Lorain County Farm Bureau has been working with the Lorain County auditor’s office for several years on CAUV issues.Read More
The 2022 Lorain County annual meeting was held at the Wellington Eagles with 80 members in attendance. The annual meeting was a chance to reflect on our 2022 accomplishments, recognize our special award recipients, celebrate our members and volunteers and set the course for Lorain County Farm Bureau for 2023.
Members were asked to review the candidates’ information for the board of trustees and OFBF annual meeting delegates for 2023. They also reviewed the slate of policies for the county, state and national levels. Robert Beekman, Jason Schriver, Tim Gest and Anthony Savage were re-elected to the county board of trustees and all policies passed.
Hannah DiVencenzo was chosen by the county board as the 2022 Member of Distinction! Hannah helps lead our county Farm Bureau efforts on CAUV. Entertainment was provide by comedian, Jay Hendren, who did a wonderful job at making us laugh.
Lorain County Farm Bureau partnered with Lorain County Community College this year to promote a Hay Bale Contest at the 2022 Lorain County Fair.
The Lorain County Farm Bureau annual meeting was held with the Lorain County Soil & Water Conservation District. It was a perfect example of our members working together for Ohio farmers as we continue to advance agriculture and strengthen our communities.
I'm eternally grateful for the support Ohio Farm Bureau scholarships provided in helping me turn my dreams into reality.Available scholarships
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
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
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
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
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
Hannah DiVencenzo of Grafton is serving on the 2022 Ohio Farm Bureau Federation Policy Development Committee.Read More
Join us for the 2022 Lorain County Farm Bureau and SWCD Annual Meeting Sept. 10 at Wellington Eagles.Read More
This year’s Buy Local Directory also lists discounts available to members at various businesses.Read More