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Action: Spokesperson Training

Published Aug. 12, 2010

Dwight Beougher, a Franklin County Farm Bureau member, delivers a speech in front of a television camera as part of a recent spokesperson training program held by Ohio Farm Bureauís Center for Food and Animal Issues.

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Tips for both beginners and more experienced social media users

Add value to social media engagement

Published Feb. 22, 2010

When people see a friend post an update that says, ďEating a cookie with a glass of milk,Ē it often leaves them wondering a number of things, including why did he tell us this?

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The line above indicates the divide between the Lake Erie and Ohio River drainage basins.

Advisory board working to develop recommendations on Lake Erie water use

Published Jul. 16, 2009

Last year, Ohio was among the eight Midwest states and two Canadian provinces to ratify the Great Lakes Compact ó an agreement that governs the use and prevents the diversion of water from the Great Lakes.

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Members of the Answer Council of Jackson County tour the large animal hospital at Ohio State University.

Advisory Council takes trip

Published Sep. 24, 2010

The Answer Council of Jackson County decided to use a daytime trip to Ohio State University to learn more about animal health and meat safety issues.

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Advisory Councils have new platform to discuss issues

Published Oct. 15, 2009

Grassroots program now featured in Buckeye Farm News

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Advisory team members discuss agriculture education issues and opportunities.

Advisory teams advance ideas

Published Apr. 15, 2014

Farmers spent time in March discussing several big picture issues facing agriculture at this yearís Trends and Issues Conference and Advisory Team meetings.

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Feed grains advisory team being briefed on the farm bill by Dr. Carl Zulauf of OSU

Advisory Teams meet as Ohio Farm Bureau policy development process begins

Published Mar. 26, 2012

Ohio Farm Bureau Federationís policy development process has begun and will continue through December. One part of the policy development process, advisory teams, has been meeting throughout March.

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Farm Bureau members gathered to discuss issues affecting Ohio agriculture as part of Ohio Farm Bureau's Advisory Teams.

Advisory Teams meet to discuss issues, policy

Published Apr. 9, 2013

Advisory teams met March 26 to discuss top issues facing agriculture in Ohio, and suggest policies and programs Ohio Farm Bureau should support. In an audio clip accompanying her column, Director of Commodity Relations Sandy Kuhn explains what the Advisory Teams are and their purpose.

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Dr. Jay Lehr talks about the importance of farmers speaking for themselves

Advocacy Advised

Published Dec. 2, 2009

Speakers tell Farmers to do the speaking on opening day of Annual Meeting

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AFBF creates online resource for rural community building

Published Jun. 11, 2010

A new blog created by American Farm Bureau Federation provides a forum for county and state Farm Bureaus to share resources, ideas and information on improving the quality of life in rural communities.

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