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JD Equipment announces staff changes

JD Equipment is pleased to announce the promotion of Ted Miller to the position of Corporate Used Equipment Director and the hiring of Luke Harbage as the London Store Manager. “Ted has unparalleled knowledge of used equipment and will be a huge asset to marketing and selling our used inventory and Luke brings extensive experience [...]

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McMullen named Ohio Farm Bureau organization director

Suzie McMullen of Pickerington has been named Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s organization director for Fairfield, Hocking, Perry, Pickaway and Ross counties. In her position, she will be a liaison between the county Farm Bureaus and Ohio Farm Bureau. She will assist county groups with program development and implementation and enhance their ability to serve members [...]

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Reinhard to serve on WISHH committee

American Soybean Association (ASA) President Wade Cowan has confirmed the election of ASA’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (WISHH) officers and committee members for 2015-2016, including Steve Reinhard from Crawford County with the Ohio Soybean Council. “I want my fellow soybean farmers to know that WISHH is important because it lays the groundwork [...]

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Bush re-elected to National Corn Board

Anthony Bush of Mt. Gilead was re-elected to serve on the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) board for a three-year term during Corn Congress. Bush is a 4th generation grain farmer with years of experience working on behalf of corn and agriculture. “I am honored to continue my service to this industry that is so [...]

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Seed Consultants has named Daniel Call new General Manager

Seed Consultants has named Daniel Call as their new General Manager. “Daniel has been a great student, he knows the seed business and I expect the continued success of Seed Consultants under his guidance and I look forward to watching Seed Consultants continue to grow just as it has over the past 25 years,” said [...]

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Davis to serve as interim director of OSU Extension

Greg Davis has been selected to serve as interim director of Ohio State University Extension. Now Extension’s assistant director overseeing community development, Davis will begin his role July 1, 2015, as Director Keith Smith begins his first day of retirement following 23 years as leader. OSU Extension is the outreach arm of the College of [...]

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Long wins OFBF Discussion Meet

Elizabeth Long of London is the winner of the 2015 Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) Discussion Meet. The final round of the competition was held during OFBF’s Young Agricultural Professionals Summer Reach Out event June 27 at Miami County Fairgrounds. The annual contest tests participants’ subject knowledge, problem solving abilities and personal and small group [...]

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AgriGold announces 2015 interns

AgriGold is proud to introduce a group of college students that will be sharing the AgriGold story, helping create brand awareness and working closely with their local Corn Specialist as a part of the 2015 Sales Internship Program. The intern orientation meeting was held May 19th-21stin St. Francisville, Illinois, at the AgriGold Corporate Office. AgriGold [...]

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Ohio’s Shultz named Staff Director of Senate Ag Committee

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, Ranking Member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, today announced key changes to Committee leadership. After serving with Stabenow since 2007, Staff Director Chris Adamo is headed to the White House Council on Environmental Quality to be Chief of Staff.  Replacing Adamo as Staff Director will be [...]

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OFBF promotes staff

Tim Hicks of Lexington has been named Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) business development field director. In this new position, Hicks will develop and implement programs, business development projects and activities designed to retain and increase Farm Bureau membership and member utilization of Nationwide financial and risk management products. Nationwide got its start as an [...]

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