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OFBF statement on Daniels appointment to the Ohio Department of Agriculture.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Roger Baker of Wooster has been elected District 8 trustee for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He will help govern the state’s largest general farm organization and represent Farm Bureau members from Ashland, Medina, Summit and Wayne counties.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Katherine Harrison of Canal Winchester has been elected to the board of trustees for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). She will represent Farm Bureau members from District 11, which consists of Delaware, Franklin, Madison and Union counties. As trustee she will help govern the state’s largest general farm organization.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Lane Osswald of Eldorado has been elected District 18 trustee for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He will help govern the state’s largest general farm organization and represent Farm Bureau members from Butler, Hamilton, Montgomery and Preble counties.