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

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

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News Releases

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Palsgrove

Palsgrove named Ohio Farm Bureau Discussion Meet finalist

August 17, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Cassandra Palsgrove of Pickerington has been named a state finalist in Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2009 Discussion Meet.

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Haley

Haley named Ohio Farm Bureau Discussion Meet finalist

August 17, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Pam Haley of West Salem has been named a state finalist in Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) 2009 Discussion Meet.

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2009 President's Award winner county representatives

County Farm Bureaus receive awards for outstanding programming

August 17, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) recognized county Farm Bureaus for their outstanding activities and achievements during the past year at the organization’s annual leadership conference held in Columbus Aug. 10 and 11.

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Former Texas Congressman Charlie Stenholm (l) and OFBF President Brent Porteus (r)

Stenholm Discusses National Issues on Town Hall Ohio

August 12, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Former Texas Congressman Charlie Stenholm is this week’s guest on Town Hall Ohio. He appears on the program after speaking to more than 600 Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) leaders and volunteers at the organization’s annual Leadership Conference in Columbus.

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Ohio Farm Bureau and Bob Evans Recipe Contest Winners to be Announced

August 05, 2009

Winners will receive free Bob Evans grocery products for one year

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Campbell, Dorman, White, Bumgarner (seated)

Ohio Farm Bureau assembles team for new Center for Food and Animal Issues

July 29, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) recently-created Center for Food and Animal Issues has assembled its team of professionals that will facilitate discussion over society’s relationship to animals.

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Dr. Dorman

Dorman named Director of Food Programs for Center for Food and Animal Issues

July 23, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) has named Leah Dorman, D.V.M., as director of food programs for its Center for Food and Animal Issues.

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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.