COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – John Schoenhals of Archbold and Caroline Weihl of Perrysburg recently represented Ohio in the national Collegiate Discussion Meet, a contest promoted by the Young Farmers and Ranchers (YF&R) program of the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF).
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Four finalists have been named in Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 Discussion Meet. They are Elaine Beekman of Wellington, Christen Clemson of Cortland, Elizabeth Mead of Mechanicsburg and Victoria Shaw of Litchfield.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Editors: The following statement may be attributed to John C. (Jack) Fisher, executive vice president, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Editors: The following statement from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation on House passage of Farm Bill may be attributed to John C. (Jack) Fisher, executive vice president, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – The Taste From Our Ohio Gift Basket is the newest exclusive benefit for members of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). The baskets of unique, nonperishable Ohio food items promote local businesses and bring together the food and farm communities. A portion of the proceeds from basket sales will fund youth scholarships and agricultural education projects through the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Latham and Katie Farley of Clayton were recently elected chairs of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) Young Agricultural Professional Advisory Team.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Nutrient management, agricultural drainage and state tax policy were among issues voting delegates addressed at the 95th annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). Delegates also established a committee to study changes to the membership model for the organization.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Steve Hirsch of Chillicothe has been re-elected president of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He holds the highest elected office in the state’s largest and most inclusive farm organization. His election took place during the 95th annual meeting of Ohio Farm Bureau, held Dec. 4-6 in Columbus.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Sparky Weilnau of Milan has been re-elected first vice president of Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF), the second highest elected office in the state’s largest and most influential farm organization. He serves on OFBF’s board of trustees for District 3, representing members from Cuyahoga, Erie, Huron and Lorain counties.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Frank Burkett III of Massillon has been re-elected treasurer of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). As treasurer, he holds the third-highest elected office in the state’s largest and most inclusive farm organization. As OFBF trustee for District 9, Burkett represents Farm Bureau members from Columbiana, Mahoning, Portage and Stark counties.