau members and will be a fun-filled, educational evening.  The farm produces popcorn, field corn, soybeans and wheat.  Enjoy great locally grown food including kettle...

Oil & Gas Leasing Educational Seminar Offered

Published May. 26, 2011

The Huron County Farm Bureau is sponsoring an Oil and Gas Leasing educational seminar on Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at the Norwalk High School's Fisher Titus Learning Center Auditorium.  The program will start at 7:00 p.m.  Dale Arnold, Director of Energy Services from the Ohio Farm Bureau will be speaking on this important topic. All are welcome to attend.  If you have any questions, contact the Hu...

Buy Local & Save Money with Coupons!

Published May. 19, 2011

If you enjoy buy local products and produce then you'll want to check out the Buying Local Directory at www.ourohio.org for valuable information and coupons.  The Buying Local Directory offers a county by county directory of small businesses that offer locally grown and locally made produce and other products.  Many of the businesses are now offering discounts to Farm Bureau members through the ne...

Enjoy Local Amusement Parks for Less this Summer!

Published May. 12, 2011

If you are looking for some great entertainment for your family this summer, be sure to check out the incredible discounts offered at attractions throughout Ohio!  As part of your membership to the Farm Bureau you can receive discounts on tickets to Cedar Point & Soak City, Kings Island, The Columbus Zoo & Zoomebezi Bay Waterpark, and Geauga Lake amusement park.  If you want to make it a m...

Animals for Life Foundation Accepting Proposals

Published Apr. 28, 2011

The Animals for Life Foundation invites organizations to participate in their first-ever request for proposals (RFP) process for fiscal year the 2011.  The mission of the Foundation is to achieve public recognition that animals bring value to human life while striving to improve the quality of life for each, while the organization’s vision is to increase public acceptance and understanding of huma...

Choice Hotels Offers Discount to Farm Bureau Members

Published Apr. 13, 2011

Plan on travelling this summer?  Why not save money by booking your hotel stay with Choice Hotels?  As a member of the Farm Bureau you will receive 20 percent off the published rack rate when booking a room through Choice Hotel Internationals.  Choice Hotels® consists of Comfort Inn®, Comfort Suites®, Quality Inn®, Sleep Inn®, Clarion®, Cambria Suites®, MainStay Suites®, Suburban Extended Stay Hot...

Join Us for the Blessing of the Tractors - April 2

Published Mar. 22, 2011

Erie County Farm Bureau is sponsoring a Blessing of the Tractors day on Saturday, April 2, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  This event is open for anyone to attend, no matter what the size of your tractor or involvement in farming. We are blessing the tractors for a safe and prosperous planting and growing season.  The blessing will take place at 10:30 a.m. This event will be held at the Berlin Heigh...

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