March 18 Informational Meeting with Lorain County Sheriff’s Department

Lorain County Farm Bureau in cooperation with the Lorain County Sheriff’s Department will present an informational meeting on Tuesday, March 18 at 7 pm.  Chief Deputy Cavanaugh and Detective Olen Martin will discuss various abuse and production of narcotics in…

Farm Lending Seminar

Farm Lending Seminar- March 5

Come learn about lending programs that can help you expand your farm business.  Hope to see you at our Farm Lending Seminar Wednesday, March 5.  7 p.m. at Fort’s Old Town Tavern, 122 W. Herrick Ave., Wellington. Please RSVP to…


Weilnau Re-Elected OFB First Vice President

Sparky Weilnau of Milan has been re-elected first vice president of Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF), the second highest elected office in the state’s largest and most influential farm organization. He serves on OFBF’s board of trustees for District 3,…


Young Agricultural Professionals Leadership Experience

A great opportunity in 2014 is the Young Agricultural Professionals (YAP) Leadership Experience, January 24-25, 2014 at the Renaissance Columbus in Columbus, Ohio. The event is open to Farm Bureau members only, who are between the ages of 18-35.The Young…


2013-2014 Lorain County Farm Bureau Officers & Board Members

The Lorain County Farm Bureau Board of Trustees has elected the following members as officers for the 2013-14 program year . Congratulations to everyone! Ron Pickworth – President Rick Carlson – Vice President Lois McDowell- Secretary Robert Beekman- Treasurer Trustees:…


Lorain County Fall Farm Tour Set for Sept. 28, 2013

Lorain County Farm Bureau’s Fall Farm Tour will be Saturday, Sept. 28 from 12 p.m. to 5 pm.  We hope you can join us on this drive-it-yourself tour of five different farms.  This farm tour is free.  You can pick…


Annual Meeting Planned for Sept. 5, 2013

Lorain County Farm Bureau’s Annual Meeting of Membership in conjunction with Lorain Soil and Water Conservation District is set for Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013 at New Russia Township Hall, 46268 Butternut Ridge Road, Oberlin.  Lorain SWCD Supervisor’s Voting will be…


2013 Scholarships Awarded

Each year, Lorain County Farm Bureau awards ag-related scholarships and general scholarships to graduating seniors and continuing education scholarships to college students studying an ag-related field.  These scholarships were recently awarded to several deserving individuals. Emily Edwards of Midview High…

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Get Involved – Provide Input

Take a minute and get involved in your organization, the Farm Bureau.  Provide us input in our policy development process. Tell us your concern, issue, or challenge in your community or on your farm and give us suggestions on how…


Ohio Leadership Camp 2013

This summer the Ohio Farm Bureau is once again partnering with Ohio FFA to to sponsor the 2013 Ohio Leadership Camp, June 21 – 24, 2013 at Camp Muskingum in Carrollton, Ohio.  Lorain County Farm Bureau is offering scholarships for…