Jeremy Smith and Cody Kemper of Putnam County recently returned from Quest, a "learn by doing" Ohio Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Conference designed specifically for those ages 12-14, at Ohio Dominican University, Columbus, Ohio. Jr. High students from across Ohio attended this three-day conference, providing participants with building blocks for leadership development, interpersonal communication...
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) has announced its support for the agreement announced today between the Ohioans for Livestock Care coalition and the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). The agreement validates Ohio votersí decision last fall to pass State Issue 2, which established the Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board as the appropriate venue for defining a...
Ryan Kemper of Putnam County recently attended the Higher Ground leadership conference sponsored by Ohio Farm Bureau. This "learn by doing" event was held at Ohio Dominican University, Columbus, Ohio, and hosted by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation in cooperation with the county Farm Bureaus. Teens from across Ohio, ages 14-18, were hand-chosen based on leadership potential to attend the six day con...
Regional Public Listening Session † May 12, 2010 † Independence Elementary School 615 Tremont Ave. Lima, Ohio 45801 † This is one of six public listening sessions to be offered across the state. The purpose of the listening sessions is to allow Ohioans the opportunity to provide input to the board and to educate the board members and public on the various factors the board needs to consider as it ...
YOUNG AG PROFESSIONAL SUMMER RETREAT - COLUMBUS ZOOYoung Ag Professional Summer Retreat at the Columbus Zoo will take place once again this year.† More information to come when available but be sure to mark your calendar for July 10th, 2010! IF YOU ARE BETWEEN THE AGES OF 18 AND 35 THESE OPPORTUNITIES ARE FOR YOU!! DISCUSSION MEETThis is NOT a panel discussion or debate but rather a formal version...
Applications are now being accepted for the new AgriPower class!† Never before in 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 especially for farmers and agribusiness professionals: AgriPOWER.† This yearlong program focuses on public policy issues...
We have received numerous thank you letters from local students for the Farm Safety Days program.† Putnam County Farm Bureau contributed toward the tents, chairs and even put on a display.†...
2681 Extra Cheese Please $8 2687 Farmer George Plants a Nation $10 2689 Century Farm $9 2699 Sugarbush $10 2705 Oh Say Can You Seed $7 2720 Pumpkin $11 2732 Fantastic Farm Machines $9. 2735 Christmas Tree Farm $10 2741 Farms and Food of Ohio Cookbook $14 2742 Clara Belle $9 2746 Mini Milk Maids on the Moove $9 2748 Book Bundle -$25† (Bundle of 4 childrens books, titles included: Farmers and Ranche...
The Putnam County Farm Bureau has extended the deadline for any students wishing to apply for their Andrea Karhoff Memorial Scholarship.† Deadline has been extended to April 15.† You can mail application to 1800 North Perry Street, Suite 109, Ottawa, OH 45875 or fax to 419-523-3219.†† If you have problems opening the file, please contact our office at 1-800-260-3499 or via email at [email protected]..
Please read the attached document for the lastest update on the pending legislation for the Livestock Care Standards Board. If you have any questions please contact the county office....
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