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 trip schedule for 2017 and beyond

We have a tentative schedule for our upcoming Farm Bureau trips - click here to download the flyer with the complete listing. As trip details become finalized, the trip name will become a highlighted hyperlink that you can click to download that trip's flyer with complete details

Share your thoughts with county fair survey

The Stephenson County Fair Board would like to know your thoughts on this year's fair and your ideas and suggestions for future fairs - please take the brief survey by clicking here.

Place orders for Terri Lynn nuts & candies!

We're now taking orders for those delicious Terri Lynn nuts and candies, with delivery in time for your holiday baking, snacking and gift needs - click here to download the order form, which is due with payment by October 28th.

News and Views

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

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Prep/Freeze/Cook program planned for September 20

Following the great success of our first effort, the Conservation & Agricultural Partners (CAP) Foundation will host another Prep/Freeze/Cook program on Tuesday night September 20 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Farm Bureau in Freeport. This time the meals will already be prepared and assembled, so all you have to do is take them home to your freezer and cook them when ready. Click here to see the flyer with complete details!

Sign up now for European River Cruise

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.

Registration ends on August 19 for Youth Ag Olympics

The SCFB Young Leaders will again host the Youth Ag Olympics on Saturday August 27 at the Boulevard Bash in Pearl City. The event will be held at 2:45 p.m. in front of the stage located west of the American Legion building - click here to download the registration form for teams ages 8-16, and call (815) 232-3186 for more information.

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

August 25, 2016 - 7:00pm
August 27, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:30pm
September 5, 2016 - 8:00am
September 13, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
September 19, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm