News & Events

August 2013

August 2013 Events

Richland County Farm to Plate

Jul. 20, 2013 - Sep. 28, 2013
Shelby Farmers’ Market
Shelby, OH

Brought to the community by Richland Farm Bureau, Richland Community Development Group and the Hazelgrove Farm Bureau Community Council, this event series at the Shelby Farmers’ Market will feature lo...

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Ohio State Fair - Land and Living exhibit

Jul. 24, 2013 - Aug. 4, 2013
Nationwide Donahey Ag/Hort Building
717 E. 17th Ave.
Columbus, OH

Be sure to visit Ohio Farm Bureau’s “Land and Living” exhibit at the Ohio State Fair. New this year is the “Country Connections” stage, featuring experts discussing and demonstrating a variety of topi...

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PorkBridge - Optimizing Feed Withdrawal Length & Fiber Levels

Aug. 1, 2013 | 12:00 pm
Teleconference

The PorkBridge grow-finish education series is a distance education method that offers relevant and timely infoarmtion for people invovled with grow-finish swine operations. It consists of six telecon...

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Vintage Ohio

Aug. 2, 2013 - Aug. 3, 2013
Lake Farmpark
Kirtland, OH

Enjoy wine tastings, music and a variety of food vendors, presented by the Ohio Wine Producers Association. Guests may visit with county Farm Bureau member volunteers to learn more about local farmers...

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Manure Science Review Aug. 6

Aug. 6, 2013 | 08:30 am - 03:00 pm
Hord Livestock Farms
Bucyrus, OH

Topics include learning about Hord's approach to managing odors and nutrients, including brokering liquid manure; benefits of the 4Rs to improve productivity, profitability and environmental protecti...

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Fairfield County Harvest Showcase Dinner Aug. 9

Aug. 9, 2013 | 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Rawn Dairy
Lancaster, OH

Join Fairfield County Farm Bureau for an evening on the farm. Enjoy a multicourse dinner prepared by an area chef using locally produced foods from Fairfield County farms. The evening also will includ...

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Country Living Day

Aug. 11, 2013 | 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
Blue Creek Conservation Area
Whitehouse, OH

Join Lucas County Farm Bureau, Lucas Soil and Water Conservation District, Toledo Metroparks and Nature's Nursery for an open house at the conservation area, where Lucas SWCD has a garden and a manure...

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COSI Little Seeds, Big Tractors

Aug. 14, 2013 - Aug. 18, 2013
COSI
Columbus, OH

The annual COSI Farm Days: Little Seeds, Big Tractors is back for its ninth year, bringing the farm to the city. Climb into the cabs of tractors, combines and more. Equipment will be displayed downtow...

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Maps and Apps Workshop Aug. 15

Aug. 15, 2013 | 10:00 am - 03:30 pm
Mill Creek MetroParks Farm
7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road
Canfield, OH

Producers wanting to make sure their food business or operation has a strong, income-building presence in the mobile media arena can learn tips and techniques from food marketing experts from Ohio Sta...

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The Food Dialogues: Ohio Aug. 15

Aug. 15, 2013 | 11:00 am - 02:00 pm
COSI
333 W Broad St
Columbus, OH 43215

You're invited to…Join the conversation about the future of foodOhio’s food community is coming together to host The Food Dialogues: Ohio to start a conversation and answer questions about food produc...

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Hops Field Night Aug. 15

Aug. 15, 2013 | 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm
OSU South Centers Endeavor Center, Room 160
1862 Shyville Rd
Piketon, OH

OSU South Centers and the OSU Department of Entomology will showcase their newly established hops research planting and malting barley research. This research is evaluating  new hop cultivars, innovat...

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Season's Harvest

Aug. 15, 2013 | 06:30 pm - 09:30 pm
Willowvale Farm
Spencer, OH

Medina County Farm Bureau’s mission is to connect diners to the land and to the origins of their food, and to honor Medina County's farmers. Season's Harvest is a culinary adventure - literally a harv...

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Intermediate Blogger Workshop - Aug. 16

Aug. 16, 2013 | 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Ohio Farm Bureau Conference Rooms
280 N. High Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Ohio Farm Bureau members looking to take their blogging skills to a higher level are invited to attend the organization’s intermediate blogger workshop Aug. 16 in Columbus. This workshop will bring to...

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Taste of Summer, Celebrating the Local Harvest

Aug. 17, 2013 | 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Ann's Raspberry Farm
Fredericktown, OH

The evening begins with a social hour, offering wine, appetizers and a tour of the farm, which specializes in red raspberries and brussels sprouts. A chef will prepare a five-course dinner using local...

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Pipeline Issues Briefing Aug. 19

Aug. 19, 2013 | 06:30 pm - 09:00 pm
Southern Hills Career Center
9198 Hamer Road
Georgetown, OH

This issues briefing is being held in conjunction with the Brown County Farm Bureau annual meeting. Contact Brown County Farm Bureau for more information, 937-378-2212,...

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Pipeline Issues Briefing Aug. 20

Aug. 20, 2013 | 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Ohio Bar Association
1700 Lakeside Drive
Columbus, OH

A variety of interstate, intrastate and local oil and gas collection networks are being installed throughout Ohio. Learn the basics of creating an effective easement agreement across private property....

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Barn Tours at the Allen County Fair

Aug. 23, 2013 | 09:00 am - 09:00 pm
Allen County Fairgrounds
Lima, OH

Enjoy livestock barn tours led by Junior Fair Board members and local FFA students.Learn more about each of the different species of livestock being shown at the Allen County Fair.Cost: Farm Bureau me...

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Ohio Cattlemen’s Roundup Tours Belmont County Aug. 24-25

Aug. 24, 2013 - Aug. 25, 2013
Young’s Cattle Company
Belmont, OH

The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) invites all who have an interest in Ohio’s cattle industry to eastern Ohio for this year's Roundup, Aug. 24-25, featuring farm tours, sessions with industry lead...

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Noble County Farm Bureau Scavenger Hunt

Aug. 26, 2013 - Aug. 31, 2013
Noble County Fairgrounds
Caldwell, OH

Locate farm facts in the fairground barns to register to win a gas grill at the Farm Bureau booth.  No registration required and the event is included in the price of the fair ticket. For information,...

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Pipeline Issues Briefing Aug. 27

Aug. 27, 2013 | 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Keim Lumber Company
4465 St Rte 557
Charm, OH 44617

A variety of interstate, intrastate and local oil and gas collection networks are being installed throughout Ohio. Learn the basics of creating an effective easement agreement across private property....

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Conservation Aspects of Hydraulic Fracturing - Aug. 28

Aug. 28, 2013 | 08:00 am - 04:00 pm
Ohio State University South Centers
1862 Shyville Rd.
Piketon, OH 45661

The All Ohio Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society invites you to join them on August 28, 2013 for their Summer Meeting. The topic this year is Conservation Aspects of Hydraulic Fracturin...

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Pipeline Issues Briefing Aug. 28

Aug. 28, 2013 | 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Armco Park
1223 N. SR 741
Lebanon, OH

A variety of interstate, intrastate and local oil and gas collection networks are being installed throughout Ohio. Learn the basics of creating an effective easement agreement across private property....

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