AgriPOWER

AgriPOWER is an elite leadership program designed specifically for farmers and agribusiness professionals. This yearlong program focuses on public policy issues confronting agriculture and the food industry. It helps individuals develop the skills necessary to become effective leaders and advocate for agriculture. 

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AgriPOWER Class VII session 7 blogs

AgriPOWER Class VII concluded with a final session and graduation. Three class members blogged about the final session and their over all experience.

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AgriPOWER Class VII session 7: Conclusion to an amazing program

AgriPOWER Institute Class VII participant Kayla Jones of Newark shares her experiences in the final session of AgriPOWER Class VII.

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AgriPOWER Class VII session 7: A revived passion for agriculture

AgriPOWER Institute Class VII participant Mandy Way of Chillicothe shares her experiences in the final session of AgriPOWER Class VII.

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AgriPOWER Class VII, session 7: This is the end, or is it?

AgriPOWER Institute Class VII participant Elaine Beekman of Wellington discusses her experience in the program’s seventh, and final session.

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Difference between a grain farmer and vegetable farmer – AgriPOWER Class VII session 6 blog

AgriPOWER Class VII participant Steven Ruggles of Findley writes about his experience learning about farming in South Carolina, and the differences and similarities between a grain farmer like him and a vegetable farmer.

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Whirlwind tour of South Carolina agriculture – AgriPOWER Class VII session 6 blog

Jami Willard of Columbus shares about a few of the farms AgriPOWER Class VII visited during their trip to South Carolina.

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AgriPOWER Class VII learns about farming in the south

AgriPOWER Class VII participants traveled to South Carolina in February to learn about food and farming in a southern state and tour a number of agricultural operations. Three members of the class shared their experiences in blogs. Read excerpts.

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South Carolina farm tours – AgriPOWER Class VII session 6 blog

AgriPOWER Institute Class VII participant Matt Schlegel of Shreve writes about some of the farm tours he and his classmates experienced in the class’s latest session in South Carolina.

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AgriPOWER Class VII session 5: Agvocating with local government, schools

AgriPOWER Institute Class VII participant Shelly Detwiler of Marysville discusses his experience in the program’s fifth session focusing on local government, tax law and CAUV.

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AgriPOWER Class VII session 5: CAUV, tax law

AgriPOWER Institute Class VII participant Jeff Adams of Urbana discusses his experience in the program’s fifth session focusing on local government, tax law and CAUV.

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