Do Animals Have A Sense Of Humor? by Kathy Smith

Have you ever wondered if animals have a sense of humor? Well, I have because living on a farm in Ashtabula County for quite a few years has given me a chance to observe lots of animal behavior. And I’ve…

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Making First Cutting Hay, by Kathy Smith

Many farmers in Ashtabula County have started making first cutting hay.  Recent rains slowed the progress somewhat, but several farmers around us have mowed and baled.  The hay being made at this time of year is especially important because it…

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Lake County Farm Bureau Ice Cream Social

Join Lake County Farm Bureau on Monday, July 13th at Lake County Metropark, 6pm, for their Ice Cream Social/Picnic.  Please RSVP to the office at:  440-437-8700 or to:  [email protected] See the invitation on this link for more details.      Attachments Lake_Social_2015.pdf

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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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Lake County Farm Bureau Scholarship deadline is April 27, 2015

Applicant must be a resident of Lake County and parents/guardian or themselves a Lake County Farm Bureau member for a minimum of one year. Applications must include 3 references, one of which must be a Farm Bureau member. Students must…

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Horse-drawn plow

Farm Power from Past to Present May 9

Lake County Farm Bureau will sponsor “Farm Power From Past To Present,” Saturday, May 9, at Working Traditions Farm, 13133 Leroy Center Rd., Painesville, OH, 44077, from 11 am-4 pm.  Featuring Actual Plowing with 3 and 4 Abreast as compared to Tractor…

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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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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 in…

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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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