The current farm bill, which is set to expire in 2012, is something that is always at the top of the priority list of issues for Ohio Farm Bureau and American Farm Bureau.
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A recent summit hosted by the Center for Food Integrity sought to shed light on a number of factors that could influence how food is produced.
After farmers raised concerns about the USDAís initial proposal on a national identification system, the agency has offered a revised plan.
State Auditor Dave Yost is on a mission to cut the fat out of state and local governments.
Using a tractor to haul equipment on a roadway may not be legal if itís a wide load. A Union County Farm Bureau member was surprised to find this out because heíd been hauling a piece of equipment that way for a long time.
Any time there is an increase in what we must pay for something, it usually gets our attention. Thatís the case in many counties around the state when landowners received their property tax bills and discovered an increase.
The intentional release of lions, bears, tigers and other exotic species in rural Muskingum County has created significant public demand for new laws to control ownership of such animals. But the topic of wild and dangerous animals has been on Farm Bureauís agenda for several months.
Decades ago, Ohioís Republican and Democratic lawmakers would debate and craft legislation for hours and then later socialize together.
According to the American Farm Bureau, the Department of Labor is proposing new regulations that would limit the ability of kids under the age of 16 to work on the nationís farms.
Arrangements must be made by Dec. 2. The annual meeting registration fee is $100.