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Membership Kick-Off

Published Jan. 11, 2013

Our yearly Membership Campaign is approaching FAST!  Get involved with an organization where members work to improve life in their communities.  Become a part of the Membership team.  Plan to join us at the Mill Creek MetroParks Farm Jan. 26 at 8 a.m, as we come together in fellowship and fun as our Membership Campaign Kicks-Off!  For more information on Farm Bureau, check us out....

Is The Farm Bill Extension Better Than Nothing?

Published Jan. 3, 2013

As part of the fiscal cliff legislation that was passed by Congress late Tuesday night, the majority of the 2008 Farm Bill will be extended through September 30 of this year. Many Ag groups have voiced their displeasure with this “band-aid” approach to farm law, but Doug Tenney of Leist Mercantile says the extension is certainly better than nothing. Read the article from Ohio's Country Journal....

Ag Column for December

Published Dec. 19, 2012

Due to the hurry-up, frantic, not-enough-hours-in-the-day lifestyles most of us lead, we seldom get to slow down even for the really important things in life. The following are some special thoughts in capsule form for you to think about today instead of overdue bills, everything   that  needs fixing, the sick kid and cow, the house that needs cleaning or the pile of laundry that has to be washed....

Dinner Starts On The Farm

Published Dec. 13, 2012

by John Parker One of the farm supply companies has a slogan "If you eat a meal, you are involved in agriculture."  Stop and think about that.  No matter what you eat, most of what is on your dinner table originated on a farm some where in this area or, with few exceptions, else where in the United States. In the next couple of weeks many of you will be making extra trips to the grocery store gett...

John Parker article

Published Nov. 21, 2012

  from John Parker 11-21-12               As we approach Thanksgiving, most of us probably have some tradition we follow to celebrate the abundance that many, but not all of us, enjoy.  Yes, there are those that may be out of work and find food and other essentials scarce in their homes.  And there are a large majority of us that will enjoy a plentiful meal on Thanksgiving Day.             What ev...

County Fun Night Cancelled

Published Oct. 31, 2012

Due to the extreme weather conditions, and current condition of Sirna's Farm and Market, we will cancel our County Fun Night, scheduled for November 1st.  Please stay tuned for other upcoming Northeast Counties events.  Stay warm and stay dry....

Northeast Counties Fun Night

Published Oct. 25, 2012

Don't forget about the Northeast Counties Farm Bureau Fun Night, Thursday, November 1, 2012 at Sirna's Farm, 19009 Ravenna Rd (St Rt 44) in Auburn Township beginning at 6:00 pm.  This is a pot luck dinner, everyone is asked to bring their favorite covered dish to share.  Farm Bureau will provide beverages and table service.  Bring the family for some good old fun.  Dress appropriately for the weat...

Mahoning County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting

Published Sep. 12, 2012

Mahoning County Farm Bureau annouces its Annual Meeting to be held Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012 at A La Cart Catering, 429 Lisbon Street, Canfield beginning with a Candidate's Reception at 6:30 p.m. followed by a buffet dinner at 7 p.m.  The cost is $18 per person.  Reservations are accepted at the Farm Bureau office, 8220 St. Rt. 45, Ste. B, Orwell.  All reservations must be paid in advance by Sept. ...

Farm-To-Fork Gourmet Dinner

Published Jul. 10, 2012

White House Fruit Farm and local farmers provided the ingredients for Executive Chef Stephen Grant, from the Youngstown Club, who prepared a gourmet meal July 29. The event was held on the beautiful grounds of the White House Fruit Farm.  In addition to the meal, guests had a farm tour, private shopping in the farm's market and musical entertainment.  All proceeds from the event were presented to ...

Family Safety Day at Deerfield Farms

Published Jul. 9, 2012

Saturday, July 28 "Farm Safety Day" will be held at Deerfield Farms Service, Inc., Deerfield. This  free, family event and had interesting stations to visit from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.:  Tractor Rollover, ATV Safety, Chemical & Food Safety, PTO & Auger Safety, Grain Bin & Gravity Wagon Safety, Ladder &.Lifting Safety, Kid Safety w/Sheriff Dept.   A Fire Department Training  with Steve W...

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County Information

Organization Director:
Ty Kellogg

Mailing Address:
8220 State Route 45, Ste B
Orwell, OH 44076




Office Hours:
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

$74 per year for a family membership

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  • Leadership development, networking, social gatherings
  • Special savings from local businesses
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