Van Wert County Farm Bureau is proud to announce this year’s scholarship winners. Each year we receive a number of applications from students throughout Van Wert County. Applicants must either be a Farm Bureau member or their parents, have a Ag related major, come from an Ag related background, or been an active participant in an Ag related service and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Tara Vorst, daught...
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On Tuesday, March 24, Paulding County Farm Bureau will be hosting a renewable engery meeting, Do Your Homework While Investing in Renewable Energy, with Dale Arnold; Director, Energy, Utility and Local Government Policy, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation. During the meeting, he will help participants explore key issues, as well as formulate questions consumers need to have addressed to ensure their inve...
As many of you may have already heard, Farm Bureau is working toward building a new food stand on the Van Wert County Fairgrounds in 2015. We have also taken a leading role in improving the fair facilities by incorporating a new public restroom and shower facility for the Jr. Fair participants into the scope of our project. Van Wert County Farm Bureau is looking for supporters to help with this p...
The Van Wert County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce that the 2015-2016 scholarship application is available. If you or someone you know would like to apply, please click on the file below to print and complete the application. You can also call or email the county office at 419-523-5874 or [email protected] to receive a copy as well. The application deadline is April 1, 2015....
Come join us January 22 for our Annual Membership Kick-off. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. and will be located at the Delphos Eagles #471, 1600 East 5th Street in Delphos, OH. Pizza and refreshments will be provided. Whether you are a long-term member, new member, or someone interested in learning more about Farm Bureau and what we do, there will something for everyone. *Bring a guest who signs u...
Farm Bureau members from Van Wert County served as voting delegates to the 96th annual meeting of Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF), held December 10 – December 12 in Columbus. Delegates established the organization’s policies on various federal and state issues, working together to create positions that are right for farmers, consumers and Ohioans. Annual meeting delegates represent various size...
Young agricultural professionals from across Ohio are invited to attend the annual Leadership Experience "Growing Our Generation" Jan. 30 and 31 at the Renaissance Columbus hotel. The conference features plenty of fun, educational sessions featuring entertainment by the Peterson Farm Brothers and keynote speaker Mike Pearson, host of Market to Market. Cost is $150/individual and $200/couple. RSVP...
Ohio has a new law that requires most farmers to become certified fertilizer applicators. Ohio Farm Bureau worked to make this new law effective and manageable. Now, Ohio State University Extension and Ohio Department of Agriculture are beginning the certification process; below is more information on the requirements and the initial training sessions to be held soon in northwest Ohio. Farm Burea...
Aug. 28 – 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. | Aug. 30 – 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. | Aug. 31 – 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.No registration requiredVan Wert County Fairgrounds, Van Wert Cost: Farm Bureau member: free; nonmember: $5 per person, $10 per family Paulding and Van Wert County Farm Bureaus are once again making kids’ (and adults’) dreams to come true with its third annual Kids’ Dream Day event. Channel your “inner farmer” and...
The Van Wert County Farm Bureau would like to invite you and your spouse to our Annual Meeting Aug. 24. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with light appetizers and dinner begins at 6 p.m. The meeting is located at the Redeemer Church on State Route 49 in Convoy. State Senator Cliff Hite will be our guest speaker for the evening. Tickets are only $5 per person. Reservations are due by Aug. 20. Please call th...
Organization Director:Jessica Swihart
Mailing Address:1206 E Second St., Suite 1
Ottawa, OH 45875
Office Hours:Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dues:$75 per year for a family membership
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