The conference will be held at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati Jan. 28-29. Register by Jan. 4, 2022.
This week on Our Ohio Weekly, hear more about this opportunity for members to help legislators make the connection between what is happening on Ohio farms and what is being debated in the halls of Congress and within federal agencies.
Farm Credit Mid-America is providing grant funding to support Young Agricultural Professionals programming. Interested groups must apply by Nov. 1, 2021.
John and Sarah operate Bolte Farms, a small grain farm as well as a pumpkin operation, and the produce is sold at their roadside stand. They are members of the Young Agricultural Professionals State Committee.
Ohio Farm Bureau’s farmer leaders including young agricultural professionals, AgriPOWER Class XII members and county presidents, plus members of the media and select Farm Bureau staff are in Washington, D.C. Sept. 28-30, 2021.
Hannah DiVencenzo of Lorain County, Ryan Matthews of Highland County, Derek Snider of Hardin County and Sara Tallmadge of Ashland County are the newest members of the Young Agricultural Professionals State Committee.
Joe Everett of Sidney is the winner of Ohio Farm Bureau’s Excellence in Agriculture Award for 2021.
Kyle Stockton of Elida is the winner of Ohio Farm Bureau’s Outstanding Young Farmer Award for 2021.
The annual Discussion Meet is a competitive event for Farm Bureau members ages 18-35 where participants are judged on their exchange of ideas and information on predetermined topics.
The opportunity to get to know people from across the state better and learning about their involvement in agriculture and Farm Bureau is what the Boltes have enjoyed most about their YAP state committee experience so far.