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COSHOCTON COUNTY FARM BUREAU
BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING
February 5, 2022
During the regular board meeting, Coshocton County Board of Trustees took the following actions:
The board kicked off the 2022 Membership Campaign. Anyone who joins or renews their membership at Breakfast on the Farm will receive a free hitch pin.
The Annual Breakfast on the Farm will feature made to order omelets, pancakes and sausage. There will also be a pedal tractor pull and the local FFA Chapters will compete in a food donation contest to earn a pizza party for their chapter.
Following the breakfast, anyone who needs to attend a safety meeting for worker’s comp or is interested in the topic can stay for a mental health presentation
Attending Ag Day at the Capital will be Jenna Gregorich, Ashley Pihllips and Kyle Daugherty.
The Scholarship application is live with a deadline of April 15.
The board welcomes Paige Gott as a new member of the board and thanked Deb Croft for all of her work.
Land As Your Legacy will be presented on March 31 at the County Services Building. There will be a light meal provided.
More information to come on Dinner on the Farm and the ATV Tour. Those committees will be meeting over the next few weeks to make plans for this summer.
Listen to WTNS during FFA Week and 4-H Week for messages sponsored by Coshocton County Farm Bureau.
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.Farm Labor Resources
I appreciate the benefit of having a strong voice in my corner. The extras that are included in membership are wonderful, but I'm a member because of the positive impact to my local and state agricultural communities.Strong communities
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
Farm Bureau involvement has taught me how to grow my professional and leadership experience outside of the workforce and how to do that in a community-centric way.Young Ag Professionals program
With not growing up on a farm, I’d say I was a late bloomer to agriculture. I feel so fortunate that I found the agriculture industry. There are so many opportunities for growth.Growing our Generation
Knowing that horticulture is under the agriculture umbrella and having Farm Bureau supporting horticulture like it does the rest of ag is very important.Groovy Plants Ranch
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
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