Protecting the Great Lakes

Buckeye Farm News

During the roundtable, Portman discussed his algal bloom bill that President Obama signed into law. The legislation reauthorizes millions of dollars to combat harmful algal blooms. Portman negotiated a Great Lakes section for the program. At the roundtable were Ohio Farm Bureau Board member Daryl Knipp, Nationwide Board of Trustees member Sparky Weilnau and Wade Smith, Lucas County Farm Bureau vice president.

Photo courtesy Portman’s office


Lynn Snyder 

Lynn Snyder is senior director of communications for Ohio Farm Bureau.