What Are You Thankful For?, by Kathy Smith

What are you thankful for as we celebrate Thanksgiving 2014? High on my list is the fact that our country conducted an important mid-term election on November 4 of this year and there wasn’t a tank in sight. There were…

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Most Farmers I Know Are Workaholics, by Kathy Smith

Most farmers I know are workaholics. Of course anyone who works for themselves really has to be. When you are self-employed, everything and there’s no two ways about it—everything— depends on you getting the job done no matter what it…

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West Orchards

Farmers Feed Our Needs at West Orchards in Perry

Farm Bureau, West Orchards, PNC Bank, Classic Ford, Farm Credit and WKKY present ‘Farmers Feed Our Needs’ With fluctuating food prices, an unsteady economy and the major holiday season just around the corner, Lake County Farm Bureau, West Orchards of…

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Friends of Ag Award

Mahoning County Farm Bureau Leaders Present Award

 Communication Action Team Leader Sara Greier, Wayne Greier of Greier Ag Center, Mahoning County Farm Bureau President Jenifer Pemberton of Deerfield Farms and President-elect Barb Biery present “Friend of Agriculture Award” to Senator Schiavoni, Attachments Friend_of_Ag_Award_Press_Release_MAH.pdf

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It’s Time to Preserve Some of the Abundance, by Kathy Smith

Are you so tired of canning and freezing vegetables that you’re ready to scream?  Do you have nightmares about someone leaving a huge pile of peppers on your back porch or you’re seeing ears of corn in your dreams? Well,…

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Mahoning County Farm Bureau 2014 Annual Meeting

As a member, you are invited to attend the 2014 Mahoning County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting.  The purpose of this meeting will be to highlight the activities of the past year, and to lay the ground work for our programs…

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Summer is Going Fast! by Kathy Smith

Summer is going fast! That means it’s time to pack up the kids, the dog, the tent and go camping. Most farmers I know think that they get enough time enjoying the great outdoors while working in the fields every…

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It’s the Time of Year for Reunions, by Kathy Smith

It’s the time of year for reunions—whether it’s your 25th or 50th high school class reunion or a family reunion, they are a very important part of your life. Your school reunion is a group of people you only spent about 12…

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Local Farm Bill Briefings

Details about the Farm Bill have been long anticipated by the agricultural community. In an effort to keep our members informed, Ohio Farm Bureau is partnering with Farm Credit, OSU Extension and the Farm Service Agency to conduct three Farm…

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Vintage Ohio Fri, August 1, 1pm-Sat, August 2, 10pm

Lake County Farm Park, Kirtland, OH, United States (map).  Enjoy wine tasting, music and a variety of food vendors, presented by Ohio Wine Producers Association. Visit with county Farm Bureau member volunteers to learn more about local farmers and Ohio…

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