Ohio Farm Bureau and The Nature Conservancy teamed up this week on a presentation to the Lake Erie Legislative Caucus about Healthy Water Ohio’s strategic plan for maintaining and strengthening the state’s water resources.
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- Senate passes agritourism bill
- Legal with Leah: Ag sales tax exemption
- Vertical Farming on 'Town Hall Ohio'
- Growing Our Generation: Telling the story of agriculture
- OFBF pushes for action on proposed CAUV legislation
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Meet Taysha Reitzel of Williams County. The latest featured editor of the Growing Our Generation e-newsletter.
Maureen O'Connor is the 10th Chief Justice of the Ohio Supreme Court and the first women to hold that position. One of her latest initiatives is to tackle the problem in Ohio... our less than enthusiastic participation in judicial elections.
Ohio Farm Bureau, Nationwide and several other organizations helped raise more than $174,000 for the Ohio 4-H Foundation.
Williams County farmer and mom writes about helping connect non farmers to their food.
In an exclusive blog, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine urges Ohioans to vote Yes on State Issue 2.
Mid-Ohio Foodbank serves a large area of Ohio by providing meals to more than half a million people. Hunger. How can we best help those who need help? Guest: Matt Habash, Pres / CEO, Mid-Ohio Foodbank; Dr. Bobby Moser, Ohio State University and member of the foodbank board.
Looking for a way to enhance your knowledge of and experience with Farm Bureau? Ohio Farm Bureau's Young Ag Professionals State Committee would like to invite 10 Young Ag Professional members to attend the American Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Conference in Kansas City Feb. 12-15.
In an exclusive blog, Secretary of State Jon Husted urges Ohioans to vote Yes on State Issue 1.
Three of Ohio Farm Bureau’s biggest conferences are taking place soon, and OFBF members are encouraged to attend.
In a major victory for farmers and landowners, a Cincinnati appeals court has temporarily halted the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s implementation of a controversial water rule that is of concern for farmers and landowners.
Ohio Farm Bureau is urging Ohioans to vote Yes on State Issue 1, Yes on State Issue 2 and No on State Issue 3. All three issues deal with amending the state constitution, and Farm Bureau’s positions reflect policy established by its voting delegates.Contact your county Farm Bureau to get a sign.
Meet Kristin Reese of Fairfield County. The latest featured editor of the Growing Our Generation e-newsletter.
These are exciting times for the Republicans in Ohio. They have a candidate running for president, and they're preparing to host the 2016 National Convention. Plus they're in the midst of an interesting race for a U.S. Senate seat. Guest: Matt Borges, Chairman, Ohio Republican Party.
Fairfield County farmer and mom writes about the mountain of misinformation about food out there, leaving mothers confused about how to best feed their families and her work addressing this issue.
Farm Bureau member Kristin Reese writes about her involvement in leadership and advocacy programs that have given her opportunities to make an impact on agriculture.
Fairfield County farmer, mother, advocate and business woman Kristin Reese writes about her business that brings local food to her customers and opens up a line of communication about today's food and agriculture.
Just as in the spring, fall brings harvest and the need to move equipment over the roadways. Farmers should be cautious to ensure they remain in compliance with road laws and avoid citations that could slow down their busy season. Listen to past episode of ‘Legal with Leah’ where she discusses farm equipment on roadways
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has made revisions to the Worker Protection Standard. The changes affect how the nation’s 2 million agricultural workers and families are protected when working with pesticides.
Almost 1.5 million Ohioans either heat their home, power their businesses or otherwise make use of the products and services of Columbus Gas of Ohio, the largest natural gas utility in Ohio. Guest Dan Creekmur, president, Columbia Gas of Ohio and discusses on this week's Town Hall Ohio
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources recently recognized five families representing each region of the state as winners of the 2015 Conservation Farm Family Awards. The families each received $400 from Ohio Farm Bureau.
Having changes made to the Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV) program remains a top Ohio Farm Bureau priority.
Those who want to limit energy development in Ohio are trying to do so by using a little employed mechanism in the Ohio Constitution. While the intention is to limit oil and gas drilling or pipeline development, the initiatives could have far- reaching impacts on all businesses and citizens.
Farm Bureau members are encouraged to become engaged in informing voters about the three measures on the November ballot.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency needs to withdraw the controversial “Waters of the U.S.” (WOTUS) rule and start over again. This message is being repeated across the country by Farm Bureau, judges, lawmakers and landowners.