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
The Van Wert County Farm Bureau has awarded scholarships to two high school graduates who are continuing their college education. Scholarship proceeds partially come from the Van Wert County Fair Farm Bureau Food Stand. Congratulations to these two scholarship winners and we wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors.
Betty, daughter of Chris and Sandy Vorst, is a 2019 Delphos St. John’s High School graduate. She is the recipient of a $500 scholarship. This fall Betty will be continuing her education at the Ohio State University majoring in agribusiness and applied economics.
Tristin, son of Tim and Jackie Miller, is a 2018 graduate of Lincolnview High School. He is the recipient of a $500 scholarship. This fall Tristin will be continuing his education at Wright State University- Lake Campus majoring in agribusiness and agronomy.
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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