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Cook County Farm Bureau Photo Contest - Spring

05/06/2024 @ 2:30 pm

Get your camera and capture moments by showcasing your best photos depicting theme of Agriculture in the Spring. Send in your photos – selfies, pictures of others, landscape, etc.

Planting Seeds

“Ag Day”
05/06/2024 @ 8:30 am | By Katrina Milton, Director of Ag Literacy

Some people have a favorite day of the year; this year, I had two favorite days: Ag Day North and Ag Day South.

Board approved strategy for future leadership growth

05/03/2024 @ 1:30 pm

A leadership development and growth plan called Future Forward was approved by the Cook County Farm Bureau Board of Directors at their April Board of Directors meeting. The plan is an outline of a strategy to recruit, train, engage, and develop a new crop of young agriculturalists and members with a focus on leadership and involvement through education, program participation, and training.

How Farm Bureau Served YOU in April

05/03/2024 @ 11:30 am

Held a soapmaking workshop where participants crafted their own natural soap and learned about the history of soap and soapmaking.

Manifolds, Manolos, and Manure

For the past two years, Midwest Horse Fair has marked the beginning of our rodeo season. Just over three years ago, this wild ball of energy decorated with a thick mane and kinky tail entered our lives one Thursday evening. Our veterinarian called him “old fashion.” I prefer to call him “thick.”

Ask a Master Gardener

Spring Inquiries
05/02/2024 @ 1:30 pm

Ask a Master Gardener - Spring Inquiries!

“An Evening for Ag Education Gala"

05/02/2024 @ 11:30 am

Please join us on Friday, July 19th and support the CCFB Foundation with an evening of dining, drinks, fellowship, and fun!

At the Farm Gate

Finding a fit with food, fiber, fuel
05/02/2024 @ 8:30 am | By Joanie Stiers

Finding a fit with food, fiber, fuel
Match passions, interests with agriculture career

Discover Local

Co-Operator Pull-Out Section
05/01/2024 @ 3:15 pm

Join Cook County Farm Bureau® in supporting agricultural and member Ag businesses.

Recipe of the Month

Sweet Potato Quinoa Cake
05/01/2024 @ 11:00 am

Sweet Potato Quinoa Cake
James Harvatt of Wildflower Culinary | Honey Bee Gardens Farm to Table Contributor

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