Ohio Farm Bureau has been working to show how much of the tax burden has been shifted to agriculture and how any decrease in agricultural taxes would be spread out over the significantly larger non-agricultural taxpayer group.
New bill addresses zoning, liability and tax concerns
Carol Teter and John Lovejoy are fighting a pipeline’s proposal to take their land by eminent domain.
Ohio Farm Bureau members’ concerns about a pipeline that will cross 18 Ohio counties are addressed in the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s draft rule.
Ohio’s county Farm Bureau presidents are taking their annual trip to Washington, D.C. March 15-17. Check here for the latest updates from Ohio Farm Bureau, media across the state and the farmers while on the ground on Capitol Hill.
If you’ve cleared or drained land over the last couple of years, Ohio Farm Bureau needs your help as it works to improve the accuracy of the Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV) formula.
One of the many really smart things America’s founding fathers did was to be guided by the concept of property rights: the ability of individuals to own things and determine how they’re used. Of course, with rights come responsibilities. Today on…
Changes need to be made now to the Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV) formula to make it more accurate. This is the message that Ohio Farm Bureau members, commodity groups and others have increasingly been expressing to legislators and the…
Water quality and Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV) were the main topics of discussion during Ohio Farm Bureau’s annual Ag Day at the Capital. Hundreds of Farm Bureau members from around the state gathered Feb. 9 in downtown Columbus to…
A great group of Ohio Farm Bureau members have returned from American Farm Bureau Federation’s Advocacy Conference where they learned more about policies impacting farmers, represented Ohio farmers’ voices in policy development discussions and visited with Ohio lawmakers to ensure farmers voices are heard on Capitol Hill. Here is some of the Tweets and photos they share while at the conference.