Kids Invited to Enter
Vermilion County Farm Bureau is
holding a Coloring Contest for
grade school children across
Vermilion County. The theme of
the contest is "What Farming
Means to Me." Entries will be
judged in three categories: 1st & 2nd grades, 3rd & 4th grades, and 5th & 6th grades. The deadline to enter the contest is Wednesday, November 22.
Any Vermilion County child is welcome to enter. You can stop by the Farm Bureau office to pick up a sheet, or download a form here.
Order An Award-Winning
Maple Cured, Smoked
from Leiding's Meats & Catering
Deadline to order is November 30.
Hams available for pickup on December 7
Farm Bureau To Hold 99th Annual Meeting
Farm Bureau members will come together for Vermilion
County Farm Bureau's 99th Annual Meeting on Tuesday,
November 28, 2017. The meeting will again be held at the Beef House Banquet Center. Registration will begin at 6:00 pm, with the meal starting at 6:30 pm (Illinois time). As a kickoff of the 100th Anniversary celebration for VCFB, our speaker will be Sue Richter, Executive Director of the Vermilion County Museum. She'll have a presentation about life in Vermilion County over the past 100 years. We should have our new 2018 Plat Books available at the Annual Meeting. And we'll draw the winners for our Triple Gun Raffle (see below). Tickets are $10 for farming "M" members, $15 for A+ members and $20 for Associate "A" members. Tickets can be purchased at the Farm Bureau office through Tuesday, November 21.
Pickup Day for Thanksgiving Hams
- November 20
Deadline to Purchase Annual Meeting
Tickets - November 21
Office Closed: Thanksgiving - Nov 23-24
VCFB 99th Annual Meeting - Nov 28
IFB Annual Meeting - December 2-5
Young Leaders Committee - Dec 5
Pickup Day for Nuts & Hams - Dec 7
Board of Directors - December 21
Illini Farm Toy Show - Jan 5-6
2018 Vermilion County Plat Books Now Available
Edition Plat Book
photos and a 1915
plat map for each
The books cost
$40, with a
discount for M
members down to $25 each.
Plat Books can be purchased in the Farm Bureau office with check or cash during regular hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.
Books can also be shipped for additional costs, with prepayment required.
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