Farmers, veterinarians and livestock haulers are encouraged to attend one of five informational sessions to be held in August and September by the Ohio Department of Agriculture which will provide an overview of the state’s new livestock care standards. The meetings are open to the public and will feature a presentation on the new livestock care standards as well as an opportunity to ask ODA staff questions about the new rules.
Date and locations for the information sessions: Aug. 24, 6 p.m. Hillsboro, Southern State Community College Aug. 31, 6 p.m. Wooster, OARDC, Shisler Center BallroomSept. 14, 6 p.m. Lima, Independence Elementary SchoolSept. 27, 6 p.m. Zanesville, Ohio University, Zanesville Campus Sept. 29, 6 p.m. Fort Recovery, American Legion
You can also access species–specific information by visiting the Ohio Department of Agriculture website.