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Ag In The News Feb. 22 – 26

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. 26

USDA paints not-so-rosy commodity price picture.

Knox Co. Farm Bureau receives award from OFSWCD for nutrient management app.  

Groceries looking to link their customers to farmers.

Cornell ag dean tells it like it is – agriculture needs attention.

Feb. 25

Farm accident trend is headed in the right direction.

Ag bankers not exactly optimistic.

OARDC to host small farm conference.

Ohio House passes cockfighting bill.

Feb. 24

AFBF cites the advantages of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement.

Farm transparency crucial to influencing consumers.

WLEB farmers can access NRCS funds to help protect water quality.

Ohio University students march for “fair food.”

Feb. 22

The Blade writes about large livestock farms in Ohio.

Corn planting is underway.

New council formed to foster trade between Ohio and Cuba.

Joe Cornely 

Joe Cornely is senior director of corporate communications for Ohio Farm Bureau.