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June 2020

2020 Policy Development Survey

Members and Community Leaders: The Medina County Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee would like to hear from you. We are interested in (Farm Bureau members, county and state officials, ag businesses, agriculture and community partners) ideas as to the major issues and needs of our county. Traditionally, we kick off our policy development process with

Wooster Office Hours

Hours for the Wooster Farm Bureau office servicing the Ashland, Holmes, Medina and Wayne County Farm Bureaus have changed. Hours are: Monday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday CLOSED Thursday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Voicemail will be checked and calls returned as

March 2020

Wooster Office Information

Per the Governor's mandate the Wooster Farm Bureau office servicing Ashland, Holmes, Medina, and Wayne Counties will be closed beginning Tuesday, March 24, 2020. Our staff will be working from home and regularly checking voicemail and email. As always you can renew your membership online at www.ofbf.org under the membership tab. Calls to the office will be

February 2020

Medina County Winter Newsletter

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

2020 Census: What you need to know

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

January 2020

Medina County Farm Bureau 2020 Scholarship Opportunity

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

October 2019

YAP to DC Trip

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

August 2019

June 2019

Medina County Annual Meeting

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.

Attention all Timber owners

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