About OFBF

Monroe County

Page of 2 previous page next page
[160x120]_OhioBWCLogo2.jpg

Workers' Comp Billing System Update

Published Jul. 8, 2014

Deadlines are changing and additional savings are expected.  BWC is changing the way it bills for workers’ compensation coverage to better serve Ohio employers.  For decades, the agency has billed for employer premiums after-the-fact. It will begin billing in advance of coverage starting July 1, 2015 for private employers and Jan. 1, 2016 for public employers. This change will align BWC with stand...

[160x120]_Canning_jars2.jpg

Foor Preservation Workshops

Published Jul. 2, 2014

The Ohio State University Extensions of Noble County and Monroe County are offering food preservation workshops. Food preservation has made a comeback!  Learn how to safely and easily can, freeze, and dry foods at home for year-round goodness! Canning Basics: This free class will provide a basic overview of home canning.  Handouts provided.  All attendees will be entered to win a door prize. <...

[160x120]_BlueberryBush2.jpg

Blueberries at Kilgore Farm

Published Jul. 2, 2014

The day is finally here.  Kilgore Farm will open for blueberry picking at 9 a.m., Monday, July 7.  They look forward to seeing their old friends and making new friends.  After a long cold winter they are thankful for a good crop of blueberries. Address:  Kilgore Farm, 56448 Kilgore Rd, Bellaire, OH  43906. Phone:  740-671-9226 Hours for the month of July are 9 a.m. until dark, Monday thru Saturday...

[160x120]_iStock_000020467384Small[1]2.jpg

Beware of Financial Liabilities When Purchasing a Gas Well

Published Jun. 16, 2014

Landowners who take ownership of gas wells on their property need to make sure the benefits outweigh the financial liabilities, says Ohio Farm Bureau Federation Director of Energy Policy Dale Arnold.  Arnold has been working with Farm Bureau members in eastern Ohio on whether purchasing wells on their property makes financial sense. Arnold said farmers have been buying these exempt domestic wells ...

[160x120]_Monroe_County_Fair.jpg

Monroe County Fair August 18-23

Published May. 30, 2014

Monroe County Fair Dates:  August 18-23 Location:  State Route 26, Woodsfield, Ohio...

[160x120]_IMG_20140304_165902640_HDR1.jpg

County President Trip to DC

Published Mar. 21, 2014

Guernsey County President, Milt Durben attended the county president trip to Washington D.C. along with Washington County President, Ralph Coffman and Monroe County Vice President, Pat Hulsey....

[160x120]_scholarship_cap_diploma_320x24024.jpg

Scholarship winners!

Published Mar. 6, 2014

Congratulations to our 2014 Monroe County Farm Bureau Memorial Scholarship recipients.   Wilma Christman Memorial Scholarship: Eric Ward, Jerusalem Charles Alleman Memorial Scholarship:  Chelsie Tewanger, Lower Salem Paul Hinderlong Memorial Scholarship:  Michelle Dick, Woodsfield We wish you all continued success!  ...

Oil and Gas Older Lease Meeting

Published Feb. 24, 2014

Oil and Gas Older Lease meeting Farm Bureau Director of Energy Dale Arnold addresses landowners with older oil and gas leasing agreements at Mid East Career Center Buffalo Campus.  Great turnout and excellent information.  Thank you Dale....

Safety Meeting March 12, 9 a.m.

Published Feb. 19, 2014

Each year the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation sponsors educational programs dealing with safety in the agriculture workplace.  A safety meeting will be held Wednesday, March 12, at the Farm Bureau Office, 100 Colonel Dr., Barnesville Ohio.  The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. and the topic will be Air Quality Issues.  Please call the county office, 740-425-3681 to make your reservation or if you have any...

Online Meetings Explain CAUV Increase in 23 Counties

Published Sep. 18, 2013

Monroe County is included - Landowners in 23 counties with property enrolled in the Current Agricultural Use Valuation Program (CAUV) will once again see a rise in CAUV values, likely increasing what they pay in taxes. Meetings will all begin at 7 pm on Sept 24, Oct 9, Oct 21 and Nov 12.  These meetings are FREE for Farm Bureau members to watch, but they must register online. Click here for more i...

Page of 2 previous page next page

County Information

Organization Director:
Betsy Anderson

Mailing Address:
100 Colonel Drive
Barnesville, OH 43713

Phone:
740-425-3681

Fax:
740-425-3667

Email:
monroe@ofbf.org

Office Hours:
Mon. Tues.Wed. Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thurs. 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon

Dues:
$60 per year for a family membership

  • Member Benefits

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