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The Lorain County Farm Bureau sponsors grants to enhance the appreciation of agriculture throughout Lorain County. Both classroom and non-classroom grant applications will be accepted. This grant should be used to teach topics related to agriculture, including crop and livestock production, society’s use of agricultural products, land management, the environment, and careers in agriculture.
Applications will be accepted twice a year. Application deadlines are Jan. 31 and June 30. The applicant will be notified of the county Farm Bureau’s decision within 45 days of the application deadline.
The maximum grant value per applicant and per program in any one year is $250. Grant recipients must include Farm Bureau as a source of funding on all promotional materials. Grant recipients will be required to provide a one-page program summary within one month of completion to the Lorain County Farm Bureau.
Please forward the completed application form to Lorain County Farm Bureau for consideration at 8460 Ridge Road, North Royalton OH 44133.
Having opportunities to attend leadership institutes, advocate for rural Ohioans on the state and national level, facilitate young ag professionals events, and serve in a variety of leadership positions have helped my skills grow exponentially.Growing our Generation
Labor has always been an issue, mainly because we are a seasonal operation. So that's a challenge finding somebody who only wants to work three months out of a year, sometimes up to six months.Business Solutions
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.Washington, D.C. Leadership Experience
I was gifted the great opportunity through an Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Youth Pathways grant to run a series of summer camps here. That really expanded my vision of what ‘grow, maintain, sustain and explain’ could actually be.Farming for Good
I see the value and need to be engaged in the community I live in, to be a part of the decision-making process and to volunteer with organizations that help make our community better.Leadership development
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