The Ohio Historical Society reaches out to our community for education and information. They already provide Ohio Farm Bureau Members with discounts on yearly memberships but they are trying to reach out to the agricultural community even more. Here is their newest idea: Do you enjoy visiting over 50+ historic sites in Ohio and you and three guests will breeze through the admission gate for FREE. ...
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The Fairfield, Pickaway and Ross County Farm Bureaus are partnering with OSU Extension to host an Oil and Gas Meeting. The speaker will be Mike Hogan, OSU Subsurface Energy Working Group. Mike’s presentation “Natural GasProduction in Ohio: What the Frack is Going On?” will be of interest to landowners & non-landowners alike. Date: June 14, 2012 Time: 6:30 PM Location: Ohio Christian University...
It is time to announce the winner of the Regional Farm Bureau Cruise give-away for our membership workers. To qualify you had to sign at least three new members from Jan.1 through March 31. For every three new members signed the worker's name was entered. The organization directors from all areas got together and Paul Lyons drew our winner's name. Congratulations to our Winner Linda Fuller from La...
The 14th and 15th of April this year were days that created memories for many residents of Hocking and Fairfield Counties. The Ohio Farm Bureau held their 4th annual Ag Days at the Hocking County Fairgrounds. It was a fantastic event with everything from a sawdust coin find for kids to tractor pulls! People witnessed agriculture in action: Sawmills buzzing, black smiths hammering, and hit and mi...
The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) Young Ag Professionals program is now accepting applications for its advisory team. The advisory team suggests, develops and conducts activities that provide opportunities for young couples and singles age 35 and younger to become involved in Ohio Farm Bureau. The advisory team also recruits young farmers to participate in Farm Bureau activities.An applicat...
Kristin Reese recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses. Reese works as a Realtor with Real Living HER, owns her own catering business, Local Flavor Foods, LLC, and is a ...
What an awesome policy development breakfast we had! We had more than 20 people in attendance The group consisted of Farm Bureau members, local citizens, local elected officials, state elected officials and U.S. elected officials. After everyone helped themselves to a delicous breakfast buffet catered by one of our members, Kristin Reese, Roger Wolfe, Fairfield County Farm Bureau Public Policy L...
Get a taste of American Agriculture at the Hocking County Fairgrounds, during the fourth annual Ag Days celebration, presented by the Fairfield and Hocking County Farm Bureaus. This year there will be a variety of more than 70 exhibitors, displays, tournaments, competitions, entertainment and activities for kids, fun games and livestock exhibits. Beginning Saturday at 9a.m. we will have a welcome ...
Come join the Fairfield County Farm Bureau for a Policy Development Breakfast, Thursday April 5th. We would like you to bring your opinions and comments on what Farm Bureau should be focused on in policy for this next year. We would love for you to join us so that we can collectively hear our local, state and federal policy development needs. Farm Bureau is known to be a grassroots organization. B...
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...
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