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Athens-Meigs Board Meeting

Athens-Meigs Board of Trustees celebrated reaching their New MEMBER goal Wednesday, March 23, at a board meeting. The board pulled suckers for cash prizes and a YETI Tumbler for new memberships signed during the 45-day membership campaign! Board members who have…

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Multi-County Workers’ Comp Safety Meeting

Wednesday, March 23, Athens-Meigs, Gallia, Jackson-Vinton, Lawrence, Pike, and Scioto County Farm Bureau members had the opportunity to attend a workers’ compensation safety meeting held at the Jackson County OSU Extension office. Jeff Fisher, Pike County Ag Educator, and Susan…

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Presidents Trip to Washington, D.C.

This week, Athens-Meigs, Gallia and Pike County Presidents had the opportunity to meet with legislators and congressmen in Washington, D.C. and talk with them about issues going on in our nation, as well as what issues we are facing in Ohio. Some…

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Board Meets with Meigs Sheriff’s Department

The Athens-Meigs Board of Trustees met with the Meigs County Sheriff’s Department to discuss a partnership in promoting the $2500 Reward Program benefit that all Farm Bureau Members are offered. The Ohio Farm Bureau Property Protection Program has been in existence…

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National Ag Week Proclamation Signing

Athens-Meigs Board of Trustees visited the Meigs County commissioners on March 11 to proclaim March 13-18 National Ag Week. The commissioners signed a proclamation, and the board presented the commissioners with a basket full of locally produced items. Don’t forget to thank a…

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Proclamation Signing with County Commissioners

Athens-Meigs Board of Trustees members recently visited Athens County Commissioners to proclaim March 13-18 National Ag Week. The Commissioners signed a proclamation and the board presented the commissioners with a basket full of locally produced items. Don’t forget to thank a farmer next…

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Athens-Meigs Membership Check-In

Wednesday, Feb. 24, the Athens-Meigs Membership Committee gathered to go over its 45-day membership campaign goals and discuss how many memberships were needed in order to reach these goals. Coming into the meeting, the county needed to sign 20 more NEW/WINBACK members. However,…

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#Kickoff16

Our Annual Multi-County Kickoff was held on Feb. 2 at Jackson High School. All of Organization Director Kim Harless’ counties came together to KICKOFF their New Membership Campaign! Athens-Meigs, Gallia, Jackson-Vinton, Lawrence, Pike, and Scioto counties were all in attendance….

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Meet Athens-Meigs County President David Bright

My name is David Bright and I have been the Athens-Meigs Farm Bureau president for the past 10 years. I have lived in Athens County between Athens and Albany since 1977. I grew up on the family farm where dairy; beef, pork,…

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Athens-Meigs County wins national award

Athens-Meigs Farm Bureau won a County Activities of Excellence (CAE) Award for the Ag Awareness Day hosted in September of this past year. The Athens-Meigs Farm Bureau won one award of the 24 awards that were given throughout the United States! Seven of those awards were…

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