Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation, The Ohio Agricultural Council, Farm Credit Mid-America, United Producers Inc., OABA Educational Trust and several county Farm Bureaus have announced their scholarship offerings for 2014. All scholarship programs assist students in pursuing their education in agricultural-related areas of study and aim to help promote agriculture and agribusiness as a growing field of career opportunities.
News & Events
- Farm Bureau helping farmers meet their water quality goals
- Restructured Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation has $10 million goal
- Protecting, improving agritourism
- Ohio Supreme Court case examines how grain bins are taxed
- A broader look at Ohio’s tax system
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For months, Ohio Farm Bureau staff and volunteers have studied the complicated formula of the Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV), which taxes farmland for its agricultural value rather than its fair market value and acts as a strong farmland preservation program.
Six counties participate in County Activities of Excellence Awards program; Young Ag Professionals compete in national contests
Below is a few photos of Farm Bureau member events. If they look like events you and others you know would enjoy consider attending your county's kick-off and joining the membership drive! County Farm Bureau's across the state will be holding membership kick-offs over the next few weeks. Kick-offs vary from membership benefit expos to family fun events to personal development opportunities to land and legal issue information opportunities.
At the end of the year, Congress passed a bill that retroactively reinstates for one year more than 50 tax provisions that expired at the end of 2013. These tax provisions are essential to small businesses and rural economies, and Farm Bureau will continue to work for a long-term solution so farmers have the certainty they need to plan for the future.
Ohio Farm Bureau President discusses Farm Bureau's success in annual address to annual meeting delegates.
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Remote Webinar Locations
Ohio State University Extension will be offering its Sheep and Goat Webinar Series again this year, focusing on "Tips for Productivity Improvement. Every Monday evening in February from 7-9 p.m. remot...
Crowne Plaza North
6500 Doubletree Ave.
Columbus, OH 43229
The Ohio AgriBusiness Association's 2015 Industry Conference provides invaluable education and networking opportunities for agribusiness professionals across Ohio. This year's conference provides a wi...
Fischer Auditorium and Shisler Conference Center
1680 Madison Avenue
Wooster, OH 44691
Sponsored by Ohio State University & Ohio Craft Brewers Association Presentations will cover: Mobile Hop Harvesters; Planning your hop farm; How Brewers Select their Hops; Managing Diseases; Collabora...
Ohio Department of Agriculture
8995 E. Main St.
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
The Ohio Forages and Grasslands Council Annual Conference program focus is “Take the Next Step” in your forage management program. The featured speaker will be Dr. Ed Rayburn, Extension Specialist at ...
Wooster and Piketon
The new, innovative Ohio hops research program offered by Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences is offering free monthly tours of its hops fields in Wooster...
OSU Extension Ross County
475 Western Ave.
Chillicothe, OH 45601
Selling timber isn't something that woodland owners should take lightly. The decisions that you make now will not only affect you financially but will alter the course of your woodlot for a long time ...
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