Holiday Hams for Sale
Order your delicious ham today and have it in time for your Holiday dinner.Each ham is individually foil wrapped and boxed, making them perfect for holiday entertaining or gifts.They vary in weight from about 10-12 pounds for traditional and 7-9 pounds for spiral.Find an order form here or call the Kane County Farm Bureau at
630-584-8660 for more information. Orders due Friday December 16 at noon.
Pick-up is at the Farm Bureau on Wednesday, December 21.
Food Hub Partners Meeting The Growing for Kane team will be hosting a Food Hub Informational meeting and networking event at 4:30pm on December 13th at Penrose Brewery in Geneva. The purpose of this gathering is to share information with potential operators and partners looking to play an instrumental role in the launch of the food hub enterprise in Kane County. To RSVP for the December 13 event or for additional information, please contact Matt Tansley with Kane County Development and Community Services at email@example.com or 630-232-3493.
Tickets are now available for 2017 Winner’s Choice Tractor Raffle
The grand prize winner can choose between a 1953 Farmall Super C antique tractor, a John Deere X350 riding mower or $2,500 cash. Second prize $500 in groceries, third prize $500 in fuel, & fourth prize $250 in Farm Bureau Bucks. Winners will be drawn at Touch-A-Tractor on April 9. Tickets are $10 each or 3 for $25. Call (630) 584-8660 to purchase tickets by phone with VISA or MC. Proceeds benefit KCFB Foundation scholarships. Raffle tickets will also provide FREE family admission to Touch-A-Tractor on the lawn at KCFB, April 7-9, 2017
Young Farmers Receive High Honors Congratulations to the Kane County Farm Bureau Young Farmers committee on being named the winner of two Illinois Farm Bureau awards. They won the Most Outstanding Young Farmer Project and the IFB Harvest for ALL (for the 15th consecutive year). Projects are submitted by the end of August, and then evaluated blind by 3 evaluators. Those selected as most outstanding projects or project winners will be recognized at the IFB Annual Meeting in the Exhibit Hall during a December 4 Awards Ceremony, and with a certificate.
December's Featured item - Holiday Ham
Visit us soon for this month's special and to purchase other quality foods
Kane County Farm Bureau is a not-for-profit membership association serving members, local agricultural producers and Kane County communities since 1912. With over 15,000 member families, Farm Bureau membership is open to all in Kane County who support a stable, profitable and permanent agricultural sector as a vital part of a strong economy in a free society.