The 6th Annual Ohio Farm Bureau South Region Cruise, Dec. 8-15 has been cancelled!This has been replaced by a cruise to the Bahamas, Nov. 4-9. The Carnival Funship "Ecstasy" will set sail from Port Canaveral (Orlando), Florida. Ports of call will be Half Moon Cay, Nassau and Freeport.This will be a perfect way to put a little fun and sunshine into your life during those drab winter days. The pr...
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Numerous landowners in the area have recently been contacted requesting their permission for the Bluegrass Pipeline Company, LLC. to conduct land surveys. The surveys are being requested by the company prior to a proposed pipeline that may be built through parts of Highland County and surrounding areas. Many questions have been raised regarding both the surveys and the possible pipeline constructi...
Farm Bureau offers a variety of programs and services for all ages. There are times throughout the year when we target specific age groups for mailings. This is most true when it comes time to inform our members about summer camp or scholarships for their family members. It is important for us to have your spouse and dependents information (including birth dates) so we may include them in our mai...
Wondering what to say and how to start a conversation about food and farming? You are NOT alone! -- Ohio Farm Bureau’s Center for Food and Animal Issues is working with county Farm Bureaus to provide workshops that will help farmers respond to consumer questions about agriculture. The center is providing resources for counties to host the Conversation with EASE program that was developed by the...
Highland County Farm Bureau invites everyone to the 4th Annual Family Fun Day/Easter Egg Hunt March 23. This event will be held on the Highland County Fairgrounds in Hillsboro. The activities of the day include a Pancake & Sausage breakfast from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.; Kiddie Tractor pull - ages 5-17 starting at 10 a.m. - (free to members, $5 non-members); Easter Egg Hunts - three age groups wit...
The Ohio Farm Bureau South Region invites everyone to join them for the 6th Annual Member Only Cruise, Dec. 8-15, 2013! This will be a perfect way to put a little fun and sunshine into your life during those drab winter days. The beautiful Carnival Glory will set sail from Miami, and heads toward the Western Caribbean. On this seven-day cruise, you will visit four beautiful ports – Cozumel, Be...
Highland County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce the availability of funds to award up to one (1) $1,000 and two (2) $500 scholarships to the 2013 high school graduates. Scholarship selection will be based on agricultural interests, scholastic achievements, financial need, and Farm Bureau participation.I In order to qualify, the applicant's parents must be a member of the Highland County Farm Bu...
Congratulations to the Highland County Farm Bureau trustees and volunteers who have worked very hard to meet the OFBF goal to obtain 35 new farmer members in a 45-day period. The annual membership was kicked off at Alley 21, Jan.24, with 47 people in attendance and more than 35 new memberships turned in! Thanks to all for making this possible....
Highland County Farm Bureau is working in conjunction with the Highland County Fire Chief’s Association and Emergency Response Personnel to provide the Fire Departments of Highland County with the proper equipment and training needed for grain bin type rescues. The program will equip two complete enclosed trailers with a Res-Q-Tube, safety equipment, and rescue equipment. Once the trailers are com...
TRUSTEES: Brett Barton. Nathan Brown, Dave Bushelman, Ron Caldwell, John Carraher, Shaun Dance, Evan Davis, Wes Ellis, Jim Faust, Brandon Fullenkamp, Sherri Helterbrand, Jana Holbrook, Jeff Roehm, Amy Schoultheis, Tim Sheeley, Shannon Yochum ACTION TEAM LEADERS: Communications - Jana Holbrook Food & Animal Issues - Tim Sheeley Organization - Jim Faust Public Policy - Nathan Brown & Evan...
Organization Director:Heather Utter
Mailing Address:Physical: 325 West State Street - Mailing: PO Box 288
Georgetown, OH 45121
Office Hours:Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dues:$63 per year for a family membership
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