The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) is encouraging Ohioans to vote Yes on State Issue 1, Yes on State Issue 2 and No on State Issue 3. The state’s most influential farm and food organization will engage its grassroots membership in campaigns to inform voters about the three measures on the November ballot. Farm Bureau’s state trustees recently voted to support Issues 1 and 2; they previously an...
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President Allen Clark conducted the Washington County Farm Bureau annual meeting of members on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at the Washington County Career Center, Marietta. At this meeting the members voted on proposed policies and selected Trustees for the Board of Trustees, Delegates to the Ohio Farm Bureau 2016 Annual Meeting and passed a new Membership Model. Several elected officials were in a...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Ken Schilling of Marietta is serving on the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation Policy Development Committee. The committee collects and organizes public policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by Ohio Farm Bureau’s delegates during the state annual meeting in December. In its initial session, the committee heard from...
If at Ohio state fair be sure to visit our display in the Ag and Hort building! A tractor and combine were created out of food cans. After the fair, all of the canned food will be donated to Mid-Ohio Food Bank....
Energy leaseholders as well as interested community leaders are invited to attend a special briefing exploring how oil and gas royalties are determined. The program is sponsored by the Guernsey County Farm Bureau. The briefing will be held at Mid East Career Center, 57090 Vocational Rd., Senecaville, Ohio on Monday, August 10 at 7 p.m. The program will be facilitated by Ohio Farm Bureau Federatio...
Plan now to attend the Washington County Annual Meeting Aug. 25 at the Washington County Career Center! Reservations are due by Aug. 18 - call the office at 740-425-3681 or 1-866-855-7190. Cost: $7 per person....
Building Community:A new membership model for Farm Bureau in Ohio. This year, more Farm Bureau members will have the opportunity to experience the organization through a new membership category and supporter category. As a member of Washington County Farm Bureau, you have the opportunity to vote on the upcoming changes that will be in effect in December. Why did we adopt a new membership model? Re...
FARM SAFETY DAY - SATURDAY, JULY 11 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Barlow Fair Grounds, for more information contact Katie Marks, 740-373-7113, ext. 204...
The Oil & Gas Issues meeting scheduled for Thursday, July 9 has been cancelled. Plans are to reschedule the meeting at a later date....
Washington County Ag Community Calendar - Summer 2015...
Organization Director:Betsy Anderson
Mailing Address:100 Colonel Drive
Barnesville, OH 43713
Office Hours:Mon., Tues., Wed., Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thurs. 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon
Dues:$55 per year for a family membership
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