Matthew Ruff will receive a $500 scholarship.Read More
The American Farm Bureau Federation County Activities of Excellence awards celebrate unique, local, volunteer-driven programs that serve as models of innovation for local program development. The winning counties received a grant to fund participation in the Farm Bureau CAE Showcase at the 2022 American Farm Bureau Convention and Trade Show in January in Atlanta, Georgia, pictured above. Volunteers were congratulated by American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall, center.
Here are some additional photos from the American Farm Bureau Annual Convention.
Pickaway and Delaware counties purchased 43 head of locally raised hogs and beef cattle from member-producers and junior fair exhibitors. 10,500 pounds of meat was processed at a local packer as a part of its rehabilitation workforce development program. The supply of freezer pork and beef was distributed to 15 food banks in the counties during COVID-19, at a time when food banks were in desperate need of healthy proteins to feed friends and neighbors.
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Pickaway and Delaware Counties: Farms to Food Banks project was selected as a national County Activities of Excellence winner.Read More
Ohio Farm Bureau has prepared this summary of key topics covered during the December board meeting and Ohio Farm Bureau annual meeting.Read More