With over 1,100 students attending Wilmington College in Clinton County, the College of Agriculture stands out as one of the largest areas of study on campus. The school has recently rejuvenated the Wilmington College Collegiate Farm Bureau program to encourage…
Last year Farm Bureau members worked together to address community challenges such as hunger, water quality and the environment, youth and adult education, wellness, sustaining local foods and more. Your membership dollars helped make it possible. These are project highlights from 2015.
In a recent episode of Our Ohio TV, Farm Bureau member Matt Aultman shares how he grows many different soybean crops on his farm in western Ohio, but it is the Ohio Certified Seeds he is proudest to see sprout every spring. Those seeds are not genetically engineered, and they are verified for purity and proper handling by the non-profit Ohio Seed Improvement Association.
A look into the life of three brothers who are preparing for ag careers on and off their vegetable and livestock operation in Hardin County.
Davidson Dairy and their “robot milkers” are the subject of this recent segment of the Our Ohio TV series.
Farm Bureau member Joe Cullman of Cullman Tree Farm in Marysville supplies half of the Ohio-grown black walnuts that Farm Bureau member Watershed Distillery uses to craft its luscious Italian-style liqueur, Nocino, an intensely nutty flavored spirit. In the early…
Your membership dollars are used in a variety of ways, one of which is supporting programs, events and charities in communities all across Ohio. Nearly all county Farm Bureaus use membership dollars to plan events that raise money for food…
Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau’s Harvest for Hospice event brought together friends and the community at a farm-to-plate event at Rivercrest Farm to raise $26,000 for Community Hospice.
Meet a few of the Ohioans who have served their country and are now working with the Farmer-Veteran Coalition to keep Ohio growing.
Initiatives like the Buckeye Lake project are at the root of the foundation’s new fundraising campaign—Strong Foundation. According to Executive Director Shawn Cleveland, the foundation’s mission remains the same—focusing on awarding scholarships to students pursuing agriculture studies and awarding grants on a local level for agriculture initiatives.