Karl Wedemeyer and his family operate White Diamond Farm, a 120-cow Jersey dairy farm.

Life on White Diamond Farm

At 27, Karl Wedemeyer is considered young in the agricultural community but he’s known for his lifetime that production agriculture was his future.

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Marion Officers and board members for 2014

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…

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Farm to Family Program – April 15 6 pm

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…

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Kids’ Corner at Farm Fest on January 24

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…

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$2,500 Reward Signs

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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GM Program Update – $500 savings

$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…

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SAFETY SEMINAR – WORKER’S COMP REQUIREMENT

  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…

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Marion Farmers CARE Breakfast – March 21, 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…

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Farm Bureau Fest Jan. 24

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,…

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OFBF Farm and Food Leadership Forum

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…

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