Welcome to the Stephenson County Farm Bureau website, where you'll find the latest and most up-to-date information about the Farm Bureau and the services we offer. We're here to serve the needs of our members and to fulfill our mission statement - "To Educate and Advocate for Agriculture".  Have a great day!

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Stephenson County Farm Bureau News

Northern IL Farm Bureau Bowling Tourney

The Northern IL Farm Bureau Bowling Tourney will be Saturday January 20 at 2 p.m. in Loves Park - click here to see the flyer with complete details.

News and Views

A weekly news and opinion column by SCFB Manager Bruce Johnson.

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Applications sought for 2018 Summer Program Assistant position

We are now taking applications for our 2018 Summer Program Assistant position, open to any college students with at least one year under their belt. Click here to see the position description and click here for the application form.

Beef Quality Assurance certification scheduled for December 12

The Illinois Beef Association will present a Beef Quality Assurance certification program on Tuesday December 12 from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the Stephenson County Farm Bureau in Freeport. Click here to see the flyer with details.

Trip schedule for 2018 and beyond

Here is the schedule for our 2018 and beyond Farm Bureau trips - as trip details become finalized, the trip name becomes a highlighted hyperlink that you can click to download that trip's flyer with complete details. You can click here to download our current trip listing.

Preview program set for Colorado's Historic Trains trip

Area Farm Bureaus and Lindstrom Travel are hosting another "Colorado's Historic Trains" trip September 14-22, 2018, and we've scheduled a preview program on Tuesday night November 28 at 7:00 p.m. at the Farm Bureau. Tony Caruana from Lindstrom Travel will share all the details of this popular excursion, which filled up very quickly when offered several years ago.

Help us grow Ag-in-the Classroom!

The Conservation & Agricultural Partners (CAP) Foundation has seen tremendous growth in our Ag-in-the-Classroom program in Stephenson County schools, and the CAP Board of Directors has made the commitment to make the Education Coordinator position full-time starting with the 2017-18 school year.

Ag energy rebate program extended to December 31

The rebate program coordinated by the Northern Illinois Ag Energy Efficiency Program has been extended to December 31, 2017 - click here to see the program flyer, and click here for the application form.

Upcoming Events

November 20, 2017 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm
November 21, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
November 23, 2017 - 8:00am to November 24, 2017 - 4:30pm
November 27, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 28, 2017 - 7:00pm