Buying Local

Buying Local is a Hit!

Buying local is a fast moving trend across the United States, but no other industry has experienced the benefits of this recent movement more than agriculture. Within Ohio, countless roadside stands, farmers markets, wineries, garden centers and U-pick locations all…


Winter Wildlife Planning Meeting

Seneca Conservation District is sponsoring a planning meeting to help wildlife in Seneca County: Whether you are a bird watcher, beekeeper, hunter or farmer, if you are interested in learning how to help wildlife in Seneca County you should plan…

ATV rider

Ag Safety Awareness Week March 1 – 7

Across the country, county and state Farm Bureaus are making safety a priority through the Agricultural Safety Awareness Program. As part of ASAP, March 1-7 has been designated as Agricultural Safety Awareness Week. This year’s theme is “Ride Like a Pro Whenever You Go.”…

Seneca County Ag

Seneca County Agricultural Hall of Recognition looking for Nominations

Nominations are being sought for farmers or other agriculture related professionals for the Seneca County Agricultural Hall of Recognition. Recipients for this award must have made a major contribution to agriculture in Seneca County and should have had a long…

Grain Bin Safety

Grain Bin Safety Week Feb 22-28

Rescue Tubes & Training” is the theme of Nationwide Insurance’s Grain Bin Safety Week being held Feb. 22-28. Volunteer firefighters are often a rural area’s first and only line of defense when a farmer or grain elevator worker becomes helplessly…


Seneca County Farm Bureau offers scholarships

The Seneca County Farm Bureau is offering scholarships of $500 to two (2) 2015 graduating high school seniors. Deadline for application is April 1, 2015 at the close of business.  The student or parents are required to be a current…


Board of Trustee Meeting March 2015

The March 2015  Board meeting will be held on Thursday, March 5, 2015 beginning at 7:00 pm.  The meeting will be held at the Farm Bureau Office, 100 Hopewell Ave. (fairgrounds), Tiffin.   The Seneca County Board of Trustees meeting…

Kristin Flowers

Welcome to Kristin Flowers, Organization Director

Kristin Flowers has been named Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) organization director for Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca and Wood counties. Flowers of Custar will act as liaison between the county Farm Bureaus and OFBF. She will assist the county groups…


Pipeline Issues Briefing meetings

The Pipline Issues Briefing meeting for Seneca County members has been rescheduled for those members interested. Two meetings will be held: the first on Feb. 17 at 7 pm at Ole Zim’s Wagon Shed, 1387 SR 590, Gibsonburg;  the second…


Flowers hired as Ohio Farm Bureau organization director

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Kristin Flowers has been named Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) organization director for Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca and Wood counties.