Welcome to the Stephenson County Farm Bureau website, where you'll find the latest and most up-to-date information about the Farm Bureau and the services we offer. We're here to serve the needs of our members and to fulfill our mission statement - "To Educate and Advocate for Agriculture".  Have a great day!

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Stephenson County Farm Bureau News

European River Cruise preview planned

Area Farm Bureaus and Lindstrom Travel are hosting a spectacular European River Cruise on the Rhine and Mosel rivers in September 2017, and we've scheduled a preview program here on Tuesday June 21 at 7 p.m. Click here to see the flyer with trip details, and call Bruce at (815) 232-3186 for more information.

News and Views

A weekly news and opinion column by SCFB Manager Bruce Johnson.

Scholarship application deadline is May 27th!

The deadline for SCFB Foundation scholarship applications is Friday May 27 for our members and dependents for the 2016-17 academic year - click here for the form for current college students (with at least 30 credit hours earned).

2016 SCFB Bus Trips

Here is our bus trip lineup for 2016 - click on the trip name to see the flyer with complete details, and call (815) 232-3186 for more information.

Master Showmanship Contest planned for 2016 county fair

The Stephenson County Farm Bureau Young Leaders and Stephenson County 4-H are hosting the first Master Showmanship Contest on Saturday July 9 at 1 p.m., with the winner going on to compete in the state contest on August 12 at the Illinois State Fair.

Join us for Town & Country Classic Tractor Caravan!

Our Town & Country Classic Tractor Caravan on Saturday June 18 will blend a relaxing drive on scenic country roads with a parade past seven senior care facilities in Freeport to give the residents a glimpse of the past in all its glory! Click here to see the flyer with complete details, and click here for a registration form.

Dairy Days Parade set for June 26

The Dairy Days Parade will be back in downtown Freeport on Sunday June 26, kicking off at 1:30 p.m. and winding through the downtown streets and past the announcer's stand at the Stewart Center. Click here to obtain a registration form and click here to see the parade route.

Panama Canal trip planned for 2017

Area Farm Bureaus and Tri-State Travel are hosting a fabulous Panama Canal Cruise on January 27-February 12, 2017; click here to see the draft itinerary and trip info.

Upcoming Events

May 31, 2016 - 7:00pm
June 6, 2016 - 6:00am to June 8, 2016 - 7:00pm
June 11, 2016 -
12:30pm to 2:00pm
June 13, 2016 - 6:00am to June 16, 2016 - 3:30pm
June 18, 2016 -
8:00am to 4:00pm