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Nationwide is on your side!!

Published May. 9, 2013

When choosing an insurance company, many people look for a company that they can trust.† Well that is just what you will find when you choose Mark Harner Nationwide Insurance Agency.† Mark and his caring staff are there to care for all of your insurance needs, from getting a quote or filing a claim, they will be there with you every step of the way! For a quote give them a call today at their Scio...

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Jackson County Sheriff Tedd Frazier speaking to workers compensation safety meeting

Worker's Compensation Safety Meeting Held

Published Apr. 30, 2013

Recently the Athens, Gallia, Jackson-Vinton, Lawrence, Pike & Scioto County Farm Bureaus hosted a workers' compensation safety meeting for members enrolled wtih CompManagement.† At this meeting Jackson County Sheriff Tedd Frazier spoke to the crowd about metal theft and how the Jackson County Sheriff's Department is trying to control it.† Jackson County Auditor Clyde Holdren spoke about CAUV, ...

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Burning Bush

Published Apr. 30, 2013

Is your garden spreading into the countryside? We all want our yards to look nice and many of us enjoy planting and caring for the plants that enhance our landscapes. Gardeners do important work, but can be unknowing spreaders of some dangerous non-native invasive species. From bush honeysuckle, barberry, burning bush and ornamental grasses, gardeners are often responsible for the spread of these ...

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Conversation with EASE Training

Published Mar. 21, 2013

The Athens, Gallia, Jackson-Vinton,Lawrence, Pike, and Scioto County Farm Bureaus cordially invites you to attend its upcoming Conversation with EASE training program, which will be Held on April 23, 2013, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at LaRosa's Pizzeria located at 966 East Main Street in Jackson.† The training will a FREE DINNER and should adjourn around 9:30 p.m.† We hope you will be able to attend o...

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Commissioners Declare March 17-23 National Ag Week

Published Mar. 21, 2013

Recently the Scioto County Commissiners signed a proclamation declaring March 17-23 as National Ag Week.† The Scioto County Farm Bureau Board Members presented each commissioner with a basket filled with locally grown and made items....

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2013 Scholarship Applications Available

Published Mar. 6, 2013

The 2013 Scioto County Farm Bureau/Mark Harner Nationwide Insurance Agency scholarship applicaitons are now availabe at the Farm Bureau office,231 Broadway Street,Jackson.† This applicaton has also been sent to all Scioto County Highschools Guidance Counselors. If you have any questions about this application, please call the Farm Bureau office at 1-800-777-9226. The deadline for this application ...

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Keeping land in agriculture through CAUV

Published Feb. 19, 2013

Paul Harrison, Ohio Farm Bureau state trustee from Fostoria, recently spoke at a county Farm Bureau membership kick-off meeting and talked about the importance of CAUV.† Harrison shared what CAUV is, gives a real-life example of tax savings and shares why Farm Bureau membership†is important in protecting the CAUV program. Another reason to be a Farm Bureau member is the upcoming CAUV online meetin...

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Board President Wyatt Bates

Meet your Board President Wyatt Bates

Published Feb. 19, 2013

Wyatt Bates is a real estate agent and his wife Pat is a retired attorney. Wyatt grew up in Scioto County and became friends with farmers through his fatherís scrap yard and used auto parts business. His mom would sometimes trade parts for produce that she used for canning. Wyatt bought a small piece of property about 17 years ago out of a desire to preserve the land. While cleaning up the propert...

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Scioto County particiaptes in Ag Day at the Capital

Published Feb. 19, 2013

Recently Scioto County Farm Bureau President Wyatt Bates attended the Ag Day at the Capital event held in Columbus.† Wyatt along with other Farm Bureau members had the opportunity to speak with senators, legislators, and state representatives, about issues that are happening in Scioto County....

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Board President Wyatt Bates presenting the Farm Bureau award to Mikhaila Roe of Minford High School

Farm Bureau supports Science Fair

Published Feb. 13, 2013

Scioto County Farm Bureau President Wyatt Bates recently helped judge the Scioto County Science Fair.† Farm Bureau is a big supporter of the science fair, and wanted to honor an outstanding project with the Farm Bureau award. This year the best Agriculture Science Fair Award went to Mikhaila Roe of Minford High School. †...

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County Information

Organization Director:
Kim Harless

Mailing Address:
231 Broadway Street
Jackson, OH 45640

Phone:
800-777-9226, 740-286-4598

Fax:
740-286-8372

Email:
scioto@ofbf.org

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Dues:
$80 per year for a family membership

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