Two high school students are finalists in the 2015 Ohio Youth Capital Challenge, which engages young people in community development citizenship. The contest, sponsored by Ohio 4-H, Ohio FFA and the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, brings together youths age 14-18 from around the state to discuss community issues and concerns and then work together to propose policies and programs to solve the issues....
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Are you in the market for new hay equipment or a utility tractor? Through June 30, many Case IH customers are eligible for 0% financing for 72 months on Case IH hay tools and Farmall utility tractors. Case IH offers the equipment you need to get the job done on your farm. Add to that, Ohio Farm Bureau members are eligible for a $300-$500 discount on Case IH Maxxum and Farmall tractors and Case IH ...
Introducing bi-monthly ag breakfasts in an attempt to foster a collaborative farming spirit in Morrow County. While each commodity group is strong in the county, there seems to be a silo effect and a general lack of communication and collaboration within the Morrow ag community. To help offset this reality, AgCredit, Morrow County SWCD, Farm Bureau and OSU Extension plan to host a bi-monthly ag b...
Preventative Measures While working with farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses for over 100 years, Nationwide is taking a stand to increase awareness of the dangers and risks of navigating large farm equipment on rural roads. Central to this effort is ruralroadsafety.com, a new website dedicated to providing case studies, tools and other resources to assist America’s hardworking farmers in making ...
Get to know your fellow young ag community members from Morrow County! Friday March 27 at 6 p.m. Cornerstone on the Square Café & Grill 11 North Main St, Mount Gilead Hosted by Andrea Bayles, Jessica Clark, Heather Goodman and Erika Murray (first round of drinks provided) RSVP to Andrea 740.225.9296 or Jessica 419.560.2153 Young Agricultural Professionals group is open to those who have a pass...
The Morrow County Farm Bureau, in partnership with local farmers, will celebrate Ag Week with its annual Farmers Share Breakfast. The breakfast will be held Saturday, March 21 from 7 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Cardington-Lincoln High School, 349 Chesterville Avenue, Cardington. The cost of the meal is just $1, which includes pancakes, sausage, eggs, orange juice, milk, and coffee. Canned goods can be d...
Have you made your family’s reservation for the Farm Bureau Fest yet?!?The Kids’ Corner is going to have a lot to offer. Early Childhood Education students from Tri-Rivers will be helping along with our great Farm Bureau volunteers and have great things planned. Mom and Dad, or Grandma and Grandpa, can attend cooking demos, safety sessions or estate planning while the kids relax and have fun! On t...
Farm Bureau Fest: A Member Benefit Expo and Personal Development Opportunity Jan. 24 | Register by Jan 21 8:30 am to 1 p.m. Tri Rivers Career Center, Marion Cost: Free Join Farm Bureau for a morning of development, networking, farm to table cooking demonstrations, fun and more. Bring the whole family and find out what your membership is really worth. Bring a non member and receive a special gift...
The second annual Ohio Farm and Food Leadership Forum will be held Dec. 10 in Columbus and will focus on how Ohioans can effectively engage and improve their local communities. The event brings together members of farm and food organizations, civic groups, business, government and other sectors for a day-long event that features four themes: leadership development, community development, technolog...
Organization Director:Tim Hicks
Mailing Address:1495 W. Longview Ave. Suite 203
Mansfield, OH 44906
Office Hours:Mon. through Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dues:$80 per year for a family membership
- Working cooperatively on local issues
- Leadership development, networking, social gatherings
- Special savings from local businesses