Fun was had by all at the Marion County Barnyard Olympics!Read More
The Marion County Farm Bureau would like to encourage everyone to visit the Marion County Fair July 4 – 9. Check out this year’s schedule of Farm Bureau sponsored events!
The Feed Sack Decorating Contest judging will begin at 1 p.m. on Friday, July 8, in the Coliseum. Winners will be announced at 2 p.m. that day before Barnyard Olympics. Participants can pick up their feed sack to begin decorating after 11 a.m. Monday, on July 4, at the Junior Fair Board Office. There are team and individual divisions. Teams are two or more people in the same age category. Age groups are as follows: 8-year-olds and under, 9 to 10-year-olds, 11 to 13-year-olds, 14 to 15-year-olds, 16 to 18-year-olds, and 19-year-olds and older. There will be cash prizes for individual winners and milkshake tickets for team winners!
The Barnyard Olympics will begin on Friday, July 8, at 2 p.m. in the Coliseum. Registration begins at 1:15 p.m., so teams can check in to receive their numbered tags. All participants will receive a free milkshake voucher to the 4-H Milkshake Stand! Ag Credit will provide bottled water.
Come and join all the fun happening at this year’s Marion County Fair. The Marion County Farm Bureau is a proud supporter of the Junior Fair and would like to wish good luck to all of the participants showing their livestock and home projects at the fair.
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
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Marion County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce Maci Carter, Braden Shuff and Caitlyn Thiel as the recipients of the 2022 Marion County Farm Bureau James H. Johnson Scholarship.Read More
Marion County Farm Bureau offers sponsorships for two full registrations for the first two students who contact the office.Read More
Scholarship applications are now being accepted for Marion County high school seniors, current college or graduate school students.Read More