Zippy Duvall will be the keynote speaker at Ohio Farm Bureau’s 2022 Young Ag Professionals Winter Leadership Experience Jan. 28 and 29 in Cincinnati.
Nominations are now being accepted. Visit ofb.ag/yprizenomination to complete the nomination form by the July 23 deadline.
Students are awarded for their academic effort, community engagement and career interests that link agriculture to community service, education or research.
Danielle Burch of Salem has been elected to the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation board of trustees, representing members in District 9 composed of Columbiana, Mahoning, Portage and Stark counties.
Seven organizations will receive grants to fund efforts in agriculture-related programming.
Dave Gore will help Farm Bureau with design projects, in addition to helping with photography and video production.
Amanda Kolitsos will design Ohio Farm Bureau publications, among other design projects, in addition to overseeing Ohio Farm Bureau brand management.
Through the work of volunteers and staff, Ohio Farm Bureau reached a gain in active members, which now exceeds the 68,000 member mark.
Bill Patterson of Chesterland has been elected the 25th president of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation.
OHHA support will promote the Standardbred industry to Farm Bureau members, and youth and career programs led by the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation.