Farm Bureau Foundation works to attract young people to ag careers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Introducing students to potential careers in agriculture is the goal of two major projects made possible by the Ohio Far...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Local Farm Bureau honored at state level

Local Farm Bureau honored at state level

Twenty county farm bureaus, including the Fayette County Farm Bureau, were recently honored for outstanding programming over the past year.Fayette Cou...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Montgomerys elected as young Ag leaders

Montgomerys elected as young Ag leaders

Ohio Farm Bureau’s Young Agricultural Professionals have elected their leaders for 2018. Wes and Brandi Montgomery of Fayette County were electe...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Fayette County Farm Bureau members serve as delegates

Fayette County Farm Bureau members serve as delegates

Members of the Fayette County Farm Bureau served as delegates to the recent 2017 Ohio Farm Bureau annual meeting. They participated in the policy sess...

December 11th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |  


Center for Rural Affairs releases 2018 farm bill platform

On Friday, the Center for Rural Affairs released its 2018 farm bill policy platform, “A Farm Bill for Rural America.”Written by Anna Johns...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Ohio Farm Bureau sets agenda for ‘18

Helping beginning farmers get a start, protecting landowners’ rights and coping with rural drug problems were among the priorities set by delega...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Value-added producer grant funds available

At Robinette Farms, funds from the Value-Added Producer Grant (VAPG) program help pay for processing, marketing, distribution, and sales of pasture-ra...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Fayette SWCD receives funding to help preserve farmland

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Agriculture has announced that eight land trusts, four counties, one township and 10 Soil and Water ...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Alli Knecht shows hogs at livestock exposition

Alli Knecht shows hogs at livestock exposition

Alli Knecht, age 8 of Jeffersonville, recently showed hogs at the North American International Livestock Exposition, also known as NAILE in Louisville...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Aiden Knecht competes at NAILE hog show

Aiden Knecht competes at NAILE hog show

Aiden Knecht, of Fayette County, attended the hog show at the NAILE in Louisville, Ky. in November. Livestock and exhibitors from all across the U.S. ...

November 21st, 2017 |