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Jackson County’s Glenn Archambault honored with Farm Bureau Top Hand Award

Jackson County’s Glenn Archambault honored with Farm Bureau Top Hand Award Glenn Archambault, vice president of Jackson County Farm Bureau, was honored with an Oregon Farm Bureau Top Hand Award by OFB President Barry Bushue and OFB Executive Vice President Dave Dillon during the 82nd OFB Annual Meeting in Gleneden Beach, Dec. 10-11, 2014. The […]

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Peggy Browne elected as Oregon Farm Bureau 1st Vice President

  Peggy Browne elected as Oregon Farm Bureau 1st Vice President   At the 82nd Oregon Farm Bureau Annual Meeting in Gleneden Beach, Dec. 10-11, 2014, Peggy Browne of Baker County Farm Bureau was elected to the position of OFB 1st Vice President by the OFB House of Delegates, a grassroots body comprised of family […]

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Jackson County’s Ron Bjork inducted into Oregon Farm Bureau Hall of Fame

Jackson County’s Ron Bjork inducted into Oregon Farm Bureau Hall of Fame Ron Bjork, president of Jackson County Farm Bureau, was inducted into the Oregon Farm Bureau Hall of Fame by OFB President Barry Bushue and OFB Executive Vice President Dave Dillon during the 82nd OFB Annual Meeting in Gleneden Beach, Dec. 10-11, 2014. The […]

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Hay King Contest

Hay King Contest/Educational Program/Trade Show November 14 & 15, 2014 Jackson Co. Expo Mace Building, Central Point   2 ODA Continuing Education Credits for 1st part of Friday’s program     Hello all,   Please don’t miss this program. It is full of educational opportunities, trade show, and food. The Hay King Contest is an […]

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County Farm Bureau members held their annual meeting

County Farm Bureau members held their annual meeting

Jackson at the Black Bear restaurant in Medford on October 21. President Ron Bjork briefly recapped events and memorable moments of the Farm Bureau since their last annual meeting in 2013. Always an item of business during annual meetings is the election of officers for the coming year. Ron Bjork was again nominated and elected […]

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Farmers invited to Cultivating Effective Communication Skills Conf., 12/9

Farmers invited to Cultivating Effective Communication Skills Conf., 12/9   All farmers and ranchers are invited to attend the Cultivating Effective Communication Skills conference on Tuesday, Dec. 9 at the Salishan Resort in Gleneden Beach (near Lincoln City). The event is presented by the Oregon Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers Committee and is open […]

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Farm Bureau keeps pushing for tax reform

Farm Bureau keeps pushing for tax reform   Since the beginning of the year, Farm Bureau has fought for tax reform at the national level after many temporary tax provisions important to agriculture expired at the end of 2013. In September, the House passed H.R. 4, the Jobs for America Act, on a 253 to […]

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Kids learn about ag with My American Farm App

Kids learn about ag with My American Farm App   The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has released a new version of its popular My American Farm app for iPads, Android tablets and Kindle Fire. The app is available for download on iTunes, Google Play and Amazon.   The new version of the app, […]

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Oregon Farm Bureau seeks calendar photos through 9/15

Oregon Farm Bureau seeks calendar photos through 9/15   Oregon Farm Bureau invites the public to submit photos for its 2015 Oregon’s Bounty calendar through September 15 . The award-winning calendar celebrates all aspects of Oregon agriculture: the commodities, the people, the production, the landscape, the enjoyment, anything that depicts the beauty, technology, culture, or […]

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submit photos for its 2015 Oregon’s Bounty calendar.

Oregon Farm Bureau invites the public to submit photos for its 2015 Oregon’s Bounty calendar. The award-winning calendar celebrates all aspects of Oregon agriculture: the commodities, the people, the production, the landscape, the enjoyment, anything that depicts the beauty, technology, culture, or tradition of family farming and ranching. Summer is a great time to capture […]

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