Brian Peach has been named vice president, organization for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF).
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Ryan and Nikki McClure of Grover Hill were recently appointed by AFBF President Bob Stallman to serve on the organizationís Young Farmers and Ranchers Committee.
In eastern Ohio, the big land rush is on, driven by natural gas and oil exploration. The payout for property owners who lease out their land can be huge or pitiful, depending on the terms of the lease.
Last week five recent Ohio Farm Bureau interns were recognized for their achievements at the Kentucky Derby themed Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Recognition Banquet. They also were all prominently featured as part of the committee who planned and executed the elaborate event..
The American Farm Bureau Federation annual meeting will be held in Seattle Jan. 10 to 13.
Gov. John Kasich recently signed legislation sponsored by Rep. Lynn Wachtmann that outlines state regulations on water withdrawals, which was the final implementing measure to the Great Lakes Compact.
Ohioís acceptance of more than $8 billion in federal stimulus money is ďnot only wise, itís appropriate,Ē said Chris Redfern, chairman of the Ohio Democratic Party. But Kevin DeWine, chairman of the Ohio Republican Party, disagreed, saying that it does not solve the stateís future budget shortfalls.
Cassandra Palsgrove of Fairfield County was Ohioís state Discussion Meet winner and competed at the AFBF annual meeting.
A Kubota M-series tractor was delivered Tuesday to Matt and Rachel Heimerl of Johnstown, who were named winners of Ohio Farm Bureau Federationís (OFBF) 2011 Outstanding Young Farmer Award this past winter.
Three finalists competing for Ohio Farm Bureau's Outstanding Young Farmer
The saying in politics is that if youíre explaining, youíre losing. As the grassroots uprising mounts against the Humane Society of the United States, the group is finding it has a lot of explaining to do.
Integrity of the Livestock Care Standards Board was worth protecting.
Social media has ushered in alternative methods of empowerment and organization. Now, we must pay attention and act upon the trends drawing the line between success and failure for businesses and organizations of the future.
Good public policy will allow Ohio farmers to continue provide safe, local foods and proper care for their animals.
Issue 2 is not about an ideology. It is about a reality. The world is changing. And we mustnít think that we can take no action today and be prepared for the fights that await us.
A video for the burrito chain Chipotle that received millions of views on YouTube got another bump when it aired on national television during the Grammy Awards.
Voters have answered that question and the Livestock Care Standards Board has been established. We should now all agree that it must live up to its constitutional charge of protecting Ohio farms, families and animals.
Changing our conversation with consumers doesn't mean giving away the farm. It simply asks farmers to share their values about producing food and to listen to consumers while they share theirs.
What's ahead on 'Our Ohio' TV and a new tool for teachers
Ohio Farm Bureau staff and volunteers took part in the Ohio Produce Growers & Marketers Association Congress in January.
The March/April issue of Our Ohio will feature a story on two produce auctions and how they can be a travel destination to visit or maybe an event to make a purchase.
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Local dining directory, discussion forums, Equine Affaire
Our Ohio magazine, garden for cash and prizes, Chef Tami winners
Growing a Masterpiece, Bob Evans recipe contest, Ag in the Classroom