Join Carroll, Harrison, Jefferson and Tuscarawas County Farm Bureaus for Straight From the Heart, an informative day of fun, learning and fellowship in the heart of Amish Country Oct. 4. Experts will share information on a variety of topics that matter most to women. The morning keynote speaker is Kim Davis. She resides with her husband Todd and their three children on an Angus and Simmental beef ...
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Jerry Lahmers of Newcomerstown is serving as a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 policy development committee. The committee collects and organizes policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by OFBF’s delegate body at the annual meeting in December. During the committee’s first meeting, members heard background inf...
Ohio Farm Bureau, Farm Credit Mid-America, USDA Farm Service Agency, and Ohio State University Extension will host informational meetings on the 2014 Farm Bill throughout Ohio in August and September. The meetings will focus on how the changes in the 2014 Farm Bill will impact producers and their operations. Topics covered include an overview of programs and changes, deadlines and requirements and...
Join Carroll, Harrison, Jefferson and Tuscarawas County Farm Bureaus for Straight From the Heart, an informative day of fun, learning and fellowship in the heart of Amish Country. Experts will share information on a variety of topics that matter most to women. The morning keynote speaker is Kim Davis. She resides with her husband Todd and their three children on an Angus and Simmental beef cattle ...
Allison Kenney of Indian Valley High and Mathew Hursey of Newcomerstown High learned how to take action in the government process by participating in the Ohio Youth Capitol Challenge program. Sponsored by Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, 4-H and FFA, the policy development program took place Feb. 18-19 in Columbus. Part of the program included breakfast at the Statehouse where the students met with st...
The Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau is excited to announce that we will again be sponsoring an Outstanding Educator Award. This award is open to educators who teach in the Tuscarawas County school system. One school teacher will receive this award based on the teacher’s use of agriculture in their curriculum during the school year. At our county annual meeting in September the chosen teacher will re...
Here's the breakdown on the awards given at the OFB Annual Meeting last week. Note: Tuscarawas County is listed multiple times! Butler, Carroll, Paulding and Tuscarawas counties were named President’s Award winners in the 2013 Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) County Achievement Awards program. The program honors outstanding local programming in Communications, Food and Animal Issues, Organizatio...
Jerry Lahmers of Newcomerstown has been elected District 13 trustee for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He will serve on the 26 member board, governing the state’s most influential farm organization. Lahmers will represent the interests of Farm Bureau members from Carroll, Harrison, Jefferson and Tuscarawas counties. Lahmers will fill the board seat previously held by Kim Davis of Carrollt...
Current Agricultural Use Valuation Meeting Set - Landowners in 23 counties with property enrolled in the Current Agricultural Use Valuation program (CAUV) will once again see a rise in CAUV values, likely increasing what they pay in taxes. Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) members are encouraged to attend an online meeting to hear OFBF Director of Legal Education Leah Curtis explain the program a...
We're gearing up for the annual meeting of members on Wednesday, September 4th at Union Hill United Methodist Church in Sugarcreek. The annual meeting is a time when we all come together and recognize those who have made the year successful and vote on policies to be sent to Ohio Farm Bureau for the December delegation vote. The Annual Meeting theme is "Food for Thought". Cost per person is $12 fo...
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