Forrest Black son of Jerry and Linda Black of Union, is the first $1,500 scholarship winner. Black is a 2012 Milton Union graduate and attends Wright State and majors in athletic training. He has a goal of owning and operating his own business in the future. Congratulations Forrest! The second $1,500 recipient is Ellie Kozarec son of Mark Kozarec of Germantown and Mary Bennett also of Germantown. ...
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Something extra special is going on at this year's fair. Gabe Wetzel, a Montgomery county 4-Her and farm bureau member has faced many obstacles; he was born with Cerebral Palsy, development delay and Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome. Now wanting to help his mother, Susan who has been diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's Disease-ALS and has been receiving help from The ALS Association Central and Southern Ohi...
The role Ohio’s agriculture community plays in meeting customer expectations for social responsibility, building consumer trust and planning for the future will lead the discussion at the 2013 Ohio Livestock Coalition (OLC) Annual Meeting and Industry Symposium. The meeting will be held on September 6 at the Conference Center at Northpointe in Lewis Center, Ohio, off Route 23 just north of 270. ...
Autumn Fest Fun for the whole family Saturday Sept. 28 10 a.m to 4 p.m Don't miss this year’s Autumn Fest. Join Learning Tree Farm and Montgomery Soil and Water Conservation District for this family friendly full day of children activities, farm animals, garden tours, exhibits, trails walks and other farm demonstrations. It will be the most exciting one yet. Admission and all activities are fre...
The recent amount of rainfall makes Farm Bureau well aware of how much our members rely upon good drainage and how frustrating it can be when that drainage is not operating properly. Drainage and water issues are typically governed by case law. Ohio case law follows the reasonable use rule, which means that a landowner may make a reasonable use of their land even though the flow of water could be ...
Montgomery County Farm Bureau BARN GAMES at the Montgomery County Fair Saturday, Aug. 31 Straw bale toss, needle in the hay stack, sack races, three legged race, group games. Games will begin 1 hour after the conclusion of the cattle show. KIDDIE TRACTOR PULL Ages 3-8 Sunday Sept. 1– 4 p.m Registration– look for us in front of the swine barn., approximately one hour before the event. Sept. 2–Sale ...
You are officially invited to the Montgomery County Annual Meeting. September 23rd at 6:30pm. If you have never been to the Annual Meeting we encourage you to join us this year and learn more about what our organization is doing in the county. All Farm Bureau Members are welcome and the cost is only $10 per person. Reservations are due in to the office by Sept.19. The registration form is below. T...
Thank you to those who helped make our annual ice cream social and new member dinner a success. More than 100 people attended this year's event. A special thank you to Jim & Wanda Ney who provided ice cream for dessert, andMary Haggard who organized and decorated for the event. The music was provided by Restless Riders. This year those who attended the social brought in a canned good that wa...
Free Skin Cancer screenings will be held at the Ice Cream Social by Kettering Hospital July 12 starting at 6 p.m. Dinner is provided this year by Shoelace Catering and will be served at 6:30 p.m...
Fifty youths were chosen to visit the Ohio Capitol and have an overnight stay in Columbus. Teams were formed and a 'Challenge' project was identified. Teams will then compete at the 2013 Ohio State Fair for academic scholarships or seed money to implement Challenge Projects. Bailey Montoya, son of Luciano and Christy Montoya ofFarmersville, was chosen to attend. Bailey interacted with state leader...
Organization Director:Christy Montoya
Mailing Address:116 E.Center Street
Farmersville, OH 45325
Office Hours:Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dues:$60 per year for a family membership
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