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Farm To Plate Demonstrations Continue In July And August

13 Jul , 2020  

The Richland County Farm Bureau and the Hazelbrush Farm Bureau Community Council are continuing to host Farm to Plate demonstrations at the Shelby Farmers Market through remainder of the summer.

The Shelby Farmers Market is located at the Black Fork Commons, at 12 W. Main St., Shelby.

The next Farm to Plate takes place on July 20 featuring Ben Lash from The Vault in downtown Shelby. More…

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Richland County Farm Bureau Seeks Intern

16 Feb , 2020  

The Richland County Farm Bureau is offering an internship for interested applicants who have graduated from high school.

The intern will provide special project and program support to the organization director to meet the needs of the membership relative to established organizational goals and objectives for Crawford, Marion, Morrow and Richland County Farm Bureaus. The position will be located in Mansfield and is a full-time position, 40 hours/week. More…

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Richland County Farmers To Share Breakfast With The Community

26 Jan , 2020  

On Saturday, February 29, Richland County Farm Bureau invites the community to attend the annual Richland County Farm Bureau Farmers Share Breakfast. Breakfast will be served in the Shelby High School Cafeteria from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.

The Richland County Farm Bureau is requesting a donation for the breakfast which includes omelets, pancakes, fresh whole hog sausage, local eggs, orange juice, milk and coffee. The breakfast offers not just great food, but also fellowship. More…

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Local Farm Bureau To Hold 2020 Membership Campaign Kickoff

16 Dec , 2019  

Attention local farmers: The Richland County Farm Bureau (RCFB) invites you to join them on January 13 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM as they kick off the New Year with their membership campaign. They are particularly looking for help with new member referrals and backing back lapsed members. The RCFB relies on memberships which in turn support programs that ensure the growth of Ohio food sources and farms. More…

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Farm Bureau Celebrates Centennial

20 Oct , 2019  

Richland County Farm Bureau recently celebrated the Farm Bureau Centennial at the Annual Meeting held at the Ontario Event Center. Seventy-one members and special guests enjoyed a buffet dinner. President Luke Wittmer thanked the 15 dinner sponsors for their continued support of Farm Bureau.

The OFBF Centennial video started things off after dinner. Wittmer then introduced the guest speakers, Norman Jones and Kip Curtis, who spoke about the OSU-Mansfield microfarm project and Gro-Op (urban farm support). More…

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Farm Bureau Sets Safety Meeting, Annual Meeting Dates

20 Aug , 2018  

The Richland County Farm Bureau is joining with its counterpart in Crawford County in hosting a regional safety meeting this Saturday the Sunrise Cooperative facility near Crestline.

The two-hour session includes a grain bin safety session and extraction demonstration and Stop the Bleed with stations focusing how to control blood loss in emergency situations. A limited number of tourniquet kits will be given away and as well as a drawing for a grain bin rescue tube to be presented to one area fire department. More…

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Farm Bureau Offering Scholarships

14 Feb , 2018  

The Richland County Farm Bureau has announced that it will award two $500 scholarships for the school year 2018-2019. An applicant must be a member, or child or dependent of a member of the Richland County Farm Bureau and a graduating senior or current college student. Please see the attached for additional requirements and application. More…

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