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For interviews, background information, story ideas or sources (farmers or staff), or if you would like to be added to our news release distribution list, contact:

Joe Cornely
Sr. Director
Corporate Communications
Email: jcornely@ofbf.org
Tel: 614 – 246 – 8230

Rebecca Everman
Executive Assistant
Corporate Communications
Email: reverman@ofbf.org
Tel: 614 – 246 – 8241

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News Releases

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Town Hall Ohio looks ahead to the Ohio State Fair

July 22, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Everything from great food and spectacular rides to animals and big-name entertainment awaits visitors at the 156th Ohio State Fair.

Hancock County Farm Bureau announces organizational move

July 21, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Effective July 1, Hancock County Farm Bureau members may have noticed a change to their organization’s office.

Wyandot County Farm Bureau announces organizational restructuring

July 21, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Effective Monday, July 20, Wyandot County Farm Bureau members will notice some changes to their organization’s offices and management.

Allen County Farm Bureau announces organizational restructuring

July 21, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Effective June 15, Allen County Farm Bureau members may have noticed some changes to their organization’s office and management.

Hardin County Farm Bureau announces organizational restructuring

July 21, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Effective Monday, July 20, Hardin County Farm Bureau members will notice some changes to their organization’s office and management.

Logan County Farm Bureau announces organizational restructuring

July 21, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Effective Monday, July 20, Logan County Farm Bureau members will notice some changes to their organization’s office and management.

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Ohio’s Farmers Offer “Free Groceries for a Year!”

July 17, 2009

Columbus, Ohio (July 20, 2009) – Who said there’s no such thing as a free lunch? Not Ohio’s farmers. In fact, they will be offering the chance for consumers statewide to win free groceries for breakfast, lunch, and dinner – for an entire year.

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Ohio Farm Bureau exhibit offers family attractions at Ohio State Fair

July 15, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - Family fun and a connection to rural Ohio are just two of the many reasons for visitors to stop by the “Land and Living” exhibit at the Ohio State Fair, July 29 to Aug. 9. Presented by Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, the exhibit demonstrates agriculture’s link to everyday life.

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Senate Majority Floor Leader Keith Faber, R-Celina and House Majority Whip Jay Goyal, D-Mansfield

Ohio legislators debate state budget issues on Town Hall Ohio

July 10, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - Leaders from the Ohio General Assembly will detail Ohio’s budget challenges and potential fixes during this week’s broadcast of Town Hall Ohio.

OFBF strongly supports Bio-products Bill

June 19, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) Executive Vice President Jack Fisher is confident a new bill will preserve and create new jobs by capitalizing on the strength of Ohio’s agriculture and polymer industries.