Do You Enjoy Cooking? by Kathy Smith

Do you enjoy cooking? Some of us would immediately say, “Yes!” However, if you’ve served the leftover roast three different nights, can’t stand the thought of another egg dish, and have no idea fortonight’s supper, you might say, “No way!” Cooking…

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Geauga County Farm Bureau Scholarship deadline is April 27, 2015

The applicant must be either an active Geauga County Farm Bureau member, or a family member whose parents/guardian is an active Geauga County Farm Bureau member. The applicants parents/guardians must have been a member of the Geauga County Farm Bureau…

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I Wonder If You Get Common Sense From Playing In A Creek, by Kathy Smith

Kids today have a totally different view of “playing” than we adults have. Most of them are so smart it’s almost scary and yet they seem to lack common sense and responsibility. Their idea of playing is watching a movie…

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Money Management for Young Farmers April 16

Join us at Cleats in Chardon Thursday, April 16, 7 PM, dinner provided.  Presenters are Kim Skala, Skala Insurance Agency, LLC, sharing Agribusiness Insurance, Insight and Solutions; and Jamie Pittman, PNC Bank, Vice President of Agricultural Banking from Orrville, talking about…

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Somrack

Somrack graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Newbury resident Tom Somrack is one of 19 farmers and agribusiness professionals who recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute, Class VI.

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Workers’ Compensation Safety Meeting March 31, 2015

OSHA update, CPR Training & More! Date:  March 31, 2015 Location:  St. Mary’s Hall, 103 1/2 N. Maple St. (St. Rt. 45) Orwell, OH  Time:  6:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Reservations required:  440-437-8700 or [email protected] One very important aspect of reducing Workers’…

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Do You Think It’s Possible That Spring Will Actually Arrive? by Kathy Smith

Do you think it’s possible that spring will actually arrive this year?  Did it get frozen along with all of us during our record setting cold February?   Spring 2015 is probably the most anticipated spring ever— not only here…

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Multi-County Farm Bureau Water Quality/Nutrient Management Meeting

Please join our speaker, Tony Seegers, Director of State Policy, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, on Monday, March 30, 2015.  See attached for time and place and remember to RSVP by March 25th to the Orwell office, 440-437-8700. Attachments 2015_Ash,_Cuy,Gea.,Lake_Water_Quality-without_back_2.pdf

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Ashtabula, Geauga and Lake County Farm Bureau Agritourism Bill Review

Join us for the Agritourism Bill Review and Feedback Session Monday, March 2, 2015, featuring speaker Brandon Kern, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation.  See attached for time and location, and please be sure to RSVP by Feb. 25. Attachments 2015_Lake,Gea.,Ash_._Agritourism_2.pdf

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It’s Cabin Fever, by Kathy Smith

There’s a terrible disease going around right now. No, it’s not the cough, colds or flu that everyone seems to have. No, it’s worse—it’s cabin fever!  This dreaded sickness shows up about this time every year in northeastern Ohio and…

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