HOW TO JOIN?
Everyone is eligible to apply for Farm Bureau membership and receive the many benefits and services available. When you join, you are applying for membership in the Kern County Farm Bureau. All members receive the Farm Newspaper produced exclusively for Kern County Farm Bureau members. Farmers and ranchers who receive income from production agriculture join as Voting Members and receive the weekly Ag Alert®, California’s number one agricultural trade journal. Voting Members are also eligible to sign up for the Monday Update, Kern County’s weekly digital agricultural update. All others join as Sustaining Members and receive the bimonthly California Bountiful, filled with useful information and background on food production, home gardening and other subjects. Businesses (agriculturally related and non-agriculturally related) may join as BusinessMembers. Business members receive the same benefits as Voting and Sustaining members plus all Business members are listed in the Business section of our newspaper and website.
Choose the most convenient way to join:
By Telephone – Call the County Farm Bureau office at (661) 397-9635 and have your VISA or MasterCard ready for dues payment. Be ready to provide name, address, phone and other pertinent information.
Walk-In – 801 S. Mount Vernon Avenue Bakersfield, CA 93307. Our hours are 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.. Click here for a map.
By Mail – Complete and mail an application form to the Kern County Farm Bureau, 801 South Mount Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93307.
Online – New members may join Farm Bureau online, through a secure Webservice. Be ready to provide name, address, phone and other pertinent information and have either a Visa® or MasterCard® ready for dues payment.