Agriculture fertilizer certification trainings offered in Central Ohio

Farmers who apply fertilizer on more than 50 acres are being encouraged to obtain their fertilizer applicator certification before this year’s p...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Ohio pipeline projects stir fears of compromised farmland integrity

Ohio pipeline projects stir fears of compromised farmland integrity

COLUMBUS - There are fears that two proposed pipelines, which would run through Ohio, will threaten the livelihood of some Ohio farmers.The proposed N...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Land, money obstacles for next generation of Ohio farmers

Land, money obstacles for next generation of Ohio farmers

COLUMBUS - The aging farm population in Ohio needs a new generation to fill its shoes, but young farmers face many obstacles getting off the ground.Li...

January 14th, 2016 |  



Ohio Farm Bureau opens new membership opportunities

The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) is strengthening its advocacy efforts on behalf of Ohio’s farm and food community with the implementation...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Money, manure and toxic algae: Report connects the dots

Money, manure and toxic algae: Report connects the dots

COLUMBUS - A new report connects the dots between headline making toxic algae in Lake Erie and taxpayer dollars.Manure from confined animal feeding op...

December 15th, 2015 |  


Report: Pork and sauerkraut do well in Ohio’s ag landscape

Report: Pork and sauerkraut do well in Ohio’s ag landscape

Eating pork and sauerkraut on New Year’s Day is a culinary tradition in Ohio and other parts of the U.S., with roots in Germany and Eastern Euro...

December 14th, 2015 |  


Yearly Ohio event focuses on growing right by nature

Yearly Ohio event focuses on growing right by nature

COLUMBUS - Sustainable agriculture is becoming big business for Ohio, with farmers doubling their sales between 2008 and 2014, according to data from ...

December 7th, 2015 |  


Ag Credit announces AgStart program

Ag Credit, ACA – one of northern Ohio’s largest lenders – is proud to announce the availability of a new loan program based upon the...

November 30th, 2015 |  


Ohio Farm Bureau to convene in Columbus

The 97th annual meeting of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) will be Dec. 2 - 4 in Columbus. The state’s largest and most inclusive food an...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Buckeye fans: ‘Stadium Scarlet’ compost has Ohio State roots and will grow them

Buckeye fans: ‘Stadium Scarlet’ compost has Ohio State roots and will grow them

DELAWARE — Fans of Ohio State’s football team can show their pride with compost.A farm in Delaware, Ohio, located about 25 miles north of ...

November 24th, 2015 |