News & Events

Young Leader FB ACT Contact Incentive Program a Success

Legislative contacts are a top priority of the Farm Bureau organization. This is why Farm Bureau created FB ACT. This program, available to all members, ensures a convenient way to learn about agricultural issues and become involved in the legislative process. This year, the Young Leaders Committee worked to encourage…

Free Water Testing for Nitrates

The Bureau County Farm Bureau has teamed up with Nutrient Stewardship of Northern Illinois to host free water testing open house days for private landowners and operators. Beginning in June, an open house from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. will be held each Friday at the Bureau County Farm Bureau,…

2017 Bureau County Plat and 2016 Rural Directory Books Now Available

The 2017 Rockford Map plat book accurately displays parcel boundaries, acreage data, roadways, waterways, railways, section lines, municipal boundaries, and includes an index to owners. An additional map feature included in the new plat book is aerial map images. An aerial map lies opposite each township parcel map and is…

100 Year History Book 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…

FOID Card“Notice of Change” – Illinois State Police announced…

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

Farm Bureau Board members are 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. Currently, we have positions open in the following districts: District 1-…