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New fertilizer certification class added in northwest Ohio

Published Apr. 9, 2015

The new class, organized by Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, will be held April 13 at the Lighthouse Banquet Facility, 10055 W. U.S. Rt. 224, Findlay. Registration starts at 8:30, and the class is from 9 a.m. to noon. Registration can be done online. Ohio Farm Bureau is reminding farmers who apply commercial fertilizer to more than 50 acres that they are required under Senate Bill 150 to attend a trai...

YAP Summer Farm Tours - June 27

Published Apr. 1, 2015

Ohio Farm Bureauís Young Agricultural Professionals is hosting a Farm Tour Summer Reach Out. This family event, open to all Farm Bureau members, will start at the Miami County Fairgrounds in Troy, Ohio. You will have the option to go on one of four tours, which includes lunch. Three of the tours will bus you to different locations around western Ohio where you can get a behind-the-scenes view of a...

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Rural Road Safety

Published Mar. 24, 2015

Preventative Measures While working with farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses for over 100 years, Nationwide is taking a stand to increase awarenessof the dangers and risks of navigating large farm equipment on rural roads. Central to this effort is ruralroadsafety.com, a new website dedicated to providing case studies, tools and other resources to assist Americaís hardworking farmers in making ba...

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Meet our new OD, Kristin Flowers

Published Feb. 9, 2015

† Kristin Flowers has been named Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) organization director for Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca and Wood counties. † Flowers of Custar will act as liaison between the county Farm Bureaus and OFBF. She will assist the county groups as they develop and implement programs to strengthen their organizations and enhance their ability to serve members and affect positive cha...

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Worker's Comp Safety Meeting Notice

Published Feb. 9, 2015

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Lucas County Farm Bureau Scholarships Available

Published Jan. 19, 2015

Lucas County Farm Bureau offers numberous scholarships to qualifying students. For further scholorship information, qualifications and an application, please click the link....

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Membership Kickoff Jan. 29

Published Jan. 14, 2015

The Lucas County Farm Bureau invites you to attend our membership drive kick-off Jan. 29, 6:30 p.m. at our office in Woodville. If you are interested in attending, please contact the county office at (419) 849-2128 to RSVP by Tuesday, Jan. 27 so that you can be added to our meal count. If you bring a prospective worker with you, you will be entered for a chance to win a $25 Bob Evans gift card. We...

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Miniature Gardens and Terrariums Workshop

Published Jan. 12, 2015

Join the Lucas County Farm Bureau to learn how to handcraft a miniature garden or terrarium. This Know and Grow event will take place on January 24 from 1- 3 PM at Hoen's Garden Center in Holland, Ohio. The free workshop includes instruction, soil for your creation and refreshments. Attendees need to bring a container or purchase one at the garden center, which also has a large assortment of plant...

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2014 - 2015 County Board of Trustees

Published Dec. 15, 2014

President: Bill Myers Vice President: Wade Smith Treasurer: Doug Ronau Secretary - Heather Fox Trustees: Jake Heilmann, Rita Myers, Jeff Navarre, Lonnie Perry, and Brian Petrell Many thanks to these individuals who continue to share their time and talent with the Lucas County Farm Bureau. †...

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Rick Kohl

Meet the New County Office Administrator!

Published Nov. 4, 2014

Meet the new Lucas County Office Administrator, Rick Kohl! Rick is from Elmore, where he lives with his wife Christy and his black lab/border collie mix Karlie. Rick and his family moved to the area last year to be the Youth Pastor at the Elmore Church of God where he currently serves! Rick enjoys a variety of hobbies, from spending time outdoors to playing video games, Netflix, and simply spendin...

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