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Pike County Farm Bureau donates to FFA Program

Pike County Farm Bureau donated to the newly implemented FFA program at Eastern Middle and High Schools. Members will be attending the National FFA Convention in Louisville, KY at the end of October! We are excited to be a partner…

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Farm Bureau makes donation to Pike Pet Pals

Pike County Farm Bureau donated to the Pike Pet Pals to assist with needs of the Dog Shelter! Adopt a dog for only $50 which includes dog tag, 5+1 vaccinations, worming, rabies vac., and flea and tick! They are located…

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Ag Day Success

Recently Pike County Farm Bureau hosted more than 400 3rd grade students at the Pike County Fairgrounds. This was a fun-filled day of learning, complete with a hayride, learning about seat belt safety and seeing all types of animals! The…

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Public Policy Meeting

The Pike County Farm Bureau recently sat down with County Leaders to discuss what is going on in the community and give the Public Policy Committee Policy Suggestions to be voted on at the Annual Meeting, and then go onto…

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CAUV values up? Here’s why

by Leah Curtis On Feb. 28, the Ohio Department of Taxation held its annual public hearing presenting the calculated 2014 Current Agricultural Use Valuation (CAUV) soil values. These values will be applied to CAUV property in counties where a reappraisal…

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Something Tasty from the Farm Bureau Office!

Want something different than the boring old pasta salad?  Try this recipe from County Office Administrator Sheila Kilgour! 1 box linguine, noodles broken in half 1 small bottle zesty Italian dressing 1/2 bottle McCormick’s Salad Supreme 3-4 small green onions…

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Commissioners Declare March 23-30 National Ag Week

ecently the Pike County Commissiners signed a proclamation declaring March 23-30 as National Ag Week.  The Pike County Farm Bureau Board Members presented each commissioner with a basket filled with locally grown and made items.

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Drainage and Water Laws

Water is one of the main components in a farm.  Ohio farmers struggle with water issues throughout the year, whether having too much water due to excessive rain fall and ineffective drainage or too little water due to drought or…

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Current Agricultural Use Valuation (CAUV)

If you own property and use if for farming or Agriculture, then you probably have heard about CAUV.  This program was designed to follow the farm economy; resulting in higher values in times of prosperity and lowered values if the…

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Drainage and Water Laws

Water is one of the main components in a farm.  Ohio farmers struggle with water issues throughout the year, whether having too much water due to excessive rain fall and ineffective drainage or too little water due to drought or…

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