According to the 2010 Pediatric Surveillance System, approximately 30 percent of children ages 2 to 5 are overweight or obese.Young children on average consume less than half of the daily recommended number of servings of fruits and vegetables which has been linked to a higher rate of childhood obesity.The preschool years are a critical time in a child’s life to develop lifelong eating habits. Foo...
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Ohio Leadership Conference - June 21-24, 2013 Camp Muskingum, Carrollton, OhioEligibility: high school freshman—seniorsCost: $135RSVP deadline: June 7Camp start time 12:30 p.m., June 21, Camp end time 10:15 a.m., June 24In 2013, Ohio Farm Bureau continues teaming with Ohio...
You’re Invited to…The Policy Development Breakfast Meeting Hamilton County Farm Bureau DATE: Friday, June 14 TIME: 8:30 a.m. PLACE: RAFAEL’S 10160 READING RD, CINCINNATI As an official and leader of Hamilton County, you are invited to discuss topics of concern to you and rural residents in Hamilton County. You will be given the opportunity to present your suggestions to the group. A series of l...
Don’t stand by while Ohio’s House of Representatives makes important decisions about programs that affect your farm, your community and your way of life. Now is the time to express your support for 4-H, water quality research, and workforce development initiatives. The Ohio budget will determine funding for many programs and government agencies for the next two years. The Ohio House is currently c...
Miami Whitewater Forest – Hamilton County Park District Moving forward with the Miami Whitewater Forest horse trail refurbishment and rerouting project, Tim Zelek (Hamilton County Park District’s Park Planner), Ann Frederick (Hamilton County Parks Foundation), Mike Frederick (Hamilton County Farm Bureau), and Oliver Cooper (Ohio Horseman’s Council) accompanied trail builders Bill and Debbie Reed (...
The Agricultural Linked-Deposit program (Ag-LINK) is sponsored by State Treasurer Josh Mandel. Inan effort to help Ohio farmers offset the high costs of operating funds, Ag-LINK provides an interestrate reduction on loans or lines of credit up to $150,000....
The Hamilton County Ohio Horseman's Council will host a presentation addressing concerens horseowners may have regarding damage to their pastures from the 2012 drought.The event is Monday, March 18 at 7 p.m. at the Crosby Township Center, Harrison. For more details and reservation information, please refer to the attached flier....
Hamilton County Farm Bureau Trustee, Ann Frederick and husband Dr Mike pictured on right receiving the County Activities of Excellence award from President Stallman for their hard work in the Equine community. Also pictured are Hamilton County President, Dennis Heyob and wife, Karen....
Happy New Year to the counties in OFBF District 18. I am very happy to serve as your District Trustee to the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation board. A very busy and successful year for our district was recognized at the annual meeting in late November. All four of our counties earned achievement awards, and Butler County earned three Excellence awards. These awards not only have monetary rewards fo...
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