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2017 OFB Twilight Trap Shoot, Nov. 21

What: OFB Trap Shoot & BBQ Dinner When: Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Why: For fun and to raise money for the OFB PAC! Where: Albany Gun Club, 35305 Hwy. 20 SE in Albany Registration form: Get it here Become a sponsor! Learn more here

2017 OFB Twilight Trap Shoot, Nov. 21 2017-10-30T13:31:51+00:00

New discount program with John Deere!

GREENFLEET PARTNER PROGRAM – OREGON FARM BUREAU Oregon Farm Bureau and John Deere are excited to announce a new partnership that will give Farm Bureau members special access to John Deere’s GreenFleet™ Loyalty Rewards program, providing members with a free two-year Platinum 2 membership. This new member discount program will strengthen the existing partnership between [...]

New discount program with John Deere! 2017-10-30T13:31:53+00:00

Ag exemption for cellphone use while driving ends on Oct. 1

There's a national movement to crack down on distracted driving, specifically driving while using a cellphone. This spring, Washington state legislators passed one of the most restrictive distracted driving laws in the country. And Oregon isn't far behind. Currently, there is an Oregon Appeals Court ruling on the books that gives farmers the ability to [...]

Ag exemption for cellphone use while driving ends on Oct. 1 2017-10-30T13:31:53+00:00

2017 Oregon Century, Sesquicentennial Farms & Ranches Announced

At the annual awards ceremony at the Oregon State Fair, families from across the state will receive recognition for operating as Century or Sesquicentennial (150-year) Farm or Ranch.  The 2017 ceremony will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017, at 11:00 am at the Oregon State Fair.  The public recognition ceremony and awards celebration will [...]

2017 Oregon Century, Sesquicentennial Farms & Ranches Announced 2018-01-04T08:22:55+00:00

Oregon Farm Bureau announces scholarship recipients

2017-2018 Oregon Farm Bureau Memorial Scholarship Recipients The Oregon Farm Bureau Foundation for Education is pleased to announce the following (12) twelve recipients of the Oregon Farm Bureau Memorial Scholarship, and (1) one recipient of the Associate Award. This scholarship program is open to new and continuing full-time students (12 or more hours per quarter [...]

Oregon Farm Bureau announces scholarship recipients 2017-10-30T13:31:53+00:00

Farm Bureau calendar seeks pics of Oregon agriculture through 9/15

Through Sept. 15, Oregon Farm Bureau invites the public to submit their best photos of Oregon agriculture for a chance to be featured in the 2018 Oregon’s Bounty Calendar. The award-winning calendar celebrates all aspects of Oregon agriculture: the products, the people, the crops, the cultivation, the landscape, anything that depicts the beauty, culture, enjoyment, technology, or [...]

Farm Bureau calendar seeks pics of Oregon agriculture through 9/15 2017-10-30T13:31:53+00:00

Tillamook County farmers first in nation to have say in wetland siting

TILLAMOOK COUNTY, OREGON, August 4, 2017 – Farmers in Tillamook County are the first in the nation to have a say in wetland siting after a unanimous vote by the Tillamook County Board of Commissioners on Aug. 2. “Thanks to legislation Oregon Farm Bureau and the Oregon Dairy Farmers Association worked on in 2016, Tillamook [...]

Tillamook County farmers first in nation to have say in wetland siting 2017-10-30T13:31:53+00:00

Farm Bureau, Marion Co. Sheriff’s urge patience, safety on rural roads

A blue pick-up truck driving 55 mph slams on its brakes and comes within feet of a giant tractor slowly making its way down a rural road in Marion County. The truck blares its horn and sharply swerves left, aggressively speeding past the tractor and into a blind curve. Thankfully, this was only a staged [...]

Farm Bureau, Marion Co. Sheriff’s urge patience, safety on rural roads 2017-10-30T13:31:53+00:00

STATEMENT: Oregon Farm Bureau Praises Pruitt’s Rescinding of WOTUS

SALEM, OREGON, June 29, 2017 – The following may be attributed to Oregon Farm Bureau Federation President Barry Bushue: "Oregon Farm Bureau applauds Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt for listening to America's farmers and ranchers and taking action to rescind the onerous Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule. “Farm Bureau led the national [...]

STATEMENT: Oregon Farm Bureau Praises Pruitt’s Rescinding of WOTUS 2017-10-30T13:31:53+00:00

Malheur County Farm Bureau donates $10K to county fairgrounds

ONTARIO, June 27, 2017: Malheur County Farm Bureau presented $10,000 to the Malheur County Fairgrounds for the reconstruction of buildings that were destroyed during the record-breaking severe winter weather, including iconic Girvin Hall. PHOTO: Malheur County Farm Bureau President Jeana Hall (left) presented Malheur County Fair Manager Lynelle Christiani (middle) and Fair Board Chair Shad [...]

Malheur County Farm Bureau donates $10K to county fairgrounds 2017-10-30T13:31:53+00:00