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April 23, 2019
Summer Position for Graduating High School Seniors

The Stephenson County Farm Bureau is seeking a graduating high school senior to serve as our 2019 Summer Program Assistant. This exciting 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 […]

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April 22, 2019
Coffee & Conversation

As I sat down to write my column for this week, I was stuck for an idea about what I wanted to write. I decided, since it was lunch time and sunny and 66 degrees out, I would take a break to get coffee just a few blocks down from the office. This was my […]

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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 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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March 8, 2019
AG Breakfast - Save the Date: June 22, 2019

The Ag Breakfast will be Saturday, June 22nd at the Stephenson County Fairgrounds.  This local foods breakfast is served from 6:00 a.m. to 10 a.m.  The displays are open until 11:00 a.m. New activities are planned this year.  Plan to be there!  

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January 22, 2019
Check out the Upcoming Trips Page!

All the 2019 trip flyers have been added!

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January 8, 2019
Diacamba 2019

As the calendar turned to 2019; Farmers begin to "Think Spring". More Dicamba requirements are in store for 2019: Training and certification requirements were covered online by FarmWeekNow on December 20th: https://farmweeknow.com/story-idoa-makes-decision-dicamba-p… . In essence, you must be a Certified Applicator (Private or Commercial) to use the products (including purchasing, mixing, loading, applying, or cleaning equipment) in […]

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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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