The general session of the 98th AFBF Annual Convention kicked off with an impassioned speech by American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall. Ohio Farm Bureau was recognized by AFBF with the New Horizon Award for the county water grants initiative. President Frank Burkett accepted the award on behalf of Farm Bureau.
Many Ohio Farm Bureau members and staff are in Phoenix to celebrate this past year’s achievements and represent Ohio as Farm Bureau policy priorities are set for the coming year.
Linda Slater of Noble County, is in Phoenix attending the Annual Convention as part of her award for helping Noble County acheive membership gain in 2016.