What an awesome policy development breakfast we had on Friday! We had more thna 30 people in attendance The group consisted of Farm Bureau members, local citizens, local elected officials, state elected officials and† two U.S. elected officials. After everyone helped themselves to a delicous breakfast buffet, Mike Videkovich, Pickaway County board vice president, started the meeting. We went aroun...
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Never before in the history of agriculture has there been the urgency there is today for leaders and advocates for agriculture. With that in mind, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) launched an elite program designed specifically for farmers and agribusiness professionals: AgriPOWER. This yearlong program focuses on public policy issues confronting† agriculture and the food industry such as animal...
Come join the Pickaway County Farm Bureau for a Policy Development Breakfast, Friday March 23. We would like you to bring your opinions and comments on what Farm Bureau should be focused on in policy for this next year. We would love for you to join us so that we can collectively hear our local, state and federal policy development needs. Farm Bureau is known to be a grassroots organization. Becau...
Ohio Farm Bureau and Nationwide Insuance have a family like relationship. Since OFBF started Nationwide, Nationwide has always stood by Farm Bureau and supported our members. One of the many things they help us with is informing our members of important features of being a policyholder and helping members to plan their future. Thursday, March 15, the Ross County Farm Bureau and Pickaway County Far...
You are invited to attend a special meeting concerning the issue of a pipeline coming here to Pickaway County. This meeting is open to the public and will† feature Ohio Farm Bureauís Director for Energy Services, Dale Arnold. There is yet another pipeline planning to come through our area. The Westfall Elementary School is the intended location of this pipeline. Come join us, listen to Dale and as...
If you want a say in what happens to your farm or ranch, you need a plan.Itís your land and you should decide who inherits it. But if you want to ensure your wishes are carried out after youíre gone, then you need a transition plan. It ensures your wishes are honored and minimizes legal difficulties and confusion for your family as your operation transitions to the next generation. So, join us for...
The Pickaway and Ross County Farm Bureaus would like to invite local farmers, livestock haulers, veterinarians and the public to attend a meeting on the new Livestock Standards March 22 at 7p.m. at the† Pickaway-Ross Career and Technical Center.† The speaker for the night will be Dr. Leah Dorman, DVM, Director of Food Programs at Ohio Farm Bureau. She will provide an update of the stateís new live...
Ohio Farm Bureau mebers and participate in a hearing-loss study, HEAR on the Farm. HEAR on the Farm is a web-based study being offered to farmers in the interest of reducing noise-related hearing losses among producers by increasing their use of hearing protection devices. The University created the program with funds from the National Institutes of Health and in collaboration with the American Fa...
Ohio Farmers Can Now Submit Online Applications for Treasurerís Ag-LINK Interest Rate Reduction Program through March 9, 2012 Application process has been streamlined and simplified to better serve Ohioís agricultural communityThe State Treasurerís office has a strong and rich 27 year tradition of working with Ohioís farmer and lenders to offer an interest rate reduction on their loans and lines o...
The Pickaway and Ross County Farm Bureaus held an Oil and Gas Leasing Meeting on February 7th at the Pickaway Ross Career and Technology Center. We had nearly 100 people come out. The program was be facilitated by Ohio Farm Bureau Director of Energy Services, Dale Arnold. During the course of this meeting, Arnold discussed current energy trends, new drilling technology, remediation standards, gene...
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