Accepting Scholarship Applications through April 15

Greene County Farm Bureau annually awards the Cecil Huston Farm Bureau Agricultural Scholarship of $500 to a graduating senior who will be entering a two or four year technical school or university majoring in agriculture. We are asking Greene County…

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Two Opportunities to meet Workers’ Comp Requirements

1st WC Opportunity Date:  2/19/15 at The Club at Quail Run—703 State Rte 41 WCH               8:30 am-11:30 pm RSVP by 2/16/15—SERVING BREAKFAST Þ Workers’ Comp/Safety Mtg—Clinton, Fayette, and Greene-Everyone Welcome Þ Farm Safety program. Þ Speaker:…

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3 County Membership Kickoff – Clinton, Fayette & Greeene

2015 Membership Kickoff & Benefit Showcase Thursday, Feb. 5 6:00 – 8:00 pm Jim Gusweiler General Motors 1132 State Route 41 SW, Washington Court House Come join Farm Bureau for a night of Food, Fun, & Fellowship as we showcase…

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OFBF sets policy, updates structure at 96th annual meeting

Dec. 12, 2014 Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) delegates took action to address water quality, taxes and agriculture’s prominence at Ohio State University during the group’s 96th annual meeting. Other policy issues during the Dec. 10-12 meeting in Columbus included…

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Supreme Court Justices Named ‘Friend of Agriculture’

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Incumbent Ohio Supreme Court Justices Judith French and Sharon Kennedy have both been named a “Friend of Agriculture” by Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s Agriculture for Good Government Political Action Committee (AGGPAC). “Friend of Agriculture” is an official…

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A Farmer's Field of Dreams

Greene Co Farm Bureau Annual Meeting Set-8/12/2014

A Farmer’s Field of Dreams… Greene County Farm Bureau> Annual Meeting Tuesday, August 12, 2014 Cost:  $10 5:30 p.m.-Candidate’s Reception 6 p.m.— Dinner Bentley’s Farm, 6188 N Jeffersonville Rd. Jamestown 45335 Guest Speaker: Connie Little, SNS Beavercreek City Schools…“she has a way…

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Matt Hiser and Lindsay Hudgell Win 2014 Cecil Huston Scholarships

The Cecil Huston Farm Bureau Scholarship awarded a $500 renewable scholarship to Matt Hiser.  Matt is a graduate of Greeneview High School and plans to continue his education at Ohio State University where he will study animal science.  During his…

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Glen Courtright’s Enviroflight has been drawing media attention and was featured on the cover of a 2013 United Nations report that examined the role of insects in global food and feed security.

Breaking New Ground

We recently came across two out-of-the-ordinary Ohio businesses that show there is plenty of opportunity for new ideas down on the farm.

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AFBF Foundation for Agriculture Names Children’s Book of the Year

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture presented its seventh annual “Book of the Year” award to Laurie Krebs for “The Beeman.” The book introduces young readers to bees, beekeepers and the pollination process. Krebs is a retired elementary school…

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‘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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