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Welcome reporters. Ohio Farm Bureau is eager to help you meet the needs of your readers, viewers and listeners.

You can rely on Ohio Farm Bureau members and staff as knowledgeable sources on diverse subjects such as:
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For interviews, background information, story ideas or sources (farmers or staff), or if you would like to be added to our news release distribution list, contact:

Joe Cornely
Sr. Director
Corporate Communications
Email: jcornely@ofbf.org
Tel: 614 – 246 – 8230

Rebecca Everman
Executive Assistant
Corporate Communications
Email: reverman@ofbf.org
Tel: 614 – 246 – 8241

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News Releases

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Tobe Graduates From AgriPOWER Institute

April 17, 2012

Curtis Tobe recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute.

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Vincent Graduates From AgriPOWER Institute

April 17, 2012

Kris Vincent recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute.

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Wildman Graduates From AgriPOWER Institute

April 17, 2012

Carol Wildman recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute.

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How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?

Ohio Farm Bureau Names 2012 Children’s Literature Award Winner

March 13, 2012

How Did That Get in My Lunchbox?: The Story of Food has been named the recipient of the 2012 Ohio Farm Bureau Award for Children’s Literature.

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Newly appointed ODA Director Daniels addresses Farm Bureau members at OFBF's annual Ag Day at the Capitol.

Farm Bureau pleased with selection of Daniels as Ohio Ag Director

February 15, 2012

OFBF statement on Daniels appointment to the Ohio Department of Agriculture.

Ohio Farm Bureau Ag Day At The Capitol

February 14, 2012

Nearly 400 farmers, lawmakers and guests will discuss taxes, energy issues, water quality and nutrient management, elections and the 2012 Farm Bill. Featured speakers include Hillsboro Mayor and comedian Drew Hastings and ODA Interim Director Tony Forshey.

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Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Awards Agricultural Grants

February 06, 2012

The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation has awarded a series of Agricultural Action & Awareness Grants supporting programs & projects focusing on agricultural education & ecological and/or economic development for the 2012 program year.

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Wells Is New Farm Bureau Communications Specialist

February 02, 2012

Callie Wells has been named communications specialist by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation. She’ll contribute to the organization’s web and multimedia team, focusing on communications through the organization's website, e-newsletters and participation in social media.

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Heimerls named to American Farm Bureau committee

December 14, 2011

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Matt and Rachel Heimerl of Johnstown have been appointed to the American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) Young Farmers and Ranchers Committee. The appointment was announced by AFBF President Bob Stallman.

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Ohio Farm Bureau Delegates Establish 2012 Policy

December 07, 2011

Energy, water quality, farm policy and Ohio State University Extension services were the primary topics member delegates discussed during the 93rd annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation.