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Welcome Summer Intern Meghan Bruns

Published May. 18, 2015

Please welcome our summer intern Meghan Bruns from Fort Loramie. Meghan is going into her junior year at Wilmington College majoring in Agriculture with a concentration in Animal Science and Communications.     Meghan’s will be working with the OD, staff, board trustees, members and volunteers on several projects throughout the summer, like our Grow and Know activities, camps and fairs. She will ...

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2015 Conservation Day Camp... FULL CAMP!

Published May. 18, 2015

WE NOW HAVE A FULL CONSERVATION DAY CAMP! Campers registered will receive a confirmation email and letter, forms, etc. after May 22. To all late registratnts, we are sorry and you will be added to our wait list in case we have openings. Hope you can join us next year! For more information, contact our office 877-775-7642....

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CASE IH Get 0% Interest for 72 Months

Published May. 18, 2015

Get 0% Interest for 72 Months Are you in the market for new hay equipment or a utility tractor? Through June 30, many Case IH  customers are eligible for 0% financing for 72 months on Case IH hay tools and Farmall utility tractors. Case IH offers the equipment you need to get the job done on your farm. Add to that, Ohio Farm Bureau members are eligible for a $300-$500 discount on Case IH Maxxum a...

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'Ride Into Summer' With Savings From Polaris

Published May. 18, 2015

From now through June 30, combine your exclusive Ohio Farm Bureau $200 - $300 discount with great deals on select new 2014 and 2015 Polaris off-road vehicles as part of their Ride into Summer Sales Event.  The sale features rebates of up to $1,400 on select new 2014 and 2015 Polaris off-road vehicles. Youth models are excluded, and these offers do not apply to prior purchases. In addition, special...

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Poster & Essay Contest Winners

Published Apr. 27, 2015

The Shelby Co. Farm Bureau hosted a Poster/Essay Contest for all third graders in the Shelby Co. Schools, asking the question... “What steps does my food go through to get to my plate?” Students were asked to draw and explain in writing how food gets to our plate. Contest winners received cash awards and ribbons and their entries will be displayed at the 2015 Shelby Co. Fair. Thank you Anna, Botki...

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YAP Summer Reach Out Event June 27

Published Apr. 27, 2015

YOUNG AG PROFESSIONALS INVITE YOU TO ITS SUMMER REACH OUT Saturday, June 27 Ohio Farm Bureau’s Young Agricultural Professionals is hosting a Farm Tour Summer Reach Out. This family event, open to all Farm Bureau members, will start at the Miami County Fairgrounds in Troy, Ohio. You will have the option to go on one of four tours, which includes lunch. Please check the specific information of each...

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Water Quality Action Plan

Published Apr. 27, 2015

Ohio farmers are natural stewards of soil and water. We know we play a significant role in protecting Ohio’s water resources for Ohio’s families, schools, businesses and communities.  Because we take this responsibility seriously, Ohio Farm Bureau’s Water Quality Action Plan helps farmers proactively step up our historic efforts to improve and protect water quality for the good of all. This docume...

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Bensman Elected District 10 Ohio Farm Bureau Trustee

Published Dec. 12, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Mike Bensman of Sidney has been elected District 10 trustee for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He was elected Dec. 12 during OFBF’s 96th annual meeting to fill the unexpired term of Ellen Joslin who is retiring after 14 years of service. He will help govern the state’s largest general farm organization and represent Farm Bureau members from Auglaize, Logan, Mercer ...

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County Wins Excellence Awards

Published Dec. 12, 2014

Shelby County Farm Bureau wins two awards announced during OFBF’s 96th annual meeting Dec. 10-12 in Columbus. The county Farm Bureaus competed in four divisions based on membership size. Volunteer Farm Bureau members and staff did the judging. The first level of awards was Achievement, and 86 of 87 county Farm Bureaus applied for and received this award. The second level was Excellence with the t...

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FARMLAND Success

Published Dec. 12, 2014

On December 16 New Bremen FFA, advisor Maria Homan, hosted a viewing of the FARMLAND movie by James Moll. The viewing was a great success with more than 125 in attendance. The FARMLAND movie is a journey through the seasons with six young farmers across the U.S. We follow them as they go through the joys, struggles and growth of working on their farms during a year. The film is a moving portrayal...

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