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Farm-To-Fork Gourmet Dinner

Published Jul. 10, 2012

White House Fruit Farm and local farmers provided the ingredients for Executive Chef Stephen Grant, from the Youngstown Club, who prepared a gourmet meal July 29. The event was held on the beautiful grounds of the White House Fruit Farm.  In addition to the meal, guests had a farm tour, private shopping in the farm's market and musical entertainment.  All proceeds from the event were presented to ...

Family Safety Day at Deerfield Farms

Published Jul. 9, 2012

Saturday, July 28 "Farm Safety Day" will be held at Deerfield Farms Service, Inc., Deerfield. This  free, family event and had interesting stations to visit from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.:  Tractor Rollover, ATV Safety, Chemical & Food Safety, PTO & Auger Safety, Grain Bin & Gravity Wagon Safety, Ladder &.Lifting Safety, Kid Safety w/Sheriff Dept.   A Fire Department Training  with Steve W...

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Ohio Grocers Association Winner

Farm Bureau member Henry Nemenz receives Ohio Grocers Association Pinnacle Award

Published Apr. 16, 2012

Mahoning County Farm Bureau member, Henry Nemenz received the 2012 Pinnacle Award from the Ohio Grocers Association.  The award -two given each year- is based on the nominees' operational excellence and involvement in their communities.  Nemenz has stores in three counties in Ohio & Pennsylvania and has helped to raise more that a $1 million for local charities during his career.  Henry contin...

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Agriculture Issues Discussed with Ohio Legislator

Published Feb. 21, 2012

Ohio Farm Bureau State Trustee, Frank Burkett III, joined Mahoning County Farm Bureau representatives Marjorie Yerman, Katie Houk and Dave Kenreich to discuss 2012 Priority Issues of Importance to the agricultural industry with State Representative Ron Gerberry....

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State Senator Joe Schiavoni

Senator Schiavoni Checks Out the Buying Local List

Published Dec. 22, 2011

Senator Joe Schiavoni chats with Farm Bureau members about the abundance of locally grown and produced agriculture food products and services of Mahoning County.  Check out www.ourohio.org for the listing of products available throughout the state....

Misty Maple Farm receives Best of Show International Award

Published Nov. 21, 2011

Dave & Nancy Hively's Misty Maple Farm received "Best of Show" for their delicious maple syrup at the annual meeting of the North American Maple Syrup Institute.  Their syrup is available at many local farm market's....

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Bill & Jane Wallbrown accepting

Deerfield Farms Receive 4-H Award

Published Nov. 4, 2011

Deerfield Farms, Inc. received the "2011 Mahoning County Friend of 4-H Award. " The company has been a supporter of 4-H for many years in Mahoning and surrounding counties .  They support the Junior Fair Livestock auctions, sponsor trophies and donate funds for items needed by the junior fair youth at local fairs.   Deerfield Farms also provides funding and other resources for programs throughout ...

Ask A Farmer Your Question

Published Oct. 31, 2011

Do you have questions on agriculture?  You can get an answer by emailing AskFarmer@MahoningValleyAgriGuide.com. All questions you have concerning agriculture will be answered.   You can also read the answers to some very interesting questions already posted on www.mahoningvalleyagriguide.com ....

Save $$$$ --New Farm Bureau Program with General Motors

Published Oct. 26, 2011

Eligible Farm Bureau members can now receive $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 at participating dealership's through Farm Bureau's - GM PRIVATE OFFER at a participating GM dealership. Twenty-seven GM models are part of the program. Chevrolet: ...

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Ashley Miller; Doug Martig, Farm Bureau; Becky Miller, Second Harvest Food Bank

Plan to Participate with the Canfield Fair

Published Sep. 28, 2011

The fourth annual Mahoning Farm Bureau "Hunger Action" project with the Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley during the Canfield Fair is scheduled Thursday and Friday during the Jr. Fair Livestock Auction.  Join in with the  bidder's  who donate their purchase to help supply the food bank  supply much needed protein to the diets of many.  Last year a total of 1,966  pounds of locally ra...

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County Information

Organization Director:
Ty Kellogg

Mailing Address:
8220 State Route 45, Ste B
Orwell, OH 44076

Phone:
800-410-4613

Fax:
800-792-5950

Email:
nefarmbu@fairpoint.net

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dues:
$60 per year for a family membership

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