Ag In The News Feb. 15 – 19

Stay in the know with updates on food and farming topics in the news throughout each week with Ohio Farm Bureau senior director of corporate communications Joe Cornely.

Feb. 19

Annual report on number and size of farms.

USDA offers help for farmers transitioning to organic.

Third graders asked to write essay about farmers keeping food safe.

Feb. 18

An ag lawyer discusses Des Moines’ lawsuit with farmers over water quality.

OCJ’s Matt Reese writes about drug discussions during Farm Bureau’s Ag Day at the Capital. 

Investors believe in ag technology.

Feb. 17

Justice Scalia’s death could impact WOTUS decision. 

What do you pay for custom farm work?  OSU wants to know.

Ethanol advocate assesses state of the industry.

Food stamp program changes will shape how grocers stock their shelves.

Feb. 16

Farm & Dairy recaps OEFFA conference

AgrAbility educational program set for farmers with physical assistance needs

Feb. 15

Nine tips to secure your farm’s financial footing.

Dairy production impressive, but how far can/should production go?

Housing developers creating “agrihoods” for communities.

Farm girl Miss America plans to spread the news about ag