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1st Annual Highland County Farm Bureau Farm Tour

Published Aug. 25, 2014

1st Annual Highland County Farm Tour, hosted by Highland County Farm Bureau and the Highland Soil & Water Conservation District will be held, Saturday, Sept.13, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. Four stops will be made at the following:  J Boeckmann Farms, Roberts Farm, Millstone Creek and Boike Farms.  Come and jump on the band wagon to showcase these beautiful agricultural farms located in Highland County! ...

Discuss Agriculture & Job Creation with Gov. Kasich & Lt Gov. Taylor!

Published Aug. 19, 2014

You are invited to attend a Discussion on Agriculture & Job Creation in Ohio with Gov. John R. Kasich and Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor on Tuesday, Aug. 26.  Event Details WHAT:  Discussion on Agriculture & Job Creation in Ohio with Gov. John R. Kasich and Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor WHEN:   Tuesday, Aug. 26 – doors open at 2 pm, please arrive by 2:30 pm WHERE:  Bethel Feed & Supply – 528 W. Plane St,...

Aug. 19, Sept. 16 Farm Bill Briefing meetings

Published Jul. 21, 2014

Ohio Farm Bureau is partnering with Farm Credit Mid-America, OSU Extension and USDA Farm Service Agency to conduct a farm bill briefing Aug. 19 at Wilmington College and again Sept. 16 at Farm Science Review. The meetings will focus on how the changes in the 2014 Farm Bill will impact farmers and their operations. Topics covered include an overview of programs and changes, deadlines and requiremen...

County Annual Meeting - August 5, 2014

Published Jul. 17, 2014

ANNUAL MEETING Tuesday, August 5, 2014 Baldwin Farm 11904 State Route 28 West,  Greenfield CANDIDATE’S RECEPTION  —  6:00 p.m.     DINNER  —  6:30 p.m.   BUSINESS MEETING  —  7:30 p.m.     1.   Approve 2013 annual meeting minutes  2.   Approve 2013-2014 financial report  3.   Elect trustees & state annual meeting delegates        4.   Vote on proposed policies & code changes  5.   Recogniz...

Announcing the 1st Annual Farm to Fork Dinner - August 15 - NEW DATE & PRICE!

Published Jun. 25, 2014

Highland County Farm Bureau is hosting its first ever Farm to Fork Dinner at 7 PM, August 15, 2014, at the home of Tim and Karen Sheeley. The Farm to Fork Program is a dinner on the farm to enhance awareness of agricultural food production by bringing the city to the farm to share a meal consisting entirely of locally grown farm products.  Guests to the dinner are given the opportunity to see the ...

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Announcing the 7th Annual Members Only Cruise!

Published Dec. 18, 2013

The Ohio Farm Bureau South Region invites everyone to join them for the 7th Annual Member Only Cruise, Nov. 29-Dec. 4, 2014!  This will be a perfect way to put a little fun and sunshine into  your life during those drab winter days.   The beautiful Carnival Elation will set sail from New Orleans and head toward Mexico!  On this six-day cruise, you will enjoy two ports of call - Cozumel, Mexico and...

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Browns win Outstanding Young Farmer contest

Published Dec. 12, 2013

Nathan and Jennifer Brown of Hillsboro have been named winners of Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2013 Outstanding Young Farmer Award. The contest is designed to help young farmers strengthen their business skills, develop marketing opportunities and receive recognition for their accomplishments. Contestants are judged on the growth of their farm businesses and involvement in Farm Bureau and ...

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Highland County wins award for Grain Bin Rescue program

Published Dec. 12, 2013

Highland County Farm Bureau (OH) was recognized by the American Farm Bureau Federation for its innovative program idea in this year’s County Activities of Excellence Awards program. Over the past 20 years the number of grain-related incidents on farms and commercial facilities has been increasing. A new record of 51 documented grain bin incidents was reported in 2010, of which 50 percent died.  En...

OLC Offers Free Materials To Ohio's Third-Grade Classrooms

Published Dec. 12, 2013

The Ohio Livestock Coalition has developed a package of educational materials for teachers designed to teach Ohio third-graders about the origins of the food they eat every day and about the important role agriculture plays in Ohio's economy. The For Your InFARMation materials support key Ohio academic content standards for social studies, language arts, science and math, and can be downloaded fre...

Meet your 2013-2014 leaders!

Published Nov. 18, 2013

Farm Bureau trustees - Brett Barton, Nathan Brown, Dave Bushelman, Ron Caldwell, Shaun Dance, Evan Davis, Wes Ellis, Jim faust, Brandon Fullenkamp, Sherri Helterbrand, Ethan Howard, Jeff Roehm, Amy Schoultheis, Tim Sheeley, Kip Shoemaker and Steve Vance. Officers - President - Jeff Roehm Vice President - Nathan Brown Secretary - Sherri Helterbrand   Action Team Leaders - Communications - Amy Schou...

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County Information

Organization Director:
Heather Utter

Mailing Address:
Physical: 325 West State Street - Mailing: PO Box 288
Georgetown, OH 45121

Phone:
937-378-2212 888-378-2212

Fax:
937-378-2212

Email:
abch@ofbf.org

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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