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Joe Cornely
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Email: jcornely@ofbf.org
Tel: 614 – 246 – 8230

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Email: reverman@ofbf.org
Tel: 614 – 246 – 8241

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Miller on Ohio Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee

September 05, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Al Miller of Marietta is serving as a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 policy development committee. The committee collects and organizes policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by OFBF’s delegate body at the annual meeting in December.

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Patterson on Ohio Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee

September 05, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – James W. (Bill) Patterson of Chesterland is serving as a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 policy development committee. The committee collects and organizes policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by OFBF’s delegate body at the annual meeting in December.

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Poling on Ohio Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee

September 05, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Mike Poling of Delphos is serving as a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 policy development committee. The committee collects and organizes policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by OFBF’s delegate body at the annual meeting in December.

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Prettyman on Ohio Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee

September 05, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Cy Prettyman of New Bloomington is serving as a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 policy development committee. The committee collects and organizes policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by OFBF’s delegate body at the annual meeting in December.

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Reid on Ohio Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee

September 05, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Margaret Reid of Willow Wood is serving as a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 policy development committee. The committee collects and organizes policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by OFBF’s delegate body at the annual meeting in December.

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Tangeman on Ohio Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee

September 05, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Richard Tangeman of New Bremen is serving as a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 policy development committee. The committee collects and organizes policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by OFBF’s delegate body at the annual meeting in December.

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Weaver on Ohio Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee

September 05, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Chris Weaver of Lyons is serving as a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 policy development committee. The committee collects and organizes policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by OFBF’s delegate body at the annual meeting in December.

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Wilkins on Ohio Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee

September 05, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – William Wilkins of Troy is serving as a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 policy development committee. The committee collects and organizes policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by OFBF’s delegate body at the annual meeting in December.

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Williams on Ohio Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee

September 05, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Robin Williams of Piketon is serving as a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2014 policy development committee. The committee collects and organizes policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by OFBF’s delegate body at the annual meeting in December.

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Beam participating in intensive agricultural leadership program

August 27, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Sabina resident Brooke Beam is one of 20 farmers and agribusiness professionals selected by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) to participate in the 2014-2015 AgriPOWER Institute. Beam will be pursuing a PhD in agriculture later this year at Ohio State University. She is a Clinton County Farm Bureau member, board member of Energize Clinton County and has a grain farm and maple syrup business.