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Beefnutrition is managed by the National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA) which develops and implements checkoff programs on behalf of the Beef Board and state beef councils. Producer-directed and consumer-focused, NCBA is the trade association of America's cattle farmers.

Fruit Growers Marketing Association of Ohio

Fruit Growers Marketing Association is a grower owned marketing cooperative. The company was incorporated in 1957 to supply both large and small markets with over 20 varieties of Ohio apples. As stewards of the land, our grower members are committed to quality, family and health.

National Cattlemen's Beef Association

Through three mergers, numerous organizational splits, economic busts, natural disasters, world wars, changing political views and evolving consumer wants, the National Cattlemen's Beef Association has persevered as the voice of the American beef industry.

National Corn Growers Association

NCGA is the largest trade organization in the United States representing corn growers. Since its inception the NCGA has successfully represented corn growers, throughout the entire corn industry, the U.S. government, and consumers and throughout the world.

National Hay Association

The National Hay Association, the national trade association for the U.S. hay industry, works daily within the industry, federal agencies and the Congress itself to create and environment that benefits hay merchants and the people who depend on hay and straw in their commerce.

National Pork Producers Council

NPPC conducts public-policy outreach on behalf of 43 state associations, enhancing opportunities for the success of U.S. pork producers and other industry stakeholders by establishing the U.S. pork industry as a consistent and responsible supplier of high-quality pork to domestic and world markets.

National Sheep Improvement Association

NSIA specializes in computerized genetic selection of sheep based on performance.

OFA -- an Association of Horticulture Professionals

OFA - an Association of Horticulture Professionals is a member-focused national organization of greenhouse growers, garden center operators, nurseries, retail and wholesale florists, interior plantscapers, green industry suppliers, students and educators.

Ohio Apple Marketing Program

OAMP represents more than 150 Ohio apple growers. As stewards of the land, Ohio apple growers are committed to quality, family and health.

Ohio Cattlemen's Association

The mission of the Ohio Cattlemen's Association is to promote the economic, political and social needs of Ohio's cattle producers, while increasing demand for beef and beef products.

Ohio Christmas Tree Association

OCTA sponsors activities and programs that help Christmas tree producers achieve success in plantation management and small business creation, promotion and development.

Ohio Corn Growers Association

Ohio Corn Growers Association's membership is made up of nearly 2,000 Ohio corn growers and we champion a lofty cause: To discover new opportunities and help farmers get the most out of them.

Ohio Dairy Producers, Inc.

As a grassroots legislative, research, and producer education organization, ODPA represents dairy farmers from across the state, regardless of farm size, breed or production strategy, marketing preference or political affiliation.

Ohio Forestry Association

The mission of the Ohio Forestry Association is to support the management of Ohio's forest resources and improvement of business conditions for the benefit of its members in their endeavors to engage in forestry-related industries and enterprises.

Ohio Harness Horsemen's Association

The Ohio Harness Horsemenís Association is a non-profit organization serving Standardbred horse owners, breeders, trainers, and drivers who participate in the sport of harness racing in the Buckeye State.

Ohio Livestock Coalition

Ohio Livestock Coalition represents Ohio Cattlemen's Association, Ohio Dairy Producers Association, Ohio Poultry Association, Ohio Pork Producers Association and Ohio Sheep Improvement Association.

Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association

ONLA is a non-profit trade association representing the interests of the state's nursery, garden center and landscape industry. Membership is comprised of nursery stock growers, landscape contractors and maintenance firms, garden centers, arborists and allied suppliers.

Ohio Nut Growers Association

The purpose of the ONGA is for the mutual benefit of farmers, nut growers, agriculturalists, horticulturalists, and others. To promote the demand for and the sale of nuts and nut products. To provide educational, scientific, tree grafting, pollination, marketing and other information to members.

Ohio Pork Council

To serve and benefit Ohio Pork Council members regardless of size, in the areas of member service, legislative and environmental issues, consumer and producer education, and market development.

Ohio Produce Growers & Marketers Association

OPGMA is an organization of produce growers and marketers whose goal is to produce exceptional quality crops, for consumers and processors, utilizing environmentally friendly practices.

Ohio Sheep Improvement Association

To help make the future of the sheep industry viable and optimistic. OSIA members are kept up-to-date on all the events, regulations, research and promotional efforts underway throughout the sheep industry.

Ohio Society of American Foresters

To advance the science, education, technology, and practice of forestry.

Ohio Soybean Association

As a grassroots organization, the Ohio Soybean Association's mission is to provide leadership for Ohio's soybean producers in promoting effective policies and legislation to ensure a growing and profitable soybean industry.

Ohio Wheat Growers Association

Ohio Wheat Growers Association's mission is to ensure the sustainability of wheat production in Ohio through diversification and value-added enterprises.

Ohio Wine Producers Association

The Ohio Wine Producers Association welcomes you to join our Winery, Friends, Associate, or Growers Members organizations.

Sheep and Goat Marketing

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United Soybean Board

USB administers soybean checkoff activities focusing on research and market development and expansion.