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Email: jcornely@ofbf.org
Tel: 614 – 246 – 8230

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Email: reverman@ofbf.org
Tel: 614 – 246 – 8241

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News Releases

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(Pictured l-r) Jack Fisher, OFBF executive vice president, Mr. Knapke and Sandy Kuhn, AgriPOWER director.

Knapke graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

April 11, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Dusty Knapke of Wapakoneta recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.

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(Pictured l-r) Jack Fisher, OFBF executive vice president, Mr. Longenecker and Sandy Kuhn, AgriPOWER director.

Longenecker graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

April 11, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Mark Longenecker of Arcanum recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.

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(Pictured l-r) Jack Fisher, OFBF executive vice president, Ms. Mead and Sandy Kuhn, AgriPOWER director.

Mead graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

April 11, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Elizabeth Mead of London recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.

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Moore graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

April 11, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) –Kelly Moore of Delaware recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.

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(Pictured l-r) Jack Fisher, OFBF executive vice president, Ms. Schemrich and Sandy Kuhn, AgriPOWER director.

Schemrich graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

April 11, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Monica Schemrich of Orient recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.

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(Pictured l-r) Jack Fisher, OFBF executive vice president, Ms. Schlechter and Sandy Kuhn, AgriPOWER director.

Schlechter graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

April 11, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) –Carrie Schlechter of Norwalk recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.

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(Pictured l-r) Jack Fisher, OFBF executive vice president, Mr. Schmitt and Sandy Kuhn, AgriPOWER director.

Schmitt graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

April 11, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Derek Schmitt of Baltimore recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.

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(Pictured l-r) Jack Fisher, OFBF executive vice president, Ms. Sizemore and Sandy Kuhn, AgriPOWER director.

Sizemore graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

April 11, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Joy Sizemore of Monroeville recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.

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(Pictured l-r) Jack Fisher, OFBF executive vice president, Mr. Stateler and Sandy Kuhn, AgriPOWER director.

Stateler graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

April 11, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Anthony Stateler of McComb recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.

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(Pictured l-r) Jack Fisher, OFBF executive vice president, Ms. Sutherly and Sandy Kuhn, AgriPOWER director.

Sutherly graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

April 11, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Laura Sutherly of Troy recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute. The intensive, yearlong leadership training program was launched in 2008 to help farmers and agricultural professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.