Our Winter Newsletter is now available! Stories include American Farm Bureau Federation’s recognition of the grain bin safety facility project, a look back at 2019, the list of board members and county office information, upcoming events, scholarship information and deadlines, a thank you to 2019 Distinguished Volunteer Ben Richardson and enrollment information for the Buy
The 2020 Census is closer than you think! Here’s a quick refresher of what it is and why it’s essential that everyone is counted. Everyone counts It's about fair representation It's in the Constitution It's about $675 billion It's about redistricting Taking part is your civic duty Census data are being used all around you
Medina Co Farm Bureau is distributing a total of $5,500 in scholarships via the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation for 2020. This scholarship opportunity is available to any Medina County youth that will be studying in an agriculture-related field in the fall of 2020! To apply, go to ofbf.org/foundation/scholarships and complete the “Medina County scholarship” application
Every year the Ohio Farm Bureau takes a group of Young Ag Professionals to Washington DC. Each county has the opportunity to send a representative every four years on the trip. This year Medina selected Christina McDowell. The following is a a summary of Christina's trip. I would like to thank Medina County Farm Bureau and
We are looking forward to our annual meeting on Thursday September 5! Here are the policies and ballot to review ahead of time, if you wish.
When: September 5, 2019 6:00 p.m. Where: Medina Country Club 5588 Wedgewood Rd. Medina, OH 44256 What: Join Medina County Farm Bureau at its annual meeting! Registration begins at 6 p.m. Dinner: 6:30 p.m. with business meeting to follow Cost: $10 for adults and children over 11; $5 for children ages 4-11; children age 3 and under are free.
Did you know that approximately 30% of Ohio’s land area is under forest cover, and that almost 75% of this land is owned by private landowners? Many Farm Bureau members own forest-covered land, but for many, the management of their timber stand is not a priority compared to the other elements of their farming or
Medina County Farm Bureau is once again participating in the Farm Bureau Night at the Ballpark. This event will be held on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Canal Park where the Akron RubberDucks will take on the Bowie Baysox at 7:05 pm. Cost is $6.70 per person and includes: admission, hot dog, chips and drink.
In December 2018, Medina County Farm Bureau was recognized for their role in supporting the local SAFE FARMS facility in Apple Creek at the Wayne County Regional Training Facility. This facility trains first responders from all over Ohio and it has been a priority of Ashland, Holmes, Medina, and Wayne County Farm Bureaus for there
We are happy to announce our 2019 Medina County Farm Bureau Scholarship Recipients! Cody Walther Cody is the son of James and Colleen Walther and grew up in Litchfield. Cody studies Animal Science and Pre-Veterinary Medicine at The Ohio State University and plans to complete his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine there. After graduating, Cody stated,