Preble County delegates participate in state annual meeting

Preble County Farm Bureau members served as delegates to the 97th annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation Dec. 2 – 4 in Columbus.  They are (from left) standing: Organization Director, Christy Montoya, Farmersville; OFBF State Trustee, Lane Osswald, Eldorado; Rachael Vonderhaar, Camden. Seated: Kerrick Wilson, Somerville; Paul Hays, Camden; and Brad Guckian, Camden.

Issues addressed by the delegates included property taxes, agriculture’s role in water quality, drugs in Ohio communities and improved meat inspection.

Ohio Farm Bureau is the state’s largest and most inclusive food and farm organization.