COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) has announced the winner of its 2013 Children’s Literature Award. The Guardian Team: On the Job with Rena and Roo by Cat Urbigkit was honored for its depiction of agriculture and contribution to American literature. The annual selection is made by members of the communications committee of OFBF’s board of trustees who review a list of nomi...
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A great opportunity in 2013 is the Young Agricultural Professionals (YAP) Leadership Experience, March 22-23 at the Marriott NW in Dublin, Ohio. The event is open to Farm Bureau members only, who are between the ages of 18-35.The Young Ag Professionals Committee has created a great agenda for the conference. There will be more than 12 breakout sessions Saturday, March 22. Topics range from “Genera...
This year’s volunteer membership program will be short and sweet! The Clinton County Farm Bureau Kick-off will be held Jan. 22 at the LCNB Bank at 6:30 pm. Pizza & pop will be served.The Fayette County Farm Bureau Kick-off will be Jan. 24 at the Schoolhouse on the Fairgrounds at 6:30pm. Subs and "Grow your own sundaes" will be served. (Someone will win a a $50 gift card at the Kick-off.) Th...
Kelly L. Jones, Nationwide Agent located at 157A South Progress Drive, Xenia. Kelly lives on part of her family farm in Warren. Her Dad and Grandpa (Dan and Jim) are still farming today. They raise corn and soybeans as well as make maple syrup. This is a farm community. They are a very close-knit community where everyone knows everyone and everyone takes care of everyone, The best place to ...
Join us Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Join us for an informational meeting at the Greene County Fairgrounds in the Buckeye Room behind the grandstands. We will have several speakers to talk about laws that have changed over the last couple years, things that will be changing in the future, and how to pass your farm on to the next generation. Please RSVP by Nov. 7 * (937)372-8059 ...
National, state, and local candidates running in the November 2012 election will gather at the Greene County Fairgrounds to discuss their views on agriculture in Greene County. Join us for an opportunity to become better acquainted with the candidates and hear their views on agriculture. Sept. 12, 2012 7 p.m. Buckeye Room Greene Co. Fairgrounds 100 Fairground Rd. Xenia This event is free and open...
During the annual meeting Aug. 16, Greene County Farm Bureau inducted two pillars of agriculture into the Greene County Hall of Fame. Farm Bureau is honored to participate in this program and recognize those who dedicate a lifetime to bettering their communities through agrarian pursuits. Craig Corry is a true professional when it comes to agriculture. He has worked to help improve the lives of ma...
Logo information for the Greene County Farmers' Market is incorrect. The logo should show the market is open on Tuesdays from 2 pm to 6 pm and it is held at the K-Mart Shopping Center. Any questions, please call 1-800-443-6830....
Application Deadline is May 18, 2012. · If you want to improve your understanding of current issues and develop the skills necessary to lead and become an advocate for agriculture. · You have a passion for agriculture and see yourself in a leadership role in the future. · You are interest in the political process and/or have thought about running for office. · ...
Join Ohio Farm Bureau March 22-23 for the 2013 Young Agricultural Professional Leadership Conference. The conference, now known as the Young Agricultural Professionals Leadership Experience, will be held at the Marriott Northwest in Dublin. Young agricultural professionals are young adults ages 18-35, both single and married, who share a passion for farming, rural living and local foods. Participa...
Organization Director:Steve Berk
Mailing Address:1425 Rombach Ave., P.O. Box 906
Wilmington, OH 45177-0906
Office Hours:Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dues:$63 per year for a family membership
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