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2015 Young Ag Professionals Leadership Experience Jan. 30 - 31

Published Nov. 19, 2014

Attention Guernsey County Young Ag Professional Farm Bureau members ages 18-35!!  Guernsey County Farm Bureau  will reimburse you the FULL amount of the cost of this conference if you attend.  That's right - The FULL amount will be PAID for you! Registration for the January 30 & 31, 2015 Conference is due by Friday, December 19, 2014.  After you attend you will be reimbursed for the full amoun...

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More fertilizer certification classes scheduled

Published Nov. 19, 2014

by Amy Beth Graves Ohio State University Extension has added more fertilizer certification classes for farmers. Under Senate Bill 150, anyone who applies fertilizer on more than 50 acres must be certified by 2017. Ohio Farm Bureau has set an aggressive goal of having all farmers in the Western Lake Erie Basin certified by Earth Day 2015. That April 22 date is more than two years before the state r...

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Leadership: Share the Vision

Published Oct. 22, 2014

Organization Director Betsy Anderson and Chip Nelson, Communications Specialist OFBF conducted a very successful 5 county leadership training program recently at Mid East Career Center.  Farm Bureau Trustees and Team Leaders from Belmont, Guernsey, Monroe, Noble and Washington counties shared dinner and then learned of various leadership roles and responsibilities and how to make our county progra...

Guernsey County Board of Trustees 2014-2015

Published Oct. 15, 2014

Guernsey Board of Trustees meets each month, the first Tuesday, at the County Administration Building, Cambridge. President--Milt Durben, Cambridge; Vice President--Joseph Smith, New Concord; Secretary--Anna Hodges, Cambridge; Treasurer--Kathleen Albertson, Cambridge Garry Burroughs, Lore City; William Domitrovic, Cumberland;  Robert Duffey, Cambridge; Robert Gray, Freeport; Clarence Lamson, Kimbo...

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Pictured: Edward and Sandra Kennedy; Betsy Anderson, Organization Director; Robert Ankrum and Captain Jeff Paden

$2500 Property Protection Program Check Presentation

Published Sep. 19, 2014

The Guernsey County Farm Bureau recently presented a check for $2500 through its Property Protection Program, member benefit.  Farm Bureau member Edward and Sandra Kennedy had personal items and jewelry stolen from their property.  A neighbor, Robert Ankrum provided information to the Guernsey County Sheriff’s department that led to an arrest and conviction of the responsible party....

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Shale and You: Pipeline Easements and Gas Royalties for Landowners

Published Aug. 27, 2014

WHAT: Pipeline Easements & Gas Royalties WHEN: Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 TIME: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. WHERE: Ohio University Eastern Auditorium, 45425 National Rd W., St. Clairsville, OH  43950 PRESENTERS & PRESENTATIONS IMPLICATIONS OF PIPELINE EASEMENTS : Mark Landefeld, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Ohio State University Extension, Monroe County and Mike Lloyd, Extensi...

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What Can Local Communities Do to Protect Their Water Resources?

Published Aug. 20, 2014

Thursday, August 28, 6:30 p.m., a public meeting will be held at the Barnesville Library Annex, 600 North Chestnut St., Barnesville, OH.  The purpose of this meeting is to inform area residents of strategies to protect their water resources. Presenters will include Nathan Johnson representing the Ohio Environmental Council and Dr. Julie Weatherington Rice from the consulting firm Bennett and Willi...

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Oil and Gas Informational Meeting Sept. 8

Published Aug. 18, 2014

Oil and Gas Informational Meeting: Wealth and Tax Management Strategies for Landowners Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Atwood Lodge Conference Center Dale Arnold, Director of Energy, Ohio Farm Bureau; Amy Milam, Director of Legal Education, OFBF and David Shallenberger, Rea & Associates, Inc. Reservations appreciated!   Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau, Phone: 330-339-7211 or Email...

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The President's Award was presented to Kathi Albertson by Milt Durben.

Guernsey County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting Held

Published Aug. 11, 2014

President Milt Durben conducted the Guernsey County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting of members on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at Mr. Lee’s Restaurant, Cambridge.  At this meeting the members voted on proposed policies and selected Trustees for the Board of Trustees as well as Delegates to the Ohio Farm Bureau 2015 Annual Meeting. Policy issues included wildlife concerns, eminent domain, ATV trespassing, C...

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Workers' Comp Billing System Update

Published Jul. 8, 2014

Deadlines are changing and additional savings are expected.  BWC is changing the way it bills for workers’ compensation coverage to better serve Ohio employers.  For decades, the agency has billed for employer premiums after-the-fact. It will begin billing in advance of coverage starting July 1, 2015 for private employers and Jan. 1, 2016 for public employers. This change will align BWC with stand...

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County Information

Organization Director:
Betsy Anderson

Mailing Address:
100 Colonel Drive
Barnesville, OH 43713

Phone:
740-425-3681

Fax:
740-425-3667

Email:
guernsey@ofbf.org

Office Hours:
Mon. Tues. Wed. Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thurs. 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon

Dues:
$60 per year for a family membership

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