Meet a Farmer- Karen Hiltbrand and Family

Well, I’d better formally introduce myself first hadn’t I.  Hello, my name is Karen Hiltbrand and I’m 15 years old.  I live on my parents family-owned farm in the small town of Seven Mile, Ohio and I absolutely wouldn’t trade…

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Gail Lierer Family Farm

Diary of Gail Lierer- Week 1- Nov. 1-7

Monday, Nov. 1 Alarm went off early, still dark but the day has started. Began day calling for parts. We have three major tools broken and we need to order parts to get them on the way. Checked on overnight…

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Rita Beiser Family Farm

Diary of Rita Beiser- Week One- Nov. 1-6

Everyday our day starts with feeding the cattle and pigs at home and feeding and caring for all the sows up at the sow farm.  After we feed we will check the newborn baby pigs and process any pigs born…

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Gail Lierer Family Farm

Meet a Farmer-Gail Lierer and Family

Dave and Gail (Herrmann) are lifelong farmers in Morgan Township. They have three children; David and wife Heather and their sons Tyler and Aaron, Michael and his wife Jennifer, and daughter Christa and her fiance’ Bryan. Christa and Bryan will…

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Rita Beiser Family Farm

Meet a Farmer- Rita Beiser and Family

Andy and Rita (Gerber) Beiser along with their three sons, David, Dan and wife Julia, Doug and wife Lindsay and grandaughter Jozie, farm in Butler and Preble Counties. We manage approximately 2,000 acres. The crops we grow include corn, soybeans,…

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Meet a few of our Butler County farmers!

Each month three farm families from Butler County will keep a diary of their daily life on the farm. The diary and pictures will be posted weekly on our blog page. Find out first-hand what happens on a farm. The…

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Congrats to OFBF Friend of Agriculture and Friend of Farm Bureau Candidates

Congratulations to those candidates recently designated as a Friend of Agriculture or Friend of Farm Bureau by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation. This designation is given to farm friendly candidates through a process for incumbents and open seat candidates. The…

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Hunters and Ohio Farmers

HuntOhioFarms.com connects Ohio farmers with deer damage problems and responsible hunters looking for a place to hunt. Here’s how it works. Hunters provide information about themselves, such as hunting preferences, availability, hunting implement of choice, etc. Then farmers search hunter…

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SMV Signs Available at OFBF Office

PLEASE make sure your farm equipment is road worthy and meets safety standards required by law. Butler County Farm Bureau has SMV signs available for sale at the office for our cost. The signs are $6.25 each and the socket/hardware…

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2010 Butler County Farm Bureau Friend of Agriculture

At the recent 90th annual meeting of the Butler County Farm Bureau, Julie Dalzell was honored as this years recipient for the BCFB Friend of Agriculture Award. As President Gail Lierer made the presentation, a standing ovation greeted the recipient….

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