2016 OFB Annual Meeting Award Winners

We offer a heartfelt thanks to the more than 200 Farm Bureau members who traveled from all parts of the state to attend the 84th OFB Annual Meeting, Dec. 6-8 at the Salem Convention Center. Volunteer leaders were honored, experts shared useful knowledge in a variety of workshops, the grassroots House of Delegates conducted its [...]

2016 OFB Annual Meeting Award Winners 2017-10-30T13:31:54+00:00

Coos-Curry County Farm Bureau’s Sharon Waterman elected OFB 2nd VP

Sharon Waterman of Coos-Curry County Farm Bureau was elected as Oregon Farm Bureau 2nd Vice President by the OFB House of Delegates, a grassroots body comprised of family farmers and ranchers, during the 83rd OFB Annual Meeting in Sunriver, Dec. 8-10, 2015. As OFB 2nd Vice President, Waterman will focus on national legislative activities for [...]

Coos-Curry County Farm Bureau’s Sharon Waterman elected OFB 2nd VP 2017-10-30T13:31:57+00:00

Polk County’s Don Schellenberg Inducted Into Farm Bureau Hall of Fame

Don Schellenberg, former OFB staffer and member of Polk County Farm Bureau, was inducted into the Oregon Farm Bureau Hall of Fame by OFB President Barry Bushue and OFB Executive Vice President Dave Dillon during the 83rd OFB Annual Meeting in Sunriver, Dec. 8-10, 2015. The Hall of Fame, established in 1996, is the highest [...]

Polk County’s Don Schellenberg Inducted Into Farm Bureau Hall of Fame 2017-10-30T13:31:57+00:00

Washington County’s Edmund Duyck receives Farm Bureau Distinguished Service Award

Edmund Duyck, president of Washington County Farm Bureau, was honored with an Oregon Farm Bureau Distinguished Service Award by OFB President Barry Bushue and OFB Executive Vice President Dave Dillon during the 83rd OFB Annual Meeting in Sunriver, Dec. 8-10, 2015. “The Distinguished Service Award is meant to recognize outstanding service to Farm Bureau and [...]

Washington County’s Edmund Duyck receives Farm Bureau Distinguished Service Award 2017-10-30T13:31:57+00:00

Polk County Farm Bureau’s Hadley wins OFB Discussion Meet

Kathy Hadley of Polk County Farm Bureau was the winner of the 2015 Young Farmers & Ranchers (YF&R) Discussion Meet, held during the 83rd Oregon Farm Bureau Annual Meeting in Sunriver, Dec. 8-10, 2015. The annual Discussion Meet is open to Farm Bureau members between the ages of 18 and 35 and is designed to [...]

Polk County Farm Bureau’s Hadley wins OFB Discussion Meet 2017-10-30T13:31:57+00:00

ODA’s Jim Johnson honored with Farm Bureau Top Hand Award

Jim Johnson of the Oregon Dept. of Agriculture was honored with a Farm Bureau Top Hand Award by OFB President Barry Bushue and OFB Executive Vice President Dave Dillon during the 83rd OFB Annual Meeting in Sunriver, Dec. 8-10, 2015. The Top Hand Award is given to individuals who have devoted an exemplary amount of [...]

ODA’s Jim Johnson honored with Farm Bureau Top Hand Award 2017-10-30T13:31:57+00:00

Baker County’s Hawes wins Service to Farm Bureau Award

Eugene Hawes of Baker County Farm Bureau was recognized with a Service to Farm Bureau Award at the 83rd OFB Annual Meeting in Sunriver, Dec. 8-10, 2015. “Eugene Hawes has been an active Farm Bureau member for 25 years and comes from a long line of Farm Bureau leaders in his family,” said Bushue. At [...]

Baker County’s Hawes wins Service to Farm Bureau Award 2017-10-30T13:31:57+00:00