USDA: Ohio producers need to complete crop acreage reports

COLUMBUS – USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds Ohio producers to complete crop acreage reports by the applicable deadline for their c...

July 7th, 2020 |  


OFB Foundation awards $57,000 in scholarships

COLUMBUS – Yje Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation recently awarded $57,000 in scholarships to students across the state. The foundation annually recogn...

July 2nd, 2020 |  


Gas prices and COVID-19 pandemic

Gas prices and COVID-19 pandemic

Gasoline prices fell dramatically this spring, one of the few bright spots for consumers this year. The oil feud between Russia and Saudi Arabia that ...

July 1st, 2020 |  



Conservation Stewardship Program signup deadline set

COLUMBUS – The next deadline for Ohio Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) applications to be considered for funding this fiscal year is May 2...

May 13th, 2020 |  


Some answers for 4-H members

Some answers for 4-H members

As 4-H educators, we have been receiving a lot of questions related to whether families should move forward with purchasing market livestock for fair....

April 3rd, 2020 |  


FSA services available by phone appointment only

WASHINGTON, D.C. – USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) county offices are open by phone appointment only until further notice, and FSA staff ...

March 27th, 2020 |  


Local Farm Bureau members attend Ag Day

Local Farm Bureau members attend Ag Day

COLUMBUS — Hundreds of Ohio Farm Bureau (OFBF) members, including representatives from Shelby Farm Bureau, gathered in downtown Columbus to meet...

March 20th, 2020 |  


Agricultural producers encouraged to visit Farmers.Gov for updates

WASHINGTON, D.C. — As proactive health measures are put in effect nationwide to reduce the spread of coronavirus, the USDA is taking measures to...

March 20th, 2020 |  


UVCC students have busy year

UVCC students have busy year

PIQUA — Upper Valley Career Center students enrolled in the ag programs have had a busy school year.Some of the activities the students have bee...

March 20th, 2020 |  


Sunrise Cooperative hosts FFA Career Day

Sunrise Cooperative hosts FFA Career Day

UNIOPOLIS — Sunrise Cooperative Inc. hosted a Sunrise FFA Career Day on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at its Uniopolis facility in Uniopolis, Ohio. T...

March 19th, 2020 |