‘Farmland’ The Movie

The documentary by Oscar-winning filmmaker James Moll gives an up close and personal look at some of the young farmers who raise the food we eat. Premiering nationwide this spring, the feature-length film provides a firsthand glimpse into the high-risk/high-reward…

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Every Animal Has a Story

THE FORUM – ANIMALS FOR LIFE FOUNDATION Join fellow enthusiasts for a fu ll day of meaningful contemplation, conversation and collaboration focusing on the human-animal bond at the 2014 Animals for Life Forum. Topics of the day will include how…

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Conversation with E.A.S.E. March 20

<!–[if gte vml 1]>   <!–[endif]–>TALK IS NOT CHEAP. Conversation is a powerful tool. IT CAN CHANGE OPINIONS. It can enlighten and build trust. Conversation about how food is produced are happening.  But the voices of farmers have been less…

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Spring is HERE!

Spring 2014 Farmers’ Market begins March 1

The spring season of the Farmers’ Market is held at the Mural Parking Lot, 81 W. Main St., Wilmington.  The market will be on the first and third Saturdays in March, April and May leading up to the summer season…

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Doors to Success

Two Small Farm Conferences by OSU Extension

Wilmington, Ohio – Small farm owners who want to learn more about how to make their farms work better for them or expand their operations, or those new to agriculture who are looking for ways to utilize acreage, can attend…

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Coblentz Memorial Scholarship offered by SWCD

The Clinton Soil & Water Conservation District and the USDA service center have established a memorial scholarship fund in honor and memory of Bob and Michele Coblentz. The $500 scholarship will be awarded to a Clinton County student pursuing a career…

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Accepting Scholarship Applications Now through April 15th

The Clinton County Farm Bureau annually awards the Clinton County Jamie Florea Scholarship of at least one $500.00 to a graduating senior who will be entering a two or four year technical school or university majoring in agriculture. We sent…

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Farm Truck Awareness Safety Day

Farm Bureau is promoting this afternoon program on behalf of the Southwest Ohio Corn Growers because thevalue of the topics being discussed are vital to all of our farmers.  For those of you who attended the Workers’ Compensation meeting held in…

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Membership Kick-off and Workers’ Comp Meeting was a BIG SUCCESS!

53 members from Clinton, Fayette and Greene Counties attended this event. Feedback has been very positive. The general consensus was that folks like to interact, move around and be involved.  All health “stations” and the membership station had to be…

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Farm Truck Awareness Safety Day

Feb. 17, 2014 with registration from 1:30 – 2 pm and program from 2 pm – 6 pm.   SWOCG Annual Meeting to follow from 6 pm – 8 pm. The Ohio State University Extension pairs with Southwest Ohio Corn…

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