Our Ohio Weekly

Our Ohio Weekly shares the story of Ohio agriculture and Ohio Farm Bureau. Each week, this radio program and podcast features guests who represent leaders in agriculture, government, academia and the food industry, among others. Host Ty Higgins talks to interesting guests and brings the story of Ohio agriculture to life by featuring Farm Bureau members and staff who are working hard all across Ohio.




As usual with the annual Ohio Farm Bureau County Presidents’ Trip to Washington DC, there was not a lack of things to talk about when it comes to issues impacting agriculture and rural America. From Corona Virus, to new trade deals around the globe, the rural broadband here at home, Farm Bureau representatives made their voices heard about the topics that matter to them. This week on Our Ohio Weekly, hear what our County Presidents heard from Senator Sherrod Brown and American Farm Bureau Chief Economist John Newton. 00:00 - U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown 16:50 - American Farm Bureau Chief Economist John Newton 23:50 - Ohio teens are “rescuing” food that would otherwise be discarded. Learn about Jee foods ‘To the Beat of Agriculture’ 32:20 - Have a gas lease? Find out about a court case that could impact that agreement with ‘Legal with Leah’ 42:20 - Get the results of a new food shopping survey


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