News & Events

Video: Ohio farmers await planting weather

Published Apr. 10, 2014

Farm Bureau members Don and Marcie Williams explain the spring waiting game.

USDA, Farm Credit Partner for Rural Business Investment Fund

Published Apr. 22, 2014

The partnership will focus on private sector investment in bio-manufacturing, advanced energy production, local and regional food systems and improved farming technologies.

USDA Helps Open and Expand Export Markets for U.S. Agriculture through 2014 Far

Published Apr. 17, 2014

Through the Market Access Program (MAP), FAS partners with U.S. agricultural trade associations, cooperatives, state regional trade groups and small businesses to share the costs of overseas marketing and promotional activities that help build commercial export markets for U.S. agricultural products and commodities.

U.S. Department of Agriculture officials witness mobile produce bus

Published Apr. 23, 2014

The mobile produce bus began operating in 2013 and has destinations throughout Allen County to bring healthy, affordable produce to residents in the county. It’s part of the Activate Allen County imitative to improve the health of residents in Allen County.

Today's Farms Better Positioned to Withstand Economic Fallout

Published Apr. 15, 2014

While debt use and leverage varies widely, most farm businesses are better prepared to handle unexpected changes in farm income or interest rates than they were in the 1990s – hopefully poised to avoid any similar situations to the 1980s farm economy fallout.