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Marion Farmers CARE Breakfast - March 21, 2015

Published Apr. 9, 2015

Marion County Farm Bureau Farmers CARE Breakfast  was held  March 21, 2015 at Tri-Rivers Career Center at 2222 Marion Mt. Gilead Road, Marion. Approximately 1300 folks enjoyed a breakfast  of pancakes, sausage, eggs, milk, orange juice, and coffee for a cash donation or  a non-perishable food item between 7 - 11 a.m.  Farmers receive approximately 50 cents for the food items in the breakfast. All ...

Marion Officers and board members for 2014

Published Apr. 9, 2015

Mike Ralph, of Marion, is President of Marion County Farm Bureau for 2014-15. Lisa Shumaker is Vice President. Elizabeth Bender is Board secretary. Chris Dunn is Treasurer. Emily Buck, Scott Carter, Owen Case,  Robert Gracely, Doug Hafer, John Hafer, Robert F. Imbody, Nathan Isler,            Scott Isler,  Jacob Mantey, Michelle Mattix, Ben McKinniss, Ken Stiverson, Megan Van Meter, Karl Wedemeyer...

GM Program Update - $500 savings

Published Apr. 9, 2015

$500 Farm Bureau incentive is available to members in participating states for acquiring eligible GM vehicles. Members qualify for the program by having a valid Farm Bureau membership for at least 60 days prior to delivery of the vehicle.  Members need to provide their Ohio Farm Bureau membership number and Zip code to obtain a $500 certificate.  Certificates are available online and participating...

SAFETY SEMINAR - WORKER'S COMP REQUIREMENT

Published Apr. 9, 2015

  Four hourly sessions were presented by Kent McGuire, OSU CFAES Safety and Health Corrdinator on Saturday -      January 24  at 8:30 am  atTri-Rivers Career Center  2222 Marion Mt. Gilead Rd (SR95) Marion. 1. Preventing on farm injuries 2. identifying farm equipment hazards 3. grain handling safety 4.first response to farm injuries. These sessions were in conjunction with a six county Farm Bureau...

Farm to Family Program - April 15 6 pm

Published Apr. 9, 2015

Wednesday - April 15, 2015  6 p m James Johnson-Charles Rudd Community Center - 6342 Marion Agosta Road-     New Bloomington Participants attending will see a cooking demonstration and receive a starter kit of the ingredients for an affordable and nutritious meal.  Register by April 10 at 740-251-8109 with Vicki Noggle. Lisa Shumaker - Program Coordinator 740-225-0140. ...

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Kids' Corner at Farm Fest on January 24

Published Apr. 9, 2015

The Kids’ Corner was a great attraction at the Farm Fest. Early Childhood Education students from Tri-Rivers helped along with our great Farm Bureau volunteers at the event. Some of the activites on the fun agenda: Crafts:Paint a cow with spaghetti sauce and making Super-quackers using yellow solo cups. Story time: How Did THAT Get in My Lunchbox? The Story of FoodGames: Giant camp-sized Jenga, Co...

$2,500 Reward Signs

Published Apr. 9, 2015

Please remember to post your $2,500 Reward Signs. If you are in need of one, they are available and FREE at our  office....

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Farm Bureau Fest Jan. 24

Published Dec. 19, 2014

Farm Bureau Fest: A Member Benefit Expo and Personal Development Opportunity Jan. 24 | Register by Jan 21 8:30 am to 1 p.m. Tri Rivers Career Center, Marion Cost: Free Join Farm Bureau for a morning of development, networking, farm to table cooking demonstrations, fun and more. Bring the whole family and find out what your membership is really worth. Bring a non member and receive a special gift. ...

OFBF Farm and Food Leadership Forum

Published Nov. 12, 2014

2nd annual Ohio Farm and Food Leadership Forum to be held Dec. 10 The second annual Ohio Farm and Food Leadership Forum will be held Dec. 10 in Columbus and will focus on how Ohioans can effectively engage and improve their local communities. The event brings together members of farm and food organizations, civic groups, business, government and other sectors for a day-long event that features ...

2014 Annual Meeting - Aug. 28 - All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility

Published Oct. 13, 2014

Marion County Farm Bureau annual meeting was held Thursday evening, Aug. 28 at All Occasions Catering and Banquet Facility at 6989 Waldo Delaware Road, Waldo with 95 members, and guests present.  Delaware County Farm Bureau held their meeting at the same location. Prior to the dinner, a Candidates' Reception was held with Delaware County Farm Bureau members and several political candidates from bo...

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