50 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 of Farmersville, was chosen to attend. Bailey interacted with state leaders ...
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Donít stand by while Ohioís House of Representatives makes important decisions about programs that affect your farm, your community and your way of life.† Now is the time to express your support for 4-H, water quality research, and workforce development initiatives.† The Ohio budget will determine funding for many programs and government agencies for the next two years.† The Ohio House is currentl...
The Agricultural Linked-Deposit program (Ag-LINK) is sponsored by State Treasurer Josh Mandel. In an effort to help Ohio farmers offset the high costs of operating funds, Ag-LINK provides an interestrate reduction on loans or lines of credit up to $150,000....
Recently Montgomery County Farm Bureau Vice President Tom Hertlein, Kevin Dull, and Young Farmer Niles McGuire, attended the Ag Day at the Capitol event held in Columbus. †Tom along with other Farm Bureau members had the opportunity to speak with senators, legislators, and state representatives, about issues that are happening in Montgomery County. †...
Water quality, taxation and energy development topped the policy issues addressed during the 94th annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) held Nov. 28-30 in Columbus. A highlight of the event was a speech from Gov. John Kasich, who then took questions from the delegates.During the policy session, delegates addressed the challenges of keeping farm nutrients out of the stateís water...
Would you like to be a Farm Bureau volunteer? If so, fill out the attached form and send it in. Seeking County Volunteers and 2012-2013 Trustee Candidates Montgomery County Farm Bureau hosts many events during the year such as: Ice Cream Social, Policy Events, Ag Day and others. If you would like to get involved and help the MCFB with some of these events as a volunteer, let us know by filling ou...
To help us reduce mailing costs, we are moving many of our mailings to email. Do we have your email address? Help us update our records.† Send us your email address plus other updates, such as phone numbers and birthdates (primary member, spouse and any dependants under age 23) to Montgomery@ofbf.org. †...
Organization Director:Christy Montoya
Mailing Address:117 E. Walnut St. Suite A
Farmersville, OH 45325
Office Hours:Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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