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Welcome!

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

Tentative 2017 trip schedule

We have a tentative schedule for our 2017 Farm Bureau trips - click here to download the flyer with complete details.

 

News and Views

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

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"Railroads of New England Fall Explorer" deadline extended to August 1

The registration deadline for our Farm Bureau/Tri-State Travel trips to New England has been extended to August 1, and we have limited seating on both the September 23-October 2 trip and the October 1-10 date. Click here to see the brochure with complete details, and call (815) 232-3186 to sign up.

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.

Stroke Detection Plus returning on August 16

Stroke Detection Plus will return to the Farm Bureau on August 16 for another round of beneficial screenings - click here to see the flyer with complete details.

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/October 2017 - click here to see the flyer with trip details, click here for a registration form, and call Bruce at (815) 232-3186 for more information.

Water testing offered for farmers

SCFB is pleased to have purchased a nitrate testing kit with grant funds provided by the Illinois Farm Bureau, and we're now offering the opportunity for farmers to have surface or tile water tested to determine nitrate levels. We plan to perform tests one day each week at the FB office, and we will also be available on a limited basis to perfrom tests on the farm.

Taking orders for delicious Cresthaven peaches!

It's time to place your order for those fabulous Cresthaven freestone peaches that have become so popular here, delivered fresh from Rendleman Orchards in Alto Pass IL. Orders can be placed through Friday August 5 with delivery anticipated on Tuesday August 9, and the cost per 25# box is $27 for FB members and $32 for non-members. Click here for an order form.

Upcoming Events

July 24, 2016 - 11:00am
July 28, 2016 - 7:00pm
August 1, 2016 - 7:00am to August 4, 2016 - 6:00pm
August 13, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm
August 20, 2016 -
5:30am to 8:00pm