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April 18, 2019
Rural Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Program

Rural Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Program Quality health care is a growing need in rural communities and they are not just looking for doctors!  This program, which started in 1992, is an effort to encourage and develop a pool of rural health practitioners to help meet the needs of primary care in rural Illinois. Based upon selection […]

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April 18, 2019
Dairy Day Parade Entry Forms Now Available

Dairy Day Parade  entry forms are now available at the Stephenson County Farm Bureau (210 West Spring Street Freeport, IL) or by calling 815-232-3186 or by using this link. This year’s Dairy Day parade will take place on Sunday, June 23 at 1:00p.m. with lineup starting at 12:00p.m. An award $100 cash will be given […]

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April 16, 2019
Office Closed- April 19

The Stephenson County Farm Bureau will be closed on Friday, April 19. To allow our employees time to celebrate with family. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. We will reopen on Monday, April 22 at 8:00a.m. If you have questions or concerns please call our office at 815-232-3186.

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April 15, 2019
Coffee and Conversation w/ Victoria Hansen

  This past Saturday started bright and early… as I drove through the countryside, I had an opportunity to enjoy a beautiful spring sunrise. Saturday marked the 3rd Annual Farm To Farm 5K/10K run. But it was much more than just a 5K/10K, it was the first “Bruce Johnson Memorial Farm To Farm” 5K/10K run. […]

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April 9, 2019
Summer Program Assistant Application due Friday, April 12

The Stephenson County Farm Bureau is seeking our next Summer Program Assistant. This position allows an individual to learn about Farm Bureau and agriculture in our county. While assisting with various Farm Bureau sponsored events. The right candidate will be a good communicator, able to work independently or collaboratively, and comfortable with working in public […]

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April 9, 2019
Stephenson County Soil & Water Conservation District Offers Scholarship

The Stephenson Soil & Water Conservation District is offering a $500 scholarship for the 2019-2020 school year. The student must be a resident of Stephenson County and have a junior or senior standing in an accredited college or university with a career in agriculture, natural resources, or a related field. For further details and an […]

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April 8, 2019
Recap of Bruce Johnson Memorial Farm to Farm 5/10 K

Bruce Johnson Memorial 5K/10K Race huge success! On Saturday, April 8, at Kent Farms in Winslow over 170 runners and walkers participated in the annual “Farm To Farm 5K/10K Race” which had been renamed to the “Bruce Johnson Memorial Farm To Farm 5K/10K Race” to honor former Farm Bureau Manager Bruce Johnson. This event is […]

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April 8, 2019
Coffee and Conversation w/ Victoria Hansen

In Stephenson County and across the state of Illinois, livestock farms provide many benefits. Unfortunately, sometimes these positives are overshadowed by misconceptions and misinformation. Illinois Farm Bureau has worked with livestock organizations, such as Illinois Beef Association, Illinois Milk Producers Association and Illinois Pork Producers, to gather facts and data from publicly available sources to […]

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April 3, 2019
Several Deadlines Are Quickly Approaching!

Defensive Driving - CANCELLED ONLY 3 Participants at the DEADLINE  (April 23 & 24) registration deadline April 5th.  Here is the flyer with all the details.  We need at least 12 participants to hold the class.  Doug Sommer is a wonderful instructor!  Participants over 55 years young could receive a discount on their car insurance.  […]

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April 1, 2019
Coffee and Conversation w/ Victoria Hansen

It is hard to believe that it is almost April and spring is finally here!  As you drive through the country, you may see equipment being pulled from winter storage in anticipation of planting season.  Farmers are checking each piece of equipment to make sure it is ready and…when conditions are right, planting will begin.  […]

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Freeport, IL 61032

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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.
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