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Drew Hastings to be Guest Speaker at Annual Meeting

Published Jun. 2, 2014

Save the date! Lucas/Ottawa/Sandusky/Wood County Farm Bureau will host their Annual Meeting on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at theJr. Fair Building, Bowling Green at 6 PM. Comedian, Mayor and Ohio cattle farmer Drew Hastings will be our guest speaker.   Official Annual Meeting notice will be sent out at a later date....

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2014 Lucas County Scholarship Recipients

Published Jun. 2, 2014

Each year the Lucas County Farm Bureau awards several scholarships to our members. This year's winners include: Kathryn Barney winner of William Carstensen and Walter Heilmann Scholarships—Kathryn is the daughter of Eugene and Jeannette Barney.  She is senior at Anthony Wayne High School where she has received many scholastic honors along with being involved with FFA.  Kathryn plans on attending O...

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Summertime means County Fair time!

Published Jun. 2, 2014

Mark your calendars - July 8 - 13. See you at the fair! http://www.lucascountyfair.com/timesprices.html...

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Comments from Board President, Bill Myers

Published Jun. 2, 2014

Greetings from Lucas County! With the passage of Senate Bill 150, Ohio is preparing to be proactive on the water quality issue from fertilizer run off that helps cause the algae blooms in Lake Erie. Its timely implementation will hopefully help us improve the water quality of Lake Erie. I only hope that the loads already present in the lake are not so burdensome as to nullify the effect of decreas...

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Ohio's Leadership Conference with FFA and OFBF

Published May. 19, 2014

There are a limited amount of scholarships available for Farm Bureau member's dependents to attend camp. For more information regarding these scholarships, please contact the office at 800-333-8015.    Visit http://ofbf.org/news-and-events/events/786/ for further camp information and registration....

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Agricultural Lecture Series

Published May. 19, 2014

Sauder Village is hosting an Agricultural Lecture Series beginning  May 19 at the Sauder Heritage Inn. For further information regarding the guest speakers, dates, times and locations, please click the link.      ...

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Summer Intern - Tricia Schoen

Published May. 15, 2014

The Lucas County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce that our Intern is in place for the summer. Tricia Schoen, Bellevue, will enter her second year at The Ohio State University where she majors in Agriscience Education with the hopes of becoming a high school educator. Agriculture is very important in Tricia's family. She and her family live on a small farm where they raise goats, chickens, ducks,...

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Farm to Plate: A Food Dialogue Sept. 9

Published May. 13, 2014

The Lucas County Farm Bureau Board is excited to announce the upcoming event: Farm to Plate: A Food Dialogue on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014 beginning at 5 p.m. at The Toledo Zoo Nairobi Pavillion. Farm to Plate: A Food Dialogue will be a premier event in our community in 2014 featuring an agricultural fair highlighting Lucas County, a locally produced dinner and a panel discussion focusing on something...

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Let's Jam! June 21

Published May. 7, 2014

Join the Lucas County Farm Bureau for Strawberries 101- From Propagation to Jam Making Saturday, June 21 starting at 1 p.m. at Stevens Gardens in Monclova. Attendees will learn the ins and outs of strawberry production from second-generation producers at Stevens Gardens. They will discuss what is needed to start your own strawberry patch, care and maintenance of your plants, and what to do with yo...

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Mud Hens Family Fun Night June 13

Published Apr. 28, 2014

Join us for our annual Family Fun Night June 13 at Fifth Third Field. Click the link for more information....

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