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Conversation With EASE training program

Published Feb. 19, 2013

Conversation with EASE Training available on March 25, 2013, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at The Red Pig Inn, 1470 N Perry St, Ottawa, Ohio.We hope you will be able to attend our upcoming training program. So that we may plan appropriately, would you please RSVP to Mariah Schroder by calling 419-523-5874 or sending an email to mschroeder@ofbf.org by March 20. Space is limited, so make sure you RSVP earl...

2013 Van Wert County Farm Bureau College Scholarship

Published Jan. 4, 2013

Attention, current high school seniors and college students: Van Wert County Farm Bureau is once again offering $500 college scholarships. To qualify, you or your parents must be a current Van Wert County Farm Bureau member and you must be from a farming background or plan on entering into an agricultural field. Please follow this link  to complete the 2013 Van Wert County Farm Bureau Scholarship ...

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2012 Annual Meeting Delegates

Published Dec. 10, 2012

Thank you to the 2012 Ohio Farm Bureau Annual Meeting Delegates. Pictured Bottom Row L-R: Ron Schumm - Delegate, Scott Deitering - Delegate Top Row L-R: Jennifer Wilson - Van Wert County Organization Director; Dave Kemler - Delegate; MikePoling - Van Wert County President and Delegate; and Mike Schumm - Ohio Farm Bureau District 5 Trustee....

Workers' Compensation Discussion

Published Oct. 22, 2012

There will be a workers' compensation update and discussion with Ohio Industrial Commission Chariman and CEO Karen L. Gillmor, Ph.D., and Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation Administrator Steve Buehrer. The event will take place Wednesday, Oct. 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Theatre for Performing Arts, 4240 Campus Drive, Lima. Please RSVP with Jacob Bell at jkbell@ic.state.oh.us or 614-387-386...

Get Involved With Your Local Farm Bureau

Published Oct. 15, 2012

Van Wert County Farm Bureau is looking for interested people to be a part of the 2013-2014 Advisory Team. Advisory Teams provide Farm Bureau members the opportunity to identify resarch and engage in discussion with peers on those issues important to your ream. As part of the process, team members may review, discuss, draft and recommend new policies related to their team's issues and recommend any...

Green Energy Ohio Wind Farm Tour

Published Sep. 26, 2012

Are you interested in Green Energy? Check out this tour that is scheduled to be held on October 4. Tour starts at Cooper Cooked Meats Factory in Van Wert, OH. Click on the link for additional information on the tour....

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Van Wert Recognizes Long Term Members

Published Sep. 25, 2012

Presidend Mike Poling presented an award to long term member Warren Reed. At this year's Van Wert County Annual Meeting, we recognized anyone who had been a member for at least 40 years - Check out the list and see if you know any of long term members!...

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Van Wert Annual Meeting

Published Sep. 12, 2012

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Kids Dream Day Event

Published Jul. 25, 2012

Kids Dream Day will be held on Aug. 3-4 from 1 to 7 p.m. at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds. Every person that drives the big GREEN TRACTOR during the event will be entered to win a 24" radio-controlled John Deere Tractor. See Flyer for more details!...

Ag Educational Classed Offered...

Published Apr. 5, 2012

Van Wert County Farm Bureau, in a joint effort with Paulding County Farm Bureau, will be sponsoring an eight-week farmer education class, "Ag Businesses 101" starting in June, breaking for two weeks for wheat harvest, and finishing up by mid- August. The cost is $85 and Farm Bureau will cover $65 of the cost up-front and will reimburse you for the rest if you participated in at least six of the ei...

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County Information

Organization Director:
Jessica Swihart

Mailing Address:
1206 E Second St., Suite 1
Ottawa, OH 45875

Phone:
419-523-5874

Fax:
419-523-3219

Email:
vanwert@ofbf.org

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Dues:
$75 per year for a family membership

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