Farmers Have Always Been Obsessed About the Weather, by Kathy Smith

Farmers have always been obsessed about the weather. Of course it’s only natural since the weather not only dictates what a farmer does on a daily basis, but also how crops grow,are harvested and whether a farmer has a “good”…

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Trumbull County Membership Kickoff Jan. 22

The Trumbull County Farm Bureau will kick off its membership campaign Jan. 22, 2014 at Country Porch Winery.  The membership campaign is used to help renew current memberships, along with signing up new members. Membership benefits include being a part of…

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Have You Ever Heard of a Farm Christmas

Have you ever heard of a “farm Christmas”? If you are over about 60, you may have celebrated a farm Christmas when you were younger. Do you remember going to the woods to look for a tree or tree top…

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YAP Winter Leadership Conference deadline is Dec. 13

*Young Agricultural Professionals Leadership Experience is an opportunityto build personal and professional skills, network with agricultural leaders, and learn to make a difference in your community, Farm Bureau and agriculture. We have an agenda with 13 workshops for you to…

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What We Are Thankful For, by John Parker

           Thanksgiving Day will soon be here.  You probably don’t need to be reminded of that because many families have been busy getting ready for this day.  Some will be traveling a distance to be with others while many have…

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We Have So Much To Be Grateful For, by Kathy Smith

We have so much to be grateful for as we celebrate Thanksgiving 2013. I read somewhere recently that if you’re not cold or hungry, then you are blessed. Isn’t that what we as humans usually do—take all the basic necessities…

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Ohio Farm and Food Leadership Forum Dec. 4

DATE: Dec. 4, 2013 | 8 am – 05:30 pm LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Hotel and Columbus Convention Center, 350 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43215 The inaugural Ohio Farm and Food Leadership Forum will take place at the Hyatt Regency…

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It’s Really Never Too Late to Learn Something New, by Kathy Smith

It’s really never too late to learn something new. Do you believe that? And more importantly, do you actually practice it? We tend to think of education as going to school, sitting in a classroom or doing homework. But isn’t…

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It’s Officially Autumn, by Kathy Smith

It’s officially autumn all you lovers of cooler weather, beautiful red and yellow leaves, and apple cider. And with the arrival of fall comes a whole different range of activities instead of our summer favorites like swimming, eating watermelon and…

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You Can Be Replaced…….But Not In Your Family Life, by Kathy Smith

All of us have known someone who has worked so hard and is so good at his or her job that fellow workers just can’t imagine how they could possibly be replaced. These are the people that can be counted…

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