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Posted on 6/20/2019

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Posted on 6/20/2019

2019-04-11 Milan FFA Banquet Hosts Wash. Co. President Packard

Posted on 4/11/2019
The Milan FFA Chapter held their annual banquet at Milan High School on Wednesday evening of April 10th.

2019-04-07 Farm Safety Day at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds

Posted on 4/7/2019
Our family-focused Farm Safety Day on April 6 offered attendees the opportunity to learn about tractor safety, grain and wagon safety, animal safety, fire safety, first aid, and small equipment safety. We hope you and your family were able to join us

2019-04-03 Packard & Thelen shine on the Lucy Ann Lance Show!

Posted on 4/3/2019
Huge thanks to Lucy Ann Lance and the Saline Area Chamber of Commerce for helping to spread the good word about agriculture on Lucy’s talk show this morning

2019-03-24 A Million Thanks!!

Posted on 3/24/2019
A million thanks!! We are THRILLED with the phenomenal response to our posts over the past two weeks celebrating farming and over a hundred years of agriculture in our county.

2019-03-23 Proud Farmer T-Shirts

Posted on 3/23/2019
We debuted this year’s Washtenaw “Proud Farmer” t-shirts in February

2019-03-21 Horning Farms Highlighted During #AgWeek

Posted on 3/21/2019
Horning Farms in Manchester is owned by Jeff and Earl Horning. Other family members involved

2019-03-21 Looking at Luckhardt Farms during #AgWeek

Posted on 3/21/2019
Luckhardt Farms in Saline is owned by Eugene and Joann Luckhardt. Other family members involved in the farm are Gary, Renee, Alyssa and Ryan Luckhardt. The farm was founded

2019-03-20 Happy 150 years to the Bross Farm family!

Posted on 3/20/2019
Happy 150 years to the Bross Farm family who are awaiting their official sesquicentennial sign and updated photo! Bross Farms in Manchester is owned by Gary Bross.

2019-03-20 Kuhl Farm in Chelsea, Founded in 1865!

Posted on 3/20/2019
Kuhl Farm in Chelsea is owned by Jerry and Jean Kuhl. The farm was founded in 1865 by Arnold Henry Kuhl.

2019-03-19 Bradbuy Farms in Dexter is owned by Archie Bradbury

Posted on 3/19/2019
Bradbury Farms in Dexter is owned by Archie Bradbury. The farm was founded by Paul D. Easton on July 1, 1834.

2019-03-19 Braun Farm, Founded in 1907!

Posted on 3/19/2019
Braun Farm in Ann Arbor is owned by Brian Lloyd Braun. Another family member involved in the farm is Joyce M. Braun. John Boyle was the original owner in 1870.

2019-03-19 Lutzview Farms in Saline, Founded in 1882!

Posted on 3/19/2019
Lutzview Farms in Saline is owned by John Broesamle.

2019-03-19 Founded in 1906, the Weidmayer Farm in Ann Arbor

Posted on 3/19/2019
The Weidmayer farm in Ann Arbor is owned by Roger and Linda Weidmayer.

2019-03-18 Pleasant Valley Farm in Ann Arbor

Posted on 3/18/2019
Pleasant Valley Farm in Ann Arbor is owned by Dale and Keith Weidmayer. The farm was founded by Michael Dieterle on April 9, 1873.

2019-03-18 Parker Farms in Ann Arbor, 192 Years Old!

Posted on 3/18/2019
Parker Farms in Ann Arbor was founded by Russell Parker on February 1, 1827.

2019-03-14 Nixon Farms Highlighted During #AgWeek

Posted on 3/14/2019
Nixon Farms in Dexter, Webster Township is owned by Ryan Nixon and Cherie Nixon

2019-03-14 Thanks you to Saline District Library During #AgWeek

Posted on 3/14/2019
Our thanks to the Saline District Library for partnering with us to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of Farm Bureau

2019-03-13 Hammond Farms Highlighted During #AgWeek

Posted on 3/13/2019
Hammond Farms in Saline is owned by Tom and Diane Hammond.

2019-03-13 The Willard & Ruth Blumenauer Farm Highlighted During #AgWeek

Posted on 3/13/2019
Celebrating 160 years this July: The Willard & Ruth Blumenauer Farm

2019-03-12 National Ag Week Display in downtown Saline

Posted on 3/12/2019
If you're out enjoying the sunshine in downtown Saline, be sure to check out our National Ag Week and Food and Agriculture Month display in the storefront window on Michigan Ave.

2019-03-10 National Ag Week Baby Basket Donation

Posted on 3/10/2019
Ready and waiting for the baby’s arrival... To celebrate National Agriculture Week (March 10-16)

Fritz Agency of Bad Axe honored for strong bond with county Farm Bureau

Posted on 3/7/2019
Bad Axe-based FBI agent Tim Fritz has earned the 2019 Cultivator Award for his efforts toward building strong relations with the Huron County Farm Bureau.

2019-03-04 Lansing Legislative Seminar

Posted on 3/4/2019
Manchester farmers who are members of the Washtenaw County Farm Bureau attended the 2019 Lansing Legislative Seminar on February 26th.

2019-03-04 Washtenaw County Awarded Local History Team Grant!

Posted on 3/4/2019
Washtenaw County's Local History Team Awarded Grant!