An ODA representative will be at the Farm Bureau building in Barnesville March 24, 2022, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.Read More
President Cliff Sickler conducted the Monroe County Farm Bureau annual meeting of members on Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, at Midway Community Center. At this meeting, the members voted on proposed policies and selected trustees for the board of trustees as well as delegates to the Ohio Farm Bureau 2022 Annual Meeting.
Policy issues included broadband internet, water issues, oil and gas drilling and wildlife policies. The program also featured presentations of awards to outstanding contributors to the organization and dedicated volunteers from this past year.
The County Foundation Scholarship with the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation was highlighted during the evening. Donations of any amount are still being accepted and are tax deductible. These may be mailed to Monroe County Farm Bureau, 100 Colonel Drive, Barnesville, OH 43713.
Senior Organization Director Betsy Anderson stated, “Farm Bureau depends on volunteers to accomplish our goals and policies. Monroe County is very blessed with dedicated people to serve on their board of trustees and as membership marketers.”
Through its policies it brings together people in the agricultural community and invests in building vibrant communities that support agriculture.Future employees, leaders
As a member of Farm Bureau, I am glad that this organization takes action when necessary to protect and advance agriculture.Policy Development
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
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.
We go to a lot of Farm Bureau events, and there’s a lot of camaraderie built because you’re meeting with people who have similar interests and goals.Event Calendar
The primary responsibility of this position will be to service the county Farm Bureaus.Read More
Ohio Farm Bureau is hosting a virtual statewide membership rally to help prepare members to have those important conversations that lead to new members in the organization.Read More
Monroe’s delegates included Cliff Sickler who attended in-person, along with his wife Marianne, while Janet Witten-Conn and Lesley Workman attended virtually.Read More