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Our Ohio: Telling Agriculture’s Story

Published Mar. 12, 2009 | Discuss this article on Facebook
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Restaurants that feature local products

A new addition to the Buying Local Directory at is a listing of restaurants that offer local products on their menus. Restaurant owners who are members are invited to list their businesses on the Buying Local Directory; the enrollment form is available at, click on “Resources” then “Register a Restaurant.” This is also an opportunity to invite these businesses to be a part of Farm Bureau so they can participate in this new member benefit.

Discussion forums now available at

Readers are now invited to comment on all things Our Ohio at the discussion forums. Each topic on the Web site has its own discussion page: food and recipes, gardening, farming, travel, pets, Our Ohio television series and magazine, teacher resources and healthy living. Users must create a log-in before commenting on any of the topics, or before creating a new discussion topic.        To get started, visit and click on the forums section on the home page.

E-mails requested

Ohio Farm Bureau staff members have created a bimonthly newsletter for teachers that describes all the resources available to them through Farm Bureau and other agricultural groups. Members who know teachers who should be receiving the newsletter should provide the teachers’ e-mail addresses to Judy Roush, [email protected] or call (614) 246-8243.


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