COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Sparky Weilnau of Milan has been elected first vice president of Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF), the second highest elected office in the state’s largest general farm organization. He also was re-elected trustee for District 3 and will continue to represent members from Cuyahoga, Erie, Huron and Lorain counties.
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Frank Burkett III of Massillon has been elected treasurer for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). It is the third highest elected office in the organization. He remains District 9 trustee, representing Farm Bureau members from Columbiana, Mahoning, Portage and Stark counties.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Adam Sharp has been named vice president, public policy for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He will be responsible for directing federal, state and local public affairs activities aimed at carrying out the policies established by OFBF members.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Keith Stimpert has been named senior vice president, organization for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). He will be responsible for oversight of OFBF’s support services and field operations including organization director services for county Farm Bureaus.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Matt and Rachel Heimerl of Johnstown have been named winners of Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2011 Outstanding Young Farmer Award.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Scott and Tracie Isler of Prospect have been named winners of Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2011 Excellence in Agriculture contest.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Shelby Brammell of Kenton has been named the winner of Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2011 Discussion Meet. The annual contest tests young professionals’ subject knowledge, problem solving abilities and personal and small group communications skills.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – The exceptional work of county Farm Bureau volunteers was recognized through County Achievement Awards presented during Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) annual meeting, Nov. 30 through Dec. 2 in Columbus.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Five outstanding leaders in Ohio agriculture were honored by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) at the group’s 93nd annual meeting Dec. 1 in Columbus.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – The 93rd annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) will take place Nov. 30 - Dec. 2 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Columbus, Ohio. The theme of this year’s meeting is “Working and Growing Together.”