Agricultural producers or anyone involved in the agricultural related businesses are invited to an open forum event Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 at the Lake County Department of Utilities in Painesville Twp. The meeting will be from 9:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. with a lunch provided at no cost; advance reservations are required by Feb. 24. In recent years, our Great Lake has suffered from massive blooms of h...
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World renowned animal handling pioneer and subject of an HBO movie about her life, Dr. Temple Grandin, will headline the first ever Animals for Life Summit.The Animals For Life Summit will generate healthy discussion about the many facets of the human-animal bond. Other Summit discussions will highlight aspects of human-animal relationships that include the associations between human health and pe...
<!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> Normal0falsefalsefalseEN-USX-NONEX-NONEMicrosoftInternetExplorer4 </xml><![endif]--> Water quality, taxation and energy development topped the policy issues addressed during the 94th annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) held November 28-30 in Columbus. A highlight of the event was a speech from Gov. John Kasich, who then took que...
<!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> </xml><![endif]--> The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is accepting applications to help producers improve water and air quality, build healthier soil, improve grazing and forest lands, conserve energy, enhance organic operations, and achieve other environmental benefits.NRCS has directed over $1...
Vintage Ohio is August 3-4 at Lake Metroparks FarmPark from 1- 10 pm both days. If you are a Farm Bureau member and are planing to attend please call the county Farm Bureau office to get the discount code so you can buy reduced tickets. http://www.visitvintageohio.com/...
Each year, Lorain County Farm Bureau awards ag-related scholarships and general scholarships to graduating seniors, and continuing education scholarships to college students studying an ag-related field. These scholarships were recently awarded to four deserving individuals. Adam DeChant of Avon High School was the recipient of the $500 General Scholarship and he plans to study architcture at ei...
Cuyahoga and Lorain County Farm Bureaus invite you to join us for a family fun day on Saturday, July 14 for a scenic train ride on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad as we travel to Hale Farm and Village. The train will depart from the Rockside Train Station in Independence (7900 Old Rockside Rd., Independence) at 9 a.m. While on board the train you can immerse yourself in the stories and sound...
DATE Jun. 22, 2012 | 9 am - 4 pm LOCATION Ohio Farm Bureau Office, 280 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43218 Build and engage your community through Ohio Farm Bureau’s Blog Workshop Whether you’re thinking about blogging, just blog occasionally, or are continually looking to improve your blogging efforts, there will be plenty of value to be gained out of participating in the Ohio Farm Bureau blogg...
The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation has awarded 11 $1,000 scholarships to Ohio young people for 2012, two of which are from Lorain county. Madeline Bauer of Avon Lake is an inaugural winner of the Cindy Hollingshead Scholarship. The program was established in memory of Ohio Farm Bureau’s 39-year executive secretary who passed away in 2011. Hollingshead was instrumental in the development of Ohio Farm...
Lorain County Farm Bureau offers ag awareness grants to teachers and organizations to enhance awareness of agriculture throughout Lorain county. There are classroom and non-classroom grants available for the teaching of subjects concerning agriculture. These subjects can relate to crop and livestock production, our society's use of agricultural products, land management, or the environment and c...
Organization Director:Amanda Denes
Mailing Address:8460 Ridge Road
North Royalton, OH 44133
Office Hours:Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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