News & Events

Drought Is the Mother of Invention on the Farm

Published Jul. 16, 2015

Growers are quicker to invest in modern water-saving technologies, once a hard sell

Sweet and hot products get top honors in Ohio food innovation contest

Published Jul. 15, 2015

The Center for Innovative Food Technology (CIFT) and the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) sponsored this year's contest, asking food entrepreneurs and chefs to submit written applications, which are scored for their product's concept.

Near-record rains compromising wheat, corn and beans

Published Jul. 15, 2015

According to the National Weather Service, June was among the wettest on record across northern Ohio and northwestern Pennsylvania.

Senate subcommittee advances $20.5B bill funding Agriculture, FDA

Published Jul. 15, 2015

The bill's contains $20.5 billion in discretionary funding, which is $65 million below the current level and $1.1 billion below President Obama’s request. The bulk of the measure, however, contains $123.3 billion mandatory funding. The text of the bill won't be released until Thursday.

Senate subcommittee advances $20.5B bill funding Agriculture, FDA

Published Jul. 15, 2015

The bill's contains $20.5 billion in discretionary funding, which is $65 million below the current level and $1.1 billion below President Obama’s request. The bulk of the measure, however, contains $123.3 billion mandatory funding. The text of the bill won't be released until Thursday.