Home / Buckeye People (page 4)

Buckeye People



2018 On the Farm STEM participants announced

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has announced participants selected for On the Farm STEM professional development events in Fort Worth, Texas, (March 26-28); Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, (May 16-18); and Portland, Oregon, (May 23-25). The training is designed to bring science to life for participants with the help of American beef cattle …

Read More »

Heimerl named NPPC president

The National Pork Producers Council elected new officers and members to its board of directors at the National Pork Industry Forum. Elected as president of the organization was Jim Heimerl, of Johnstown, Ohio. Heimerl and his wife Kathy, along with three sons and a daughter-in-law, run three farrow-to-finish farms in Ohio …

Read More »

Isler honored by NPPC

The National Pork Producers Council joined the National Pork Board in presenting former Ohio Pork Council Executive Vice President Dick Isler with the Paulson-Whitmore State Executive Award at the National Pork Industry Forum. The award, named after Don Paulson, past Minnesota state pork executive, and Rex Whitmore, past Wisconsin state …

Read More »

Specht wins OFBF Discussion Meet

Annie Specht of Columbus is the winner of the 2018 Ohio Farm Bureau Young Ag Professionals Discussion Meet. The annual contest tests participants’ subject knowledge, problem solving abilities and personal and small group communications skills. Specht won a $1,000 cash award from Nationwide Insurance, an expense-paid trip to the 2018 …

Read More »