The U.S. House of Representatives is considering the 2012 Farm Bill and Ohio's Representatives need to hear from you how important it is to pass a Farm Bill this summer. Passage of the Farm Bill is critical because it preserves crop insurance and safety net programs for farmers. These programs are especially important now as we face drought conditions and possible significant yield decreases. The ...
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Learn about a great project put together by Barb and Mary of your Trumbull County Farm Bureau board, encouraging our youth to think about agriculture. ...
As usual there is always quite a bit going on this office and in the field with the Farm Bureau boards and volunteers. For Trumbull, we've wrapped up our very successful Ice Cream Social, which was held at the Agriculture Center. So a big thank you to Mike Wilson of the Trumbull County Soil and Water District for helping us put the space together! We're at Ponderosa this month, so make sure you st...
The rain has finally come to northeast Ohio! A lot has been going on during the last couple of weeks, particularly some real BIG things: 1) We're back at Ponderosa, so be sure to mention the Farm Bureau name, or use "steak your claim, thank a farmer" at the register. Proceeds of each sale will go towards the Trumbull County Farm Bureau scholarship fund! 2) Congresswoman Fudge visited the Hastin...
Join Trumbull County Farm Bureau at Ponderosa on Elm Road in Warren during June as we participate in a fundraising event with Ponderosa. Everytime you eat at Ponderosa in June, tell the cashier "Steak Your Claim, Thank a Farmer" and Trumbull County Farm Bureau will earn 10 oercent of your receipt. This money will be used for the Trumbull County 4-H and the Trumbull County Farm Bureau Scholarship...
The Trumbull County Farm Bureau annual Strawberries & Cream Festival will be Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Trumbull County Agriculture & Family Education Center, 520 W. Main Street in Cortland from 6:30 p.m. til dusk. Farm Bureau will provide hotdogs, chips, beverages, ice cream and strawberries. Please bring your favorite cake or cookies to share. RSVP to the office at 800-410-4613 or n...
Those interested in learning more about how their food is produced should read the latest issue of Our Ohio magazine. This month’s issue features Brenda Hastings of Hastings Dairy located in Burton. The dairy milks 600 cows three times a day and also grows a variety of crops. “People seem to be curious about farms and food production. In recent years, there has been lots of attention paid to ani...
Happy Friday the 13th everyone! Some great programs coming your way.... Policy development sessions are in the works for June. Want to be involved? Let us know! Our Ice Cream Social will be in a new location this year (no longer at Bockelman's Lawn and Garden Center). We've got the Tractor show on April 21, as well as Ponderosa in June (say "Steak your claim, thank a farmer and Farm Bureau receive...
You have that friendly dog or cat or other pet at home that is important to you. To have that tail wagging, friendly dog or purring cat ready to greet you when you come home is worth the time, cost and effort of taking care of your pet. They provide companionship and some times protection for us. And they can help people with mobility problems and provide emotional support. Our pet animals are ...
Happy Friday everyone! We just want to make you aware of some leadership opportunities through your county Farm Bureau. Hang on tight! March 31st the East Region will be hosting a Leadership Conference in New Philadelphia. Let me tell ya, there are some pretty darn good lookin' break out sessions. Just download the attachment and make sure you register by March 17th! Also coming up in June wil...
Organization Director:Ty Kellogg
Mailing Address:8220 State Rt. 45 Ste B
Orwell, OH 44076
Office Hours:Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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