CINCINNATI, Ohio (OFBF) - Family farmers from throughout Ohio celebrated their successful effort to pass State Issue 2 during the 91st annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF), held Dec. 2-4 in Cincinnati. Other high priorities for voting delegates during the annual policy session included climate change, wildlife damage, extension funding and challenges to dairy farmers. Delegates also talked at length about important activities following passage of Issue 2, which created the Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board.
CINCINNATI, Ohio (OFBF) - Pam Haley of West Salem has been elected Northeast Women’s Trustee for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). She will represent Farm Bureau members from 20 northeastern Ohio counties. Haley will help govern the state’s largest general farm organization. She fills the seat vacated by Gale Betterly who retired after nine years on the board.