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…


Worker’s Compensation Safety Meeting Set

The Athens, Gallia, Jackson-Vinton,Lawrence,Pike,and Scioto County Farm Buerau will be holding a worker’s compensation safty meeting.   When:March 27, 2013   Where:      OSU Extension Office, Jackson   Speakers: Jackson County Sheriff, Tedd Frazier,Jackson County Auditor Clyde Holdren,Representative Frank Kohstall,NW Ohio…


Conversation with EASE Training

The Athens, Gallia, Jackson-Vinton,Lawrence, Pike, and Scioto County Farm Bureaus cordially invites you to attend its upcoming Conversation with EASE training program, which will be Held on April 23, 2013, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at LaRosa’s Pizzeria located at 966…


Commissioners Declare March 17-23 National Ag Week

Recently the Lawrence County Commissioners signed a proclamation declaring March 17-23 as National Ag Week.  The Lawrence County Farm Bureau Board Members presented each commissioner with a basket filled with locally grown and made items.  Pictured are:  Front Row-County Commissioner…


Ag Day at the Capital

Several members from the Lawrence County Farm Bureau recently attended the Ag Day at the Capital in Columbus.  President Margaret Reid, Food and Animal Action Team Leader Jackson Wiseman, and board member Drew Schmidt had the opportunity to meet and…