Gov. Mike DeWine announced he will nominate Brian Baldridge of Winchester to be the next director of the Ohio Department of Agriculture.Read More
Treanna Lavy is the new program assistant for the Champaign, Clark, Darke and Miami County Farm Bureaus. Lavy recently graduated from Wilmington College with a degree in agricultural communications with a minor in business administration. Since graduation, she is back with her family’s show pig operation T.Lavy Show Pigs while beginning her career with Farm Bureau.
Lavy grew up on her family’s grain and livestock farm in Miami County and is the daughter of Lonnie and Tiffany Lavy. She was very involved in FFA throughout her high school career at Newton High School, earning her American Degree and competing in various Career Development Events as well. Lavy was also very active in 4-H, showing pigs for over 10 years at the county, state and national levels. She attributes these experiences to helping her find her passion in agriculture. Lavy said is excited to meet and begin working with the local farmers and community members!
I'm eternally grateful for the support Ohio Farm Bureau scholarships provided in helping me turn my dreams into reality.Available scholarships
I see the value and need to be engaged in the community I live in, to be a part of the decision-making process and to volunteer with organizations that help make our community better.Leadership development
With not growing up on a farm, I’d say I was a late bloomer to agriculture. I feel so fortunate that I found the agriculture industry. There are so many opportunities for growth.Growing our Generation
Labor has always been an issue, mainly because we are a seasonal operation. So that's a challenge finding somebody who only wants to work three months out of a year, sometimes up to six months.Business Solutions
Farm Bureau involvement has taught me how to grow my professional and leadership experience outside of the workforce and how to do that in a community-centric way.Young Ag Professionals program
If it wasn't for Farm Bureau, I personally, along with many others, would not have had the opportunity to meet with our representatives face to face in Washington.Washington, D.C. Leadership Experience
Through 14 scholarship funds, nearly 50 awards will be made to deserving students. The deadline to apply online is March 31.Read More
International Food Solutions is receiving a grant to help redevelop and expand a vacant building in Cleveland into a plant with the capacity to process 60 million pounds of poultry.Read More
Ohio Farm Bureau Young Agricultural Professional Stacie Anderson of Wood County is the winner of the 2023 American Farm Bureau Excellence in Agriculture Award.Read More
Ohio Farm Bureau Young Agricultural Professional Mike Hannelwald of Lucas County is the winner of the 2023 American Farm Bureau Discussion Meet.Read More
Follow the action as it’s happening in Puerto Rico on Ohio Farm Bureau social media channels: Facebook, YouTube and Twitter, using #AFBF23.Read More