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Here you will find the latest and most up-to-date information about the County Farm Bureau and the services it offers you, as a member.

The Bureau County Farm Bureau is located at 535 Elm Place in Princeton, IL.

Our mailing address is P.O. Box 190, Princeton, IL 61356

Our hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Contact the office by calling 815-875-6468 or e-mail at bcfb@comcast.net



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Upcoming Bureau County Events

On the Road Seminar

Trucking regulations got you scratching your head? Hearing conflicting explanations?  To sort truth from conjecture and fact from rumor come join us at Noon on Tuesday, February 23rd at the Hunt Building in Henry, located directly behind the former car dealership. READ MORE

Prep Cook Freeze Fundraising Event

We’re hosting a Prep Freeze Cook Freezer meal event on Monday, March 21st at 6:00 p.m. at the Bureau County Farm Bureau!  Getting ready for the busy spring planting season can be hectic, so let’s start preparing now! Join us for a fun evening of meal prep! Cost is $150 and you get 10 meals. Each meal feeds about 5 people.  READ MORE

Lady Landowner Seminar

Are you a lady landowner who would like to learn more about PASSING ON A LEGACY and how conservation, cover crops and sustainability play into your role as a landowner or farmer? Plan to join us for our third annual Bureau County Lady Landowner seminar.   It will take place at the Bureau County Metro Center on Tuesday, March 22.  Lunch will be served at noon and the seminar will begin at 1:00 p.m.   READ MORE

Women in Agriculture Conference

Are you a woman who is involved in agriculture?  Are you actively farming, working in the industry or married to a farmer?  If so, then we have the conference for you! Join us for a one day seminar for women in agriculture.  READ MORE 

 




Bureau County Farm Bureau News

Bureau County 100 Year Commemorative Books Available

One hundred years of Bureau County Farm Bureau history has come alive through the new “Celebrating 100 Years” book.  These commemorative books are now available for purchase for $5.00 at the Bureau County Farm Bureau office.  With over 200 pictures in the 76 page book you are sure to find pictures that will bring back many memories. Be sure to stop in to purchase your copy today.  READ MORE


County Annual Meeting Held

Bureau County Farm Bureau hosted its 101st Annual Meeting on January 28, 2016. During the meeting, legislators and other special guests were introduced, members were elected to serve on the 2016 Bureau County Farm Bureau board and official business was approved.  Philip Nelson, past president of the Illinois Farm Bureau addressed the crowd.  READ MORE

Bureau County Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarships Offered

The Bureau County Farm Bureau Foundation is pleased to announce that they are offering scholarships to area students majoring in agriculture. Over the last twenty-one years, the Foundation has awarded $70,000 to deserving college students.  Last year alone, the Foundation distributed $6,000 to area students.  Again this year is a graduate student scholarship, which will benefit Bureau County students further their education in agriculture.  Application requirements are the same as the general scholarship. READ MORE


Bureau County Farm Bureau Recognized at IFB Annual Meeting

The Bureau County Farm Bureau was recognized for its achievements during the 101st annual meeting of the Illinois Farm Bureau held in Chicago December 5-9, 2015.  READ MORE


William Anderson Competes in State YL Discussion Meet

Congratulations to Bureau County Young Leader member, William Anderson, as he qualified for the Sweet 16 Round in this year’s YL Discussion Meet. Illinois Farm Bureau’s state discussion meet was held December 5th at the Palmer House in Chicago as part of the Illinois Farm Bureau’s 101St Annual Meeting.  READ MORE 


2015-2016 IFB Young Leader Committee Chosen               

The Illinois Farm Bureau (IFB) Young Leader Committee elected its 2015-2016 committee members during the IFB Annual Meeting, held in Chicago, Dec. 5-8.  READ MORE

               

FOID Card Application Changes

*Due to the following change the Bureau County Farm Bureau will no longer be offering FOID card services.  We apologize for any inconvience.*

The Illinois State Police (ISP) announced on March 6, 2015, the agency will now be accepting on-line FOID applications, to provide a more streamlined modernized application process.  READ MORE


2015 Plat Books Available

The new 2015 Bureau County Land Atlas and Plat Book is nowavailable for purchase through the Bureau County Farm Bureau.  The new plat book is produced by Rockford Map Publishers, located in Rockford, IL.  This is the 19th edition of the Bureau County Plat Book produced by Rockford Map Publishers since the first edition in 1952.   READ MORE


Labor Pool Listing Offered

The Bureau County Farm Bureau Young Leaders Committee has wrapped up its farm labor pool application period.  This listing for Bureau County residents interested in full or part time agricultural related labor is has now been compiled.  The list is now available at the Farm Bureau Office in Princeton, and will be accessible to anyone who needs farm help.   READ MORE


Board Members Needed

If you are a Voting member of the Bureau County Farm Bureau and are looking for a way to become more involved in your community please consider serving on the board of directors for the Bureau County Farm Bureau.  READ MORE