Hear from the Commissioners’ office, County Auditor’s office, Sheriff’s office and Midwest Cooperative Feb. 2.Read More
Join the Auglaize County Farm Bureau for an ag issues meeting Feb. 22, 2024. The meeting will be held at the Wapakoneta KFC Hall located at 614 Dixie Highway.
The meeting will feature speakers from Midwest Electric Cooperative speaking about the evolving energy industry, and updates from the Commissioners’ office, Sheriff’s office, and County Auditor’s office. The county also is seeking feedback from members for the public policy process.
A meal will be provided. Please RSVP to the county office by Feb. 16 to 877-775-7642 or [email protected].
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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