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Membership Updates

Published Aug. 9, 2012

As we count down our Membership Campaign for 2012, as of today we need "4" for Active Farmer Gain!!  There is still time to get your name in the drawing for a chance to win a 2012 Chevrolet Silverado  with our "Every member, sign a member" sweepstakes!!  Each person that you sign as a member by August 15, 2012 will qualify you for an additional chance to win a great prize from the Ohio Farm Bureau...

The Drought

Published Jul. 30, 2012

Courtesy of Farm Bureau member John Parker - If you live in town, take some time to travel around the county. You will see some fields of corn and soybeans that look to be very good.  And then you will see some that are in trouble and probably won't make a crop.  In our area we are considerably more fortunate than further west where fields will have zero harvest.  But remember, what happens out th...

Trumbull County Discount Card Program

Published Jul. 13, 2012

A big THANK YOU to Trumbull County Tourism for helping us with the Trumbull County Farm Bureau Discount Card Program. All Farm Bureau members in Trumbull County should have received their card and if you haven't - give us a call, 440-437-8700! Here is more information about Trumbull County Tourism. We have also received a couple questions regarding the Farm Bureau relationship with General Motors,...

Farm Bill

Published Jul. 12, 2012

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 ...

What Does Agriculture Mean To You?

Published Jun. 26, 2012

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.  ...

Ice Cream Social, Policy Development and Every Member, Sign A Member

Published Jun. 13, 2012

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...

Congresswoman Fudge, Every Member Sign A Member and a whole lot more!

Published Jun. 1, 2012

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...

FARM BUREAU AT PONDEROSA

Published May. 25, 2012

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...

Strawberries & Cream Festival

Published May. 25, 2012

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...

Hastings Dairy Featured in Our Ohio Magazine

Published May. 9, 2012

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...

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County Information

Organization Director:
Ty Kellogg

Mailing Address:
8220 State Rt. 45 Ste B
Orwell, OH 44076

Phone:
800-410-4613

Fax:
1-800-792-5950

Email:
nefarmbu@fairpoint.net

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dues:
$63 per year for a family membership

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