Ottawa County 2016 Scholarship Recipients

The board of trustees is pleased announce the winners of the annual Ottawa County Farm Bureau scholarships: –              Allison Bench, a recent graduate of Genoa High School, is the daughter of Robert and Kathy Bench. She will attend Ohio State…

Land as Your Legacy

Nationwide Land and Your Legacy meeting

“If you want a say in what happens to your farm or ranch, you need a plan.” All Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky and Wood County farmers are invited to join Mike Green, certified Nationwide “Land As Your Legacy” advisor, to learn…

Nationwide Insurance

Farm Bureau Presents LAND AS YOUR LEGACY

89 percent of farmers have no transition plan in place. Attend a Land as your Legacy meeting.


Save the Date: Ag Safety and Workers’ Compensation Meeting

Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca and Wood Counties will be hosting a five county agricultural safety and workers’ compensation meeting on April 5th at Ole Zim’s Wagon Shed in Gibsonburg, Ohio from 9:00 AM – Noon.


Nutrient Management Meeting on March 17

Join the Lucas County Farm Bureau and surrounding Soil and Water Districts for the Nutrient Management Meeting on March 17 at Glass City Boardwalk.

A wetlands feasibility study and equipment and support for water quality improvement techniques at Lake Choctaw are bringing together farmers as well as a suburban community.

Lake Erie Farm Forum II, Feb. 17

The Lake Erie Farm Forum II will be held Feb. 17 at 10 a.m. at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds.


Ottawa County Farm Bureau Scholarships

Ottawa County Farm Bureau is offering two $500 Earl Johnson Memorial Scholarships to eligible students. In order to be eligible for the scholarship, the applicant or parents/guardian must be Ottawa County Farm Bureau members for at least three years prior to application or…


Myers elected to Ohio Farm Bureau board

Bill Myers of Oregon was elected District 2 trustee for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He will represent the interests of Farm Bureau members from Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky and Wood counties.


Smith elected to Ohio Farm Bureau board

Wade Smith of Whitehouse was elected Northwest regional trustee for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) during the organization’s 97th annual meeting. Smith will represent the interests of members in 24 northwest Ohio counties.


Pipeline Soil Remediation Meeting Dec. 10

Guidelines for Contract Language, Drainage Repair, & Soil Restoration Do you have farmland in the path of a proposed pipeline? This meeting will address issues concerned with how to manage your soil to restore productivity. Dec. 10, 2015 9 a.m….