COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - The growing popularity of gardening, food preservation and other “back to basics” topics will be the focus of a new day-long seminar sponsored by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation.
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - The science, economics and politics of global warming will be examined on this week’s edition of Town Hall Ohio. Ohio State University economists Andy Keeler and Brent Sohngen will talk about climate change, its causes and effects. They also will discuss proposed federal legislation to deal with the issue and the costs and benefits of the proposals.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation has selected ten $1,000 scholarship recipients in three scholarship programs for the 2009-2010 academic year.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation has announced that William Dolan, recently retired CEO of the Children’s Hunger Alliance in Columbus, will be the honoree for the organization’s 2009 Golf Invitational to be held June 22 at Jefferson Golf and Country Club in Blacklick.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - Once again, county Farm Bureaus, OSU Extension offices and Soil and Water offices will have a great opportunity to recognize Certified Crop Advisers (CCAs) for their outstanding work with agricultural producers.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - Young agricultural professionals will take a walk on the wild side this summer with an excursion to the Columbus Zoo.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - Ohio teens are invited to join together for a unique set of summer leadership conferences sponsored by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF).
The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) has announced the creation of the Center for Food and Animal Issues. The Center represents Farm Bureau’s expanded commitment to participate in and influence the public dialog over the role animals play in society.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - A detailed discussion of the H1N1 influenza virus will be held on this week’s edition of Town Hall Ohio. Featured guests will be Dr. Tim Buckley from Ohio State University’s College of Public Health and Dr. Richard Slemons of OSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Also appearing are Dick Isler of the Ohio Pork Producers Council and Sara Morman from the Ohio Department of Health (ODH).
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - Korre Boyer of Ashland County was one of 20 selected individuals to recently graduate from a new, intensive leadership program designed to develop advocates for the agriculture industry. Developed by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, the AgriPOWER Institute was launched last summer to help farmers and agribusiness professionals gain influence over public policy issues that impact their businesses.