Young Ag Professional Conference, March 21, Drew Hastings to perform Greene County Farm Bureau will be partnering with local counties to hold a one day Young Ag Professionals Conference at the Champion Center on the Clark County Fairgrounds. Registrants can choose two breakout sessions on topics such as traditional and niche farming After dinner, nationally knownComedian Drew Hastingswill enter...
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Greene County Farm Bureau annually awards the Cecil Huston Farm Bureau Agricultural Scholarship of $500 to a graduating senior who will be entering a two or four year technical school or university majoring in agriculture. We are asking Greene County high school guidance counselors and vo-ag teachers to make the applications available to the students at their school. Please note the application de...
1st WC Opportunity Date: 2/19/15 at The Club at Quail Run—703 State Rte 41 WCH 8:30 am-11:30 pm RSVP by 2/16/15—SERVING BREAKFAST Þ Workers’ Comp/Safety Mtg—Clinton, Fayette, and Greene-Everyone Welcome Þ Farm Safety program. Þ Speaker: Ben King—Risk Mgmt. Svc—Nationwide Rep. Attendance meets CompManagement’s requirements. 2nd WC Opportunity Date: 3/12/15 at Fayette Co. Ag Cent...
2015 Membership Kickoff & Benefit Showcase Thursday, February 5th 6:00 – 8:00 pm at Jim Gusweiler General Motors 1132 State Route 41 SW, Washington Court House Come join Farm Bureau for a night of Food, Fun, & Fellowship as we showcase our member benefits that help families stretch their budgets and get the most out of every dollar. This event is FREE and open to everyone. Plus, come l...
Dec. 12, 2014 Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) delegates took action to address water quality, taxes and agriculture’s prominence at Ohio State University during the group’s 96th annual meeting. Other policy issues during the Dec. 10-12 meeting in Columbus included combating rural drugs and dealing with Ohio energy issues. They also voted on a new membership structure to strengthen the organizat...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Incumbent Ohio Supreme Court Justices Judith French and Sharon Kennedy have both been named a “Friend of Agriculture” by Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s Agriculture for Good Government Political Action Committee (AGGPAC). “Friend of Agriculture” is an official designation that identifies elected officials who have supported the public policy goals of Farm Bureau. Both French ...
A Farmer's Field of Dreams... Greene County Farm Bureau> Annual Meeting Tuesday, August 12, 2014 Cost: $10 5:30 p.m.-Candidate’s Reception 6 p.m.— Dinner Bentley’s Farm, 6188 N Jeffersonville Rd. Jamestown 45335 Guest Speaker: Connie Little, SNS Beavercreek City Schools…“she has a way with milk”. The evening will be filled with good food, voting on policy, recognizing scholarship winners’ acco...
The Cecil Huston Farm Bureau Scholarship awarded a $500 renewable scholarship to Matt Hiser. Matt is a graduate of Greeneview High School and plans to continue his education at Ohio State University where he will study animal science. During his high school career, he excelled scholastically, participated with honors in FFA showing hogs, sheep/goats, market steers, tractor safety, and even parti...
The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture presented its seventh annual “Book of the Year” award to Laurie Krebs for “The Beeman.” The book introduces young readers to bees, beekeepers and the pollination process. Krebs is a retired elementary school teacher. She began her writing career by creating stories for her class. Today she lives in Virginia with the Beeman himself, her husband, B...
The documentary by Oscar-winning filmmaker James Moll gives an up close and personal look at some of the young farmers who raise the food we eat. Premiering nationwide this spring, the feature-length film provides a firsthand glimpse into the high-risk/high-reward jobs of farmers, all in their 20s, who have assumed the generational responsibility of running the family business. Screenings were hel...
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