Ohio Dog Laws

There are many dog laws that some of you may not be aware of. Did you know that any dog three months of age or older must be tagged?  Would you know what rights you had if someone else’s dog…


Worker’s Comp Safety Meeting Date Set

The Athens, Gallia, Jackson-Vinton,Lawrence,Meigs, Pike,and Scioto County Farm Bueraus will be holding a worker’s compensation safty meeting. When: March 26, 2014 Where: OSU Extension Office (17 Standpipe Rd, Jackson, OH) If you participate in the OFBF/Comp Management Workers’ Compensation program,…

Farm Bureau Board Trustees are pictured with the beautiful wreaths that will be placed on Veterans Graves

Lawrence County Farm Bureau Honors Veterans

The Lawrence County Farm Bureau recently supported a project in Lawrence County called “Wreaths Across America”. This project is nothing new in Lawrence County, however, it is new for the Farm Bureau.   For those who are not familiar with…


Lawrence County Grazing School offered

The Gallia County Soil and Water Conservation District will offer a three day grazing school.Bob Hendershot, Retired Ohio NRCS Grazing Specialist, Troyce Barnett, Ohio NRCS Grazing Specialist and T. J. Oliver, NRCS Area Resource Conservationist, and Jeff Moore, Gallia County…

Invasive Species Autumn Olive

Invasive Species-Autumn Olive

Autumn olive is an introduced species that was and still is widely planted with good intentions without the foresight of the consequent problems. This mistake has resulted in an invasive species to the eastern United States that is very hard…

Bill and Board President Margaret Reid sell some of their delicious honey products!

Ironton Farmers Market Needs your Help!!!

Lawrence County Farm Bureau wants to actively help the Ironton Farmers Market succeed, but we can’t do that without all our members’ support!  We have space at our vendor table for homegrown or homemade goods from our Farm Bureau members,…

This is what a burningbush looks like

Burning Bush

Is your garden spreading into the countryside? We all want our yards to look nice and many of us enjoy planting and caring for the plants that enhance our landscapes. Gardeners do important work, but can be unknowing spreaders of…

Homeschooled children learn to cook.

Board Members teach home schooled children how to cook!

Two Lawrence County Farm Bureau board members had a kitchen full of eager students.  Linda Fuller and Sharon Evans have been teaching cooking classes to this group of home schooled children.  At the most recent lesson, they taught them how…

Board members along with commissioner Bill Pratt discuss local policies

Public Policy Meeting

Recently the Gallia County Farm Bureau board members sat down with Lawrence County Commissioner Bill Pratt to discuss local, state, and national policies.  The board members listened to Pratt’s suggestions.  Once the policies are wrote, they will be voted on…


Wheelin’ Sportsmen

Lawrence County Farm Bureau members are invited to volunteer at the “Wheelin’ Sportsmen” fishing day Thursday, April 18, 2013 at Lake Vesuvius. Board President Margaret Reid said, “We will meet by the boat dock between 9 a.m. and 9:30 a.m.for…