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.



Farms Under Threat

Millions of acres of America’s agricultural land were developed or converted to uses that threaten farming between 2001 and 2016, according to “Farms Under Threat: The State of the States,” a new report by American Farmland Trust. How is Ohio being impacted? Get details of the report on Our Ohio Weekly. 00:00 - American Farmland Trust CEO John Piotti 16:50 - American Farmland Trust Midwest Director Kris Reynolds 23:50 - Ohio farmer Vicki Vance shares her AgriPOWER experience "To the Beat of Agriculture". 32:20 - Ohio Farm Bureau's Roger High and Christy Montoya talk about being on Governor DeWine's "County Fair Task Force" and some of the guidelines put in place. 42:20 - A big pork donation in Pickaway and Delaware Counties help farmers and the communities.


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