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Scott graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

March 30, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Georgetown resident Hannah Scott is one of 19 farmers and agribusiness professionals who recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute, Class VI.

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Simpson graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

March 30, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Milford resident Greg Simpson is one of 19 farmers and agribusiness professionals who recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute, Class VI.

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Smith graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

March 30, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Whitehouse resident Wade Smith is one of 19 farmers and agribusiness professionals who recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute, Class VI.

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Somrack graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

March 30, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Newbury resident Tom Somrack is one of 19 farmers and agribusiness professionals who recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute, Class VI.

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Vonderhaar graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

March 30, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Camden resident Rachael Vonderhaar is one of 19 farmers and agribusiness professionals who recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute, Class VI.

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Watters graduates from AgriPOWER Institute

March 30, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Winchester resident Kristy Watters is one of 19 farmers and agribusiness professionals who recently graduated from Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) AgriPOWER Institute, Class VI.

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Farmers asked to complete fertilizer certification training

March 26, 2015

Farmers are being encouraged to complete the requirements of Ohio’s Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Certification Program.

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Davis joins Ohio Farm Bureau staff

March 12, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Haley Davis of Bucyrus has joined Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s field staff to help support county Farm Bureaus in their operations. Davis, who was hired in anticipation of future staffing needs, will be training under Tim Hicks, organization director for Crawford, Delaware, Marion, Morrow, Richland and Wyandot counties. Her duties will be helping leaders strengthen county Farm Bureaus through program development and implementation and identifying ways to serve members and their communities.

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Farm Bureau supports new nutrient bill

March 09, 2015

Ohio House Bill 61, aimed at reducing nutrient runoff in the Western Lake Erie Basin (WLEB), has earned the support of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF).

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CAUV formula to be improved

March 06, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Increases in farmland valuations will be reduced following the Ohio Department of Taxation’s decision to enact administrative changes to the Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV) formula recently proposed by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF).