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Feeding Farmers Week 4 – Black Walnut Farms, Warren County

A trip to southwestern Ohio wrapped up the 2016 Feeding Farmers program, courtesy of AgriGold. Each Friday for the past four weeks, the crew of the Ohio Ag Net traveled to various parts of the state delivering lunch, fellowship, and midday broadcasts to farm families that are the backbone of American agriculture. Don Tharr heads [...]

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Feeding Farmers Week 3 – Watson Farms, Sandusky County

Week number three of Feeding Farmers, courtesy of AgriGold, took the Ohio Ag Net crew to Watson Farms in northern Ohio on the Sandusky-Seneca County line. The family operation is headed up by Dusten Watson. He took over in recent years after his dad Lee handed down the keys to the next generation, something he [...]

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Feeding Farmers Week 2 – Green Oak Farms, Preble County

The second week of Feeding Farmers 2016, sponsored by AgriGold, took the Ohio Ag Net crew near the Indiana-Ohio state line to Green Oak Farms in Preble County. A notable turnout joined the team for lunch on the grain and livestock farm. Gary Long runs the grain side of the large operation. He talked with [...]

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William Wilkins talks with Rep. Mike Turner (right) in his office.

OFBF presidents address multiple issues in D.C.

The Ohio Farm Bureau county presidents found themselves among a political whirlwind of various issues, keys votes and presidential politics as they traveled to Washington, D.C. last week to meet with legislators. Spring had sprung in D.C. where trees and gardens were in bloom and Ohio’s farmer leaders were at work bending the ears of [...]

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Taylor Elliot, Richland Co., watches the judge with her MaineTainer heifer.

Ohio Beef Expo highlights

The 2016 Ohio Beef Expo kicked off on Friday. It’s certainly one of the most popular events for Ohio cattlemen to attend. This event attracts over 30,000 participants from 25 states and Canada each year. The Expo included breed sales, shows and displays, educational events, a highly competitive junior show and a trade show with [...]

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Bruce Kettler got to meet President Reagan during his time as a National Officer.

Ohio’s National FFA Officers

With 33, Ohio has the most National FFA Officers of any state. For National FFA Week starting Feb. 22, we thought we would highlight Ohio’s talented former National Officers. Here is a bit from our current national officer, Sydney Snider, the Eastern Region Vice President from the Felicity-Franklin Chapter. Here are Ohio’s other National FFA [...]

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Chad Lucht from the Fairfield  SWCD demonstrates the Augmented Reality Sandbox at the OCJ booth that simulates rainfall runoff on landforms created with sand.

Power Show Ohio

The 46th edition of Power Show Ohio is welcoming nearly 200 exhibitors displaying products from more that 600 companies. Power Show Ohio offers the opportunity to learn about products in the fields of agriculture, outdoor power equipment and construction.  It’s a chance for those same customers to get information that will afford them the know-how [...]

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