Stories of the week – May 22

Did you miss out on some of our best stories this week? Here’s your chance to catch up on what’s going on around the state, as gathered through our various communications outlets.

We received the highest number of submissions to date this month for our May #PictureOhio album. Here are a selection of some gorgeous barn images!

If you’ve ever been involved in FFA, you may feel a special kind of pride from this story! Check out a day in the life of 2016-2017 Ohio FFA President Mary Buehler.

We are on the search for the next team of Ohio State Fair Ambassadors! This rewarding internship program provides the opportunity to interact with many leaders in Ohio agriculture and Ohio government. Kalyn Swihart tells us all about it!

Stop and smell the roses! We interviewed Conrad Alexander, owner of Rose Fire Nursery Ltd., to find out what it takes to operate a rose garden.