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 ...
Orders for the 2015 Spring Fish Sale are due at the Richland County Soil & Water Conservation office by Friday April 17. Payment due with order. Pick-Up will be Friday, April 24 near the EAST GATE of the Richland County Fairgrounds. Please read all of the information on the order form carefully or visit the SWCD website for more information. You can also find information on Facebook....
On Friday April 10 and Saturday April 11, the Clear Fork FFA will be teaming up with the Richland Soil and Water Conservation Department to sell tree seedlings. The cost will be $10 per bundle of 8. Please print and fill out the order form for quicker service at the sale. The sale at the Richland County Fairgrounds Nature Park begins on Friday at 9 a.m. and ends at 6 p.m., and on Saturday from 8...
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 ...
Richland County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce it will award two $500 scholarships for the school year 2015-2016. An applicant must be a child or dependent of a member of the Richland County Farm Bureau and a graduating senior or current college student. Please see the attached pdf for additional requirements and application. Word versions of the application are available by email request. App...
Many people have questions on the property tax increase seen on bill received January 2015. By state law, every 6 years, property must be re-appraised by actual visits. A "fair market value" is established for each property. Fair market value is defined to be the value that land would transfer between a willing seller and a willing buyer in an arms-length transaction. Foreclosure sales, public au...
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...
Ag fertilizer applicator certification available along with pesticide refresher offered by OSU Extension specialists. Speakers will address Weed Control, Equipment calibration for testing & production, Nutrient management with emphaisis on Nitrogen and Phosphorus. Feb. 26; 8:30 a.m. Richland County Longview Center. Registration due by Feb. 19 to OSU Extension, Crawford Co. 419-562-8731...
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:$65 per year for a family membership
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- Leadership development, networking, social gatherings
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