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Danielle Burch of Salem has been re-elected to the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation board of trustees, representing members in District 9 composed of Columbiana, Mahoning, Portage and Stark counties.
Burch operates a 250-acre freezer beef and pork operation in Salem. She previously served as president of Columbiana County Farm Bureau and was a member of the OFBF Young Agricultural Professionals State Committee from 2013-2016. Burch served on the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation Policy Development Committee in 2019, the organization’s Code Committee in 2020 and is also a graduate of American Farm Bureau Federation’s Women’s Communications Boot Camp.
She received her bachelor’s degree in political science and history at the University of Mount Union in Alliance and master’s degree in education at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia. Burch currently teaches at United Local High School in Hanoverton.
Burch joins 25 other farmers on the Farm Bureau board who govern the state’s largest farm and food organization. Ohio Farm Bureau’s mission is working together for Ohio farmers to advance agriculture and strengthen our communities. Learn more at ohiofarmbureau.org.
This is a news release for use by journalists. Questions should be directed to Ty Higgins, 614-246-8231 or [email protected].
Editors: A high-resolution photo of Ms. Burch is available for download.
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