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.


Save the Date! Women in Agriculture March 17

SAVE THE DATE! Thursday, March 17, 2016 NEW LOCATION! St. Michaels Hall in Fort Loramie 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Details and agenda to follow. Questions, contact Jill Smith 877-775-7642 or [email protected]



Farm Bureau worked with the legislature and the state treasurer’s office to expand the current AgLink low interest loan program to help farmers in the Western Lake Erie Basin comply with SB 1. This new program is called AgLinkNOW (Northwestern…


County Activities of Excellence Award WINNER!

Seven of the nation’s top 24 county Farm Bureau programs came from Ohio this year. Every year American Farm Bureau Federation recognizes the top county Farm Bureau programs through its County Activities of Excellence awards. The CAE contest identifies programs…


YAP Conference January 29-30

Presented by Ohio Farm Bureau’s           Young Ag Professionals Agriculture has many faces, just like our young ag. professionals. We are young adults, single and married, who share a passion for farming, rural living, and/or local foods. We’re full and part-time…


Water Quality Meeting-Lunch-Tour Sept. 24

Learning more about Water Quality   September 24  10:00am Shelby County Ag. Center   Water Quality Meeting – Lunch Water Treatment Plant Tour   Learn more about water quality in our area with Dr. Mancl from The Ohio State University….


Water Quality Meeting

Join us for this informational meeting to learn more about water quality work in the watershed from Dr. Chris Winslow, Director Ohio Sea Grant Program.   Also learn more about new rules and regulations for fertilizer application. The event will be…


Shelby Co. Fair July 26 – August 1

Come see us at the fair, July 26-Aug. 1! Once again this year we will be a part of the conservation display in the Grange Hall (Horticulture Building) where we will have our Poster & Essay Contest entries and winners…


Annual Meeting August 23

Free to members and their immediate family. Join us for a free meal between 1 p.m. -1:45 pm and then check out the farm’s many activities including mini-golf course, fishing, corn maze, and petting zoo. We hope you join us…


Introducing the Shelby County YAP Program

The Shelby County Farm Bureau is hosting a new venture by introducing The Shelby County Young Ag Professionals. This new group will allow folks to mix, mingle and learn more about agriculture in our county and state, as well as…