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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

Door County Adventure, Shipshewana trips tentatively full

Pending confirmation of attendance from those already signed up, our July 27-30 Door County Adventure VI and our June 8-10 Shipshewana Amish Country bus trips are already at capacity. We are beginning standby lists as we often have some fallout due to health or other issues, so call the FB office at (815) 232-3186 today to get your name on the list. 

News and Views

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

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Join us for "A Fireside Christmas"

We have planned a bus trip to the Fireside Dinner Theatre in Ft. Atkinson WI on Thursday November 6 to see their classic presentation "A Fireside Christmas" - click here to see the flyer with complete details.

Tentative 2015 trip lineup

Click here to see the tentative lineup of SCFB trips for 2015 - the June 8-10 Shipshewana trip and the July 27-30 Door County trip are both full already with standby lists started, so don't delay in signing up!

Join us for AITC Bike Ride!

Stephenson County Farm Bureau and neighboring county Farm Bureaus are pleased to be hosting the IAA Foundation Agriculture-in-the-Classroom Bike Ride on September 1-3. This major fundraiser event will offer four great routes for riders through a 5-county area, and there are opportunities for non-bikers to volunteer in various capacities. Click here to see the event flyer, and call Bruce at (815) 232-3186 or (815) 499-9387 for more information.

Ireland/Scotland Trip Planned for 2015

Area county Farm Bureaus and Tri-State Travel have planned an amazing trip to Ireland and Scotland on July 20-31, 2015; click here to see the trip brochure and call (815) 232-3186 for more info! Space is limited to one 44-passenger coach and signup is brisk, so don't delay!

Ron Bremmer named Master Farmer

Pearl City farmer Ron Bremmer has been named one of the four Master Farmers for 2014 by Prairie Farmer Magazine, one of the most prestigious awards presented in the farming community in Illinois. Ron farms in partnership with his wife Karen and their sons Chad (Deb) and Ross (Melanie) and their families, with daughter Carmen employed in an agribusiness career. Ron was nominated by SCFB manager Bruce Johnson and joins several other local winners including Doug Scheider (2013), Doug & Tom Block (2009), Dennis Endress (1995), I.

Terms and Conditions

Terms & Conditions

Stephenson County Farm Bureau(R) is affiliated with the Illinois Farm Bureau(R). Illinois Farm Bureau® is a member of the American Farm Bureau Federation®, a national organization of farmers and ranchers including Farm Bureaus in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, and is responsible for Farm Bureau® membership and programs within Illinois.

Upcoming Events

September 1, 2014 - 6:30pm to September 3, 2014 - 4:30pm
September 15, 2014 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
November 12, 2014 - 10:00am to November 13, 2014 - 3:00pm
November 17, 2014 - 7:30pm
November 25, 2014 - 7:00pm