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Keeping land in agriculture through CAUV

Published Feb. 19, 2013

Paul Harrison, Ohio Farm Bureau state trustee from Fostoria, recently spoke at a county Farm Bureau membership kick-off meeting and talked about the importance of CAUV.  Harrison shared what CAUV is, gives a real-life example of tax savings and shares why Farm Bureau membership is important in protecting the CAUV program. Another reason to be a Farm Bureau member is the upcoming CAUV online meetin...


It's TAX Time! Why not let your Farm Bureau Membership save you a little $

Published Feb. 13, 2013

A great member benefit of Farm Bureau is saving money! And who doesn't love to save money? It the time of year again to start filing your income tax returns! One member benefit that some people may not know about, or may have forgotten about is that you can save $35 on your tax preparation! Just print out the coupon and take it with you when you file your taxes!...


Online CAUV meeting Feb. 27

Published Feb. 7, 2013

Landowners enrolled in Ohio’s Current Agricultural Use Valuation (CAUV) program may have noticed their CAUV values increasing along with their taxes in recent years.What’s the cause? How is this determined? What can you do about it? -- There are a lot of questions, confusion and misconceptions surrounding the program. Ohio Farm Bureau Director of Legal Education Leah Curtis will answer these quest...

Make the Winning Membership Shot!

Membership Campaign Kick-Off

Published Jan. 15, 2013

It's that time of year again!  The 2013 memberhsip campaign will kick-off with a Multi-County kickoff set for Thurday, Jan. 24, 2013 at the Jackson High School-- 500 Vaughn Street, Jackson, Ohio 45640.  This event will be held in the commons area and begin at 6:30 p.m.  If you would like to be part of this year's membership campaign, please call our office at 1-800-777-9226....


Farm Bureau partners with Sam's Club

Published Jan. 14, 2013

Recently Sam's Club and the Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau forged a partnership to give their members an added bonus for renewing their membership.  If you are a Farm Bureau member, and you renew your membership to Sam's Club or you sign up to become a member of Sam's Club, Sam's Club will give you a $10 gift card redeemable at any Sam's Club, or Walmart.  This is like getting $10 off of your membersh...

Pictured are Kim Harless,O.D., Bentley, Humane Society V.P. Diana Yates, and Communications Team Leader Melody Meldick

Farm Bureau makes donation to the Humane Society of Jackson County

Published Jan. 11, 2013

Recently the Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau gave a donation to the Humane Society of Jackson County.  The board members felt it was important to remember the animals of Jackson County that don't have a family to take them home. The local Humane Society works very hard to find loving homes for the dogs, cats, and other animals in their care, that were removed from abusive or neglectful owners....

Pictured are OD Kim Harless, Board Members Brent Dixon and Jennefer Saxour, and the Vinton County Commissioners.

Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau Donates to Vinton County Dog Shelter

Published Dec. 14, 2012

The Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau recently made a donation to the Vinton County Dog Shelter.  The board members are hopeful this money can be used to buy dog food and supplies that the shelter may need....


Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau to Participate in R.O.A.R at Lake Hope State Park

Published Oct. 15, 2012

The Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau will be set up at the R.O.A.R (Rural Ohio Appalachia Revisted) event at Lake Hope State Park on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. This event is open to the public and will have a wide variety of booths and events to enjoy. There will be food, crafts, music, and traditional skills. This day is designed to provide free and inexpensive fun for kids of all ages wh...

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  • Working cooperatively on local issues
  • Leadership development, networking, social gatherings
  • Special savings from local businesses
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