Shaeley Swick of Utica is one of 14 farmers and agribusiness professionals selected to participate in the 2023-2024 AgriPOWER Institute.Read More
Licking County Farm Bureau has set aside funds raised from the annual Wine Craze Corn Maze to support members and their children who are striving for higher education either in college or an adult education program.
- Applicant must be a Licking County resident.
- Parents of the applicant (or applicant) must be a Licking County Farm Bureau member. Applicant may join the Licking County Farm Bureau at the time of application.
- Applicant must be a high school graduate, senior in high school graduating this school year, or higher at the time of application working towards a degree, CDL License or occupational program certification (certification must be a minimum of 600 hours culminating in the student earning an industry-recognized credential, license, or certificate of completion).
- Selection preference given to students pursuing a degree in agricultural or environmental related major. Occupational program certificates that support the agricultural industry such as diesel mechanic, heavy truck technician training, etc. are also encouraged to apply.
- Occupational program certificates that support the agricultural industry such as diesel mechanic, heavy truck technician training, etc. are also encouraged to apply.
- Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 2.5
The deadline to apply is March 31, 2023. To apply, complete the APPLICATION
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
Licking County Board of Trustees has set aside money to support sophomores entering C-TEC in the fall of 2023.Read More
Help provide guidance to your NCRS and Soil & Water field offices and help set future policies for the Licking County Farm Bureau.Read More