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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

Youth Ag Olympics planned for August 22

Our popular Youth Ag Olympics will be held on Saturday August 22 at 2:45 p.m. in Pearl City as part of the Boulevard Bash. Up to eight teams of 5-7 members each ages 8-16 will be accepted into the competition, with significant cash prizes awarded. Click here to download details and a registration form, and call (815) 232-3186 for more information. There will also be a Kiddie Pedal Pull with registration at 12:30 p.m. and the pull at 1 p.m. in the American Legion parking lot.

Order deadline extended for delicious Cresthaven peaches!

We're now taking orders through August 14 for those fabulous Cresthaven freestone peaches from Rendleman Orchards in southern Illinois, with delivery expected on August 24. Click here for the order form!

Tentative 2016 trip lineup announced

Plans are already developing for our 2016 lineup of trips, and you can click here to see the tentative schedule. Details and flyers will be posted on our website when they become finalized. The Door County Adventure is already full with a short standby list and the Shipshewana trip is around half full, so don't delay if you want to sign up!

News and Views

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

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2015 SCFB Bus Trips

Here's our lineup of trips for 2015 - click on the highlighted link for each trip to view the flyer with trip details. Our first-time trip to the Wisconsin Farm Technology Days will be a very enjoyable and educational outing, and the popular Wisconsin State Fair, Farm Progress Show, and Barn II Dinner Theatre trips usually sell out.

Sign up now for "American Country Christmas" trip

Demand continues strong for our "American Country Christmas" trip to Nashville and Louisville on November 29-December 3, 2015. We have added a third bus, so don't delay if you're interested. Click here to see the flyer with complete details, and call (815) 232-3186 for more information.

Washington D.C. trips planned for spring 2016

Area Farm Bureaus and Tri-State Travel are sponsoring a terrific excursion to Washington D.C., Gettysburg and other points of interest on March 30-April 5, 2016, and you can see the trip details by clicking here. A second trip option on April 6-12 is also being offered with the same itinerary. Call (815) 232-3186 for more information.

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

August 11, 2015 - 7:00am to 6:30pm
August 14, 2015 - 4:30pm
August 22, 2015 - 12:30pm
August 25, 2015 - 6:30am to 6:00pm
September 2, 2015 - 5:30am to 8:00pm