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.



Ag's Innovation Pipeline

Venture capital, technology and innovation are all pretty common words used in places like Silicon Valley, but you can also see them put to work in rural America. On this Our Ohio Weekly, hear about how current innovations are being delivered to farmers of all types and how future inventions will make their way from a startup’s idea all the way to the farm. 00:00 - USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue 23:50 - Ohio farmer Allen Dean talks about his successful use of cover crops "To the Beat of Agriculture". 32:20 - Meet the new Executive Director of the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Kelly Burns. 42:20 - Learn all about the American Farm Bureau Federations Ag Innovation Challenge.


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