Ohio Farm Bureau will again be partnering with Ohio FFA to hold the Ohio Leadership Camp. It will be held June 20-23 at Ohio FFA Camp Muskingum in Carrollton. The cost is $140 per camper. Ohio Leadership camp allows students to build their leadership skills, participate in team bonding tasks and create friendships with other youth from across Ohio. Campers must be high school students for the upc...
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Morrow County Farm Bureau is partnering with Ag Credit Country Mortgages in Mount Gilead to form a new group of young adults, age 18-35 years, interested in farming, local foods and rural living. The Morrow Young Ag Professionals (YAP) reside or work in Morrow County and want to socialize and be engaged with others who share similar interests. You do not need to be a Farm Bureau member to attend,...
The Crawford, Marion, Morrow and Richland County Farm Bureaus will hold the annual Safety Meeting on Friday, March 28. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. with presentations to begin at 9 a.m.and finish by 11 a.m. The meeting will be held in Conference Room 235, Richland County Longview Center, 1495 West Longview Ave. Mansfield, Ohio 44906. Alyssa Fedor will share her personal experience with far...
Join Farm Bureau for a unique dining experience at Flying Horse Farms, a camp that provides magical, transforming experiences for children with serious illnesses. Located on 200 acres in Mt. Gilead, Flying Horse Farms serves hundreds of children and families each year - free of charge. Morrow County Farm Bureau, in collaboration with Delaware and Richland County Farm Bureaus, are your hosts for an...
The Morrow County Farm Bureau has decided to help promote good nutrition while also celebrating American agriculture. The Annual Morrow County Farm Bureau’s Farmers Share Breakfast will be on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the High School in Cardington from 7 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. Two canned goods or $1.00 will buy a complete breakfast of pancakes with real Maple Syrup, scrambled eggs, sausage and be...
The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC) Safety Congress & Expo will be held from March 25 to March 27 at the Columbus Convention Center. The annual convention will continue its tradition of assisting employers by instilling a culture of safety through the theme of finding Your Pathway to Safety. Details from CompManagement...
2013 was a very successful year for the Morrow County Farm Bureau. The local chapter recently wrapped up the year with the OFBF Annual Meeting. Delegates from the county voted to set new state policies and on submissions to national policy for the American Farm Bureau. Local policies and events are planned to support agriculture and improve our communities. Support of local youth programs. Pay ½ ...
Harvest season is busy… busy in the fields, at the farms and on the ROADS in between. Here are some safety tips I am borrowing and expanding from OSU Extension about traveling on rural roads: 1. Be watchful! It is so easy to be distracted by our thoughts, our phones, or our families. Farm trucks and equipment may be exiting or entering the roadways from places you don’t expect to see traffic. ...
Make your list and sign-up for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) Applications submitted by November 15th will receive 1st priority for funding. It’s the time of year Ohio farmers hit the fields to harvest, driving over the land planted last spring. As combines remove the crop, the land hidden beneath reveals areas that may benefit from conservation treatments to improve the healt...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - Eddie Lou Meimer of Mt. Gilead has been elected to the board of trustees of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). She will serve as Northwest Women’s trustee, representing Farm Bureau members from 24 counties, and help govern the state’s largest and most inclusive farm organization. She fills the position formerly held by Judy Loudenslager of Marion, who retired from the...
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