The Deer Creek Chapter of Pheasants Forever will be sponsoring a Quail Management Workshop on Tuesday March 1, 2011 at 5 PM. The workshop will be held at the Ross County Service Center in conference rooms B & D located at 475 Western Avenue, Chillicothe, OH. This workshop is also in partnership with Ohio Division of Wildlife, Ohio State University, US Fish and Wildlife Service, and US Dept. of...
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Members of the Ross County Farm Bureau served as voting delegates during the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation held recently in Columbus. Delegates established policy for the state’s largest farm organization. Representing Ross County were: (Back Row L-R) Mark Crosier, Patty DeBruin - Southeast Women's Trustee, John Torres - Organization Director, (Front Row L-R) Dwight Beery,...
Steve Hirsch of Chillicothe was re-elected first vice president of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). It is his third term in the second highest elected office for Ohio's largest general farm organization. He also was re-elected to his fourth term as District 15 trustee, representing Farm Bureau members in Fairfield, Hocking, Pickaway and Ross counties. Hirsch is a long-time member of the Ros...
The Ross County Sheriff’s Office and the Ross County Farm Bureau have partnered to promote the Ohio Farm Bureau’s $2,500 Reward Program. The Reward Program was created over 40 years ago to aid in the apprehension and conviction of individuals who have committed serious crimes against Farm Bureau members. “Farm Bureau is thrilled to have the support of Sheriff Lavender’s office,” said Frank Clary, ...
On Thursday, February 11, volunteers from the Ross County Farm Bureau conducted a membership phone-a-thon reminding members that it was time to renew their memberships for 2010. Local Nationwide Agent, John Wilber, hosted the group for the evening at his agency office. If you would like to renew your membership, you can do so right here at ofbf.org, or call the Ross County Farm Bureau office at 1-...
The Ross County Farm Bureau will be hosting an informational meeting concerning the Current Agricultural Use Valuation (CAUV) program. Ross County Auditor Stephen Neal along with Ohio Farm Bureau Senior Director of Local Affairs Larry Gearhardt will be on hand to discuss recent and uppcoming changes being proposed to Ohio's CAUV program. This meeting is open to the public. When: Thursday, March 4,...
Ohio deer hunters have donated more than 95,500 pounds of venison to local food banks so far this deer season, according to Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry (FHFH) and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. Ross County farmers, hunters and meat processors who wish to help contribute to the efforts of ODNR and FHFH should contact Ross County FHFH Coordinator Don...
You and your legal dependents can now afford to attend a private college. Ohio Christian University is offering a scholarship of 15 percent off normal tuition price to Farm Bureau members and their legal dependents. The University’s main campus is located at 1476 Lancaster Pike (U.S. Route 22), one mile east of Circleville. The traditional day class programs include undergraduate degrees in Busine...
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Mailing Address:24633 U.S. Hwy 23 S
Circleville, OH 43113-9191
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