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MEETING: Monday, December 7, 6 p.m., Library Annex, 611 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville

Understanding the sale of royalties and mineral rights

Published Nov. 23, 2015

The Ohio State University Extension Office with Belmont and Monroe counties are presenting an educational session for landowners regarding factors to consider when thinking about selling royalties or mineral rights. This free session is 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 7 at the Barnesville Library Annex, 611 N. Chestnut St. Pre-registration is required by calling the Belmont County Extension Office at (740) 69...

Wagon with Farm Bureau banner in the 2015 Barnesville Pumpkin Festival Parade

Farm Bureau Banner on wagon in the Pumpkin Parade

Published Oct. 5, 2015

Thanks to Floyd Simpson for providing the great wagon for the Barnesville Pumpkin Festival Parade!...

Pictured is President Andy Barricklow presenting the Glenna Cain Award to Eileen Wise at the Belmont County Fair.

Glenna Cain Award presented

Published Sep. 14, 2015

Eileen Wise, Belmont, was recently awarded the Belmont County Farm Bureau Glenna Cain member of distinction award for her continuing support of the Farm Bureau organization.† †...

Farm Bureau Takes Yes, Yes, No Positions on State Issues 1, 2 and 3

Published Sep. 11, 2015

The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) is encouraging Ohioans to vote Yes on State Issue 1, Yes on State Issue 2 and No on State Issue 3. The stateís most influential farm and food organization will engage its grassroots membership in campaigns to inform voters about the three measures on the November ballot.† Farm Bureauís state trustees recently voted to support Issues 1 and 2; they previously a...


Successful 2015 Annual Meeting

Published Sep. 8, 2015

President Andy Barricklow conducted the Belmont County Farm Bureau annual meeting of members on Thursday, August 6, 2015, at the James Carnes Center, St. Clairsville. ††At this meeting the members voted on Code Change, proposed policies and selected Trustees for the Board of Trustees as well as Delegates to the Ohio Farm Bureau 2016 Annual Meeting.†† Policy issues included opposing any increase in...


Farm Bureau Display at Ohio State Fair

Published Aug. 4, 2015

†If at Ohio state fair be sure to visit our display in the Ag and Hort building! A tractor and combine were created out of food cans. After the fair, all of the canned food will be donated to Mid-Ohio Food Bank....


Special Briefing Explores Oil and Gas Royalty Issues

Published Aug. 3, 2015

Energy leaseholders as well as interested community leaders are invited to attend a special briefing exploring how oil and gas royalties are determined. The program is sponsored by the Guernsey County Farm Bureau. The briefing will be held at Mid East Career Center, 57090 Vocational Rd., Senecaville, Ohio on Monday, August 10 at 7 p.m. †The program will be facilitated by Ohio Farm Bureau Federatio...


2015 ANNUAL MEETING - Make your reservations now!!

Published Jul. 15, 2015

Plan now to attend the Belmont County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting Aug. 6 at James Carnes Center!† There is no cost for Farm Bureau members - you just need a reservation by July 24.† Call now to make your reservation : 740-425-3681....

2015 Belmont County Proposed Code of Regulations

Published Jul. 7, 2015

Building Community: A new membership model for Farm Bureau in Ohio. This year, more Farm Bureau members will have the opportunity to experience the organization through a new membership category and supporter category. As a member of Belmont County Farm Bureau, you have the opportunity to vote on the upcoming changes that will be in effect in December. Why did we adopt a new membership model? Reac...

Cody Gilliam, Rice Energy, explaining details of well pad construction at Simpson Farm. Photo by Ron Simpson

Young Farmers tour Simpson Farm

Published Jun. 30, 2015

Belmont County Farm Bureau recently hosted young farmers from out of the area at Floyd Simpson's with guest speaker, Cody Gilliam from Rice Energy speaking on oil and gas activity in the county. Gilliam explained details of well pad construction at the Simpson Farm near the Rice†"Thrasher" pad being constructed now....

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