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Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation awards 5 grants

The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation recently awarded five Agricultural Action and Awareness Grants that will help individuals and groups make a difference in their communities.

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Music with OSU President Drake on ‘Town Hall Ohio’

Beyond his academic, medical and service credentials, OSU President Dr. Michael Drake is a huge music fan, and uses the medium to teach and lecture about social and cultural issues.  On this week’s show, Dr. Drake, who serves on the…

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It’s About Fair Time!

Tomorrow is opening day at the Ohio State Fair! Check out our new grocery store.

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Fisher among Ohio State Fair Hall of Fame Inductees

This year’s inductees are F. Joe Darst of Gahanna , Mark Ferrell of Jamestown, John C. “Jack” Fisher of Columbus, Elizabeth Ann Mumaw of New Philadelphia, Nevin Smith of Marysville and John Spreng Jr. of Bucyrus.

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How to get an agritourism sign

Ohio Farm Bureau has agritourism signs available for sale to members to help comply with the new law.

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Sharp takes the lead at Ohio Farm Bureau

“Preserving our agricultural heritage and keeping it strong–that’s something I enjoy talking about with our Farm Bureau members.” ~ Adam Sharp. Adam Sharp was recently hired to fill the shoes of the retired John C. “Jack” Fisher as executive vice…

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Growing our Generation: Food safety and security, from farm to fork

Abby Snyder is a PhD student at at Cornell University. She grew up on a small farm in Ross County which produced cattle, chickens, corn and soybeans. Her current work focuses on food microbiology.

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Financial Planning on ‘Town Hall Ohio’

Of Ben Franklin’s many famous quotes, one most often cited is “If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail.” When it comes to our financial resources, few of us can afford to fail. Today, Kirt Walker of Nationwide…

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Food supply chain participants invited to workshop

Growers, wholesalers, retailers and others in the rapidly changing food system will benefit from the workshop “Supply Chain Dynamics: Making the connection from field to table,” sponsored by The Ohio Farm and Food Institute, the resource network and professional development program of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation.

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Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation awards 16 college scholarships

Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation is awarding $1,500 college scholarships to 16 young Ohioans.

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