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Wayne County Farm Bureau invites members and prospective members to their first annual Member Appreciation Breakfast Saturday, Feb. 3 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Wayne County Schools Career Center.
The culinary students will be offering a menu of breakfast frittatas, potatoes and pastries. In addition to breakfast, the event will offer a presentation at 9 a.m. by David Marrison, Ohio State University Extension, on considerations for succession planning. Evan Callicoat, Ohio Farm Bureau director of state policy, will then present on the Ohio Beginning Farmer Tax Credit Program. This program was just implemented in 2023 and the presentation will include information on how beginning farmers can qualify, as well as the tax benefit to the landowner who would sell or rent land to a beginning farmer.
This event is free to members and their dependents. Non-members can attend at $20 per person. Become a member of the Wayne County Farm Bureau at the breakfast and there is no charge. Bring a new member or join as a new member at the breakfast and receive a free T-shirt.
Registration is requested by Jan. 26 to aid in planning for enough food. Food available as long as supplies last.
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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