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Scholarship Opportunities - March 15 Deadline

Published Feb. 29, 2012

The Huron County Farm Bureau offers scholarship opportunities for high school seniors as well as a continuing education scholarship for those continuing their college education.  The Farm Bureau offers a $500 agricultural related scholarship for graduating seniors who plan to pursue an ag-related field of study and an agricultural related $500 continuing education scholarship for those continuing ...

Membership Kick-Off Meeting

Membership Campaign is Underway in Huron County

Published Feb. 2, 2012

On Tuesday, Jan. 31, Huron County Farm Bureau kicked off its 2012 membership campaign by hosting a dinner at North Fairfield United Methodist Church where more than 20 people met to discuss the campaign and goals for the year.  Discussion included upcoming campaign check-in dates, county awards and Ohio Farm Bureau Federation awards, distribution of worker folders and what information is included,...

Join Us - Membership Campaign Kick-Off Dinner

Published Jan. 19, 2012

The Huron County Farm Bureau will be hosting its Membership Kick-Off event Tuesday, Jan. 31 at 7 p.m.  All are welcome to attend this free dinner event at North Fairfield United Methodist Church, 105 W. Main St., North Fairfield where we will kick-off our membership campaign for 2012.  There will be a drawing for a $75 gas card.  For more information or to RSVP, see the attached flyer or contact t...

Oil and Gas Leasing Seminars - Jan. 9 and 12

Published Dec. 22, 2011

Erie and Lorain County Farm Bureaus will be holding separate Oil and Gas Leasing educational seminars in January 2012.  Dale Arnold, Director of Energy, Utility & Local Government Policy from the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation will be speaking at both seminars.  All are welcome to attend either of these events.  The information is as follows: Lorain County will hold its seminar on Monday, January...

2012 John Deere Day Scheduled in Wooster for Jan. 24

Published Dec. 15, 2011

Save the date for the 2012 Shearer Equipment John Deere Day at the OARDC Fisher Auditorium and Shisler Conference Center in Wooster! The 2012 event looks to be bigger and better than ever.  Highlights include a health and safety fair complete with various health checks, pesticide recertification classes and safety sessions designed to fulfill the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Comp requirements for Farm ...

Elaine Conger, Bill Ommert, John Brooks, John Liles

Huron County Delegates Attend Ohio Farm Bureau Federation Annual Meeting

Published Dec. 1, 2011

The 93rd annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) is underway at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Columbus. The theme of this year’s meeting is “Working and Growing Together.”  John Brooks, Elaine Conger, John Liles and Bill Ommert were elected as delegates to represent Huron county at the meeting. The purpose of the meeting is for 342 delegates elected by their county Farm Bureaus to es...

GM Offers Rebate to Farm Bureau Members

Published Oct. 3, 2011

Ohio Farm Bureau members can now receive a $500 discount on each qualifying 2011 or 2012 model year Chevrolet, GMC or Buick vehicle they purchase or lease. This Farm Bureau member exclusive is offered for vehicles purchased or leased through Farm Bureau’s—GM Private Offer at a participating GM dealership. Twenty-six GM models are part of the program, including the Chevrolet Silverado HD, honored a...

Meet the Oney Family in 'Our Ohio' Magazine

Published Sep. 9, 2011

Those wondering what a day in the life of an Ohio farmer is really like should read the latest issue of Our Ohio magazine.  This month’s issue features Connie and Gerald Oney who operate a dairy farm in Greenwich, milking 575 cows daily and growing 2,000 acres of crops.  Connie, a recently published author, talks about the balance between maintaining the core values of farming and remaining econom...

Huron County Farm Bureau's Annual Meeting Sept. 15

Published Aug. 15, 2011

The Huron County Farm Bureau will be holding its Annual Meeting on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011 at 7 p.m.  It will be held at Grace United Methodist Church, 108 West Maple Street, Willard.  A buffet dinner will be served at 7 p.m. with the business meeting to follow.  Dale Arnold, director of energy policy, from the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation will be our speaker.  Tickets are $10 per person and must ...

Attend a Livestock Care Informational Session

Published Aug. 10, 2011

Farmers, veterinarians and livestock haulers are encouraged to attend one of five informational sessions to be held in August and September by the Ohio Department of Agriculture which will provide an overview of the state’s new livestock care standards.  The meetings are open to the public and will feature a presentation on the new livestock care standards as well as an opportunity to ask ODA staf...

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