Even though fuel prices remain high, the increased use of corn ethanol is helping temper those price increases. And it’s also benefiting the farmers who grow the corn.Read More
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Trumbull, Harrison, Tuscarawas, Carroll and Jefferson County Farm Bureaus
Essentials in Farm Transition Planning
Aug. 19 ~ 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
If you were unable to farm, for any reason, what would happen to your operation? Does everyone in your farm family agree about how to proceed? Don’t let your worries keep you from making the decisions and having the necessary conversations to ensure your goals for the farm are achieved.
This short session is developed for farm families ready to build a seamless transition for the operation to the next generation.
Join Ohio Farm Bureau, Nationwide and Wright and Moore Law for a live,
interactive townhall and get the answers to your questions about transitioning
your operation to the next generation.
Essentials in Retirement Planning
Aug. 28 ~ 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Retirement for farmers is different. And each farmer has a different situation.
- Do you have kids that want the farm?
- Do you or your spouse have an off farm job with a 401k or pension?
- Do you want to stay active on the farm or move to Florida?
- Should you invest cash in retirement or buy more land and equipment?
- When do I start planning? And when is it too late?
- Is selling my farm the best retirement strategy?
- Will land renting be enough to cover my expenses in retirement?
Join Ohio Farm Bureau and Nationwide Financial for a live, interactive townhall
and get the answers to your questions about retirement.
Essentials in Financial Risk Management
Sept. 3 ~ 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Today’s business environment is as complicated as ever, and minimizing your risk can be critical to long term success. And if you’re new to the business and financial side of the operation, today’s rapid changes can come at you quick.
Developed for beginning, new, or evolving operations, this short session can
help point you in the right direction. Join Ohio Farm Bureau, Farm Credit Mid America and Nationwide for a live, interactive townhall and get the answers to your questions about financial risk.
To register for any session or see additional session dates, visit Financial Essentials online or contact the county Farm Bureau office.
Can’t make a session? Visit the recorded webinars section of the website.
If it wasn't for Farm Bureau, I personally, along with many others, would not have had the opportunity to meet with our representatives face to face in Washington, D.C.Washington, D.C. Leadership Experience
Through its policies it brings together people in the agricultural community and invests in building vibrant communities that support agriculture.Future employees, leaders
If you have issues with local planning or have legal questions, someone at the Farm Bureau has the answer for you, or they’ll connect you with someone who does.Hansen's Greenhouse
As a member of Farm Bureau, I am glad that this organization takes action when necessary to protect and advance agriculture.Policy Development
Farm Bureau is an incredible organization that has given me countless professional development opportunities in addition to advocating for all sizes and types of farmers.
BWC’s free safety consulting services link Ohio’s agriculture employers with safety and health professionals who will work to help reduce the risk of workplace injuries and illnesses.Read More
Stephan Shehy will represent the interests of Farm Bureau members with the Ohio General Assembly and throughout state government.Read More
Kirsten Ameling will be engaging members at an individualized level by connecting the organization to the member based on their needs.Read More
A bill introduced by State Representatives Darrell Kick and Rodney Creech would create a more direct legal route for a landowner to receive compensation when property is taken by the government without compensation.Read More
Support for a new state-of-the-art Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory at the Ohio Department of Agriculture is part of this funding.Read More