Area Farm Bureau Leaders recently attended the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s annual Ag Day at the Capitol and met with their legislators. Attending from Washington County were Allen Clark, Bill Bowersock, Cole Welch and Al Miller who met with State Representative Andy Thompson and Senator Lou Gentile. ...
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The Washington County Farm Bureau Scholarship Fund was established by the Washington County Farm Bureau Board of Trustees. The objective of the scholarship fund is to assist students who have been active in the Farm Bureau and are a Washington County High School graduate. Applications are available through their school Guidance Counselor, FFA Instructor or by contacting Washington County Farm Bur...
A regional Farm Bureau cabinet meeting was recently held at Senecaville. The meeting started with dinner followed by the program. This was an opportunity for Farm Bureau leaders to broaden their leadership skills, learn and gather new ideas and interact with other county leaders. ...
Washington County Farm Bureau officially kicked-off the 2015 membership campaign Jan. 26, at Meadowbrook High School, Byesville. Approximately 180 people attended the multi-county event to plan and organize their campaigns. At the event, volunteers were provided with the materials and support needed to carry out the membership drive. The kick-off also reviewed Farm Bureau’s accomplishments from 20...
For each member you sign, new or renewal, you will receive a ticket to be entered in a drawing to win this 2015 Polaris Sportsman ETX. Any member you sign now thru March 16, 2015, will make you eligible for a ticket in the drawing. Tickets will be limited to 1,000 in the drawing. Drawing will be held March 17, 2015. Start signing those members now!! ...
Sign one member, new or renewal and be awarded a "Proud FB Member Lives Here" sign. Sign 5 new members and earn a FB Personalized "Feeding Families" aluminum sign. Start signing those members today! ...
The Washington County Farm Bureau will conduct a membership rally on Monday, January 26, 6 p.m., at Meadowbrook High School, Byesville, OH. The party will include dinner, prizes, and entertainment. Reservations are required. The speaker for the evening will be Dr. Larry Antosch, Senior Director of Policy Development and Environmental Policy, OFBF. “Everyone is invited to attend,” said Allen C...
Washington County Farm Bureau members represented their organization during the 96th annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation held recently in Columbus. Delegates established the organization’s policies on state and federal issues of importance to farmers and all Ohioans. The delegates, elected by their home counties, represent the interests of all farmers regardless of size of oper...
Attention Washington County Young Ag Professional Farm Bureau members ages 18-35!! Washington County Farm Bureau will reimburse you the FULL amount of the cost of the conference if you attend! That's right! The FULL amount will be PAID for you! You only need to pay $100 up front and that cost will be reimbursed to you after you attend. Registration for the January 30 & 31, 2015 Conference ...
by Amy Beth Graves Ohio State University Extension has added more fertilizer certification classes for farmers. Under Senate Bill 150, anyone who applies fertilizer on more than 50 acres must be certified by 2017. Ohio Farm Bureau has set an aggressive goal of having all farmers in the Western Lake Erie Basin certified by Earth Day 2015. That April 22 date is more than two years before the state r...
Organization Director:Betsy Anderson
Mailing Address:100 Colonel Drive
Barnesville, OH 43713
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