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
It’s back! The Woodland Wednesdays workshop series returns on Wednesday, Jan. 13 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for Wicked Weeds, a virtual homeowner invasive species removal workshop.
Invasive species impact all of us and there’s no better time than the new year to commit to make a positive change. Join this online presentation to learn about problematic invasive plants and techniques on how to remove them. Gain new skills, helpful resources and a renewed desire to tackle invasive species on your own property.
Don’t miss this special “winter woody edition” of Wicked Weeds. Featured speakers include Natalie Gertz-Young, Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District and Joel Firem of Firem Forestry Consulting.
Collaborators include Natural Resources Conservation Service, Geauga, Lake, Ashtabula, Portage, and Trumbull Soil and Water Conservation Districts, ODNR Division of Forestry, Ashtabula, Geauga, Lake, Trumbull, and Portage County Farm Bureaus, and ODNR Division of Wildlife.
This online class is free, but registration is required by Jan. 12. Register online, or call the local SWCD office, NRCS office, or the Farm Bureau office at 440.426.2195.
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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