4R Nutrient Stewardship Endorsed by Delegates at OFBF Annual Meeting

Water quality, taxation and energy development topped the policy issues addressed during the 94th annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) held Nov. 28-30 in Columbus. During the policy session, delegates addressed the challenges of keeping farm nutrients…

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Gift Items for Sale at the BCFB Office

Looking for great Christmas gifts….. Check out what we have to offer at the Butler County Farm Bureau office. We sell metal SMV signs for $7.50 each as well as kids ag books that were all designated as “OFBF Award…

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Poster Contest for Butler County 4-H and FFA Chapters

Butler County Farm Bureau is sponsoring a poster contest for Butler County 4-H Clubs and FFA Chapters. The posters should depict good animal care standards and the top three posters will each win $100 for your club or FFA Chapter….

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Oil and Gas Leasing Meeting

We have all heard about the oil and gas drilling that has taken place in Ohio in the past few years. Because of a new drilling process called fracking, oil and gas reserves that were not profitable to drill using…

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Ohio Youth Capital Challenge

Students invited to learn more about political process through Capital Challenge

Ohio Farm Bureau is teaming up with 4-H and FFA on a program that will teach high school students how to take action in the government process. The Ohio Youth Capital Challenge program will take place Feb. 11-12 in Columbus….

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Local Farm Safety 4 Just Kids Featured in National Newsletter

Good things happening in Butler County! Read how a local Farm Safety 4 Just Kids chapter is busy at work right here in Butler County. Russ Beckner and his family are featured in a recent newsletter for the work their…

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Women’s/Promotion & Education Commitee 2012 Christmas Dinner and Auction

The ladies from the Women’s/Promotion & Education Committee will be hosting their annual Christmas Dinner and Auction on Wed., Nov. 7 at Zioin Lutheran Church, 212 S. Front St., Hamilton. The event will begin at 6 p.m. with dinner at…

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Congratulations to State Rep. Tim Derickson

Congraulations to State Rep. Tim Derickson (R-Oxford) who today was named BioOhio’s “Legislator of the Year” for his efforts in workforce development. Rep. Derickson served as chairman of the House Workforce Development Study Committee—which gave Ohioans the opportunity to speak…

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Butler County Farm Bureau Friend of Ag Award Recipients

Butler County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce the 2012 BCFB Friend of Agriculture Award recipients. Ted Kerby and Dave & Gail Lierer were honored at the annual meeting on Sept. 13 with these prestigious awards. Nick Schwab, past President,…

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BCFB Trustees Honored at Annual Meeting

At its annual meeting, Butler County Farm Bureau honored the 16 trustees that compose the board of trustees . Seven trustee positions were elected at this meeting. Thank you to the retiring board members: Sarah James; 46 years of service…

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