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Ohio Veterans Agribusiness Group

An Ohio Veterans Agribusiness group, gathering a group of fellow Veteran farmers and new farmer Veteran-centric organization, are known as the Ohio Veteran Agripreneurs. Our goals are complex: Increase availability of local, farm fresh foods through Ohio, grown and...

Homegrown By Heroes

On November 11th 2014, Veterans Day, Ohio Proud announced a new partnership with Homegrown by Heroes program, to support and promote veteran farmers. The Homegrown by Heroes program is a program that certifies agricultural products from veteran farmers, ranchers, and...

2014 Ohio Food Summit

On August 14, the Ohio Department of Agriculture hosted the annual Ohio Food Summit for Ohio Proud partners. The purpose of this event is to educate Ohio buyers about the importance of purchasing Ohio products and to develop business relationships between Ohio buyers...

Ag is Cool at The Ohio State Fair 2014

The Ohio Department of Agriculture along with Ohio Farm Bureau, and Ohio’s Commodity groups had another successful year with their Ag is Cool program for students. The program is one that kids of all ages can experience by participating in a scavenger hunt throughout...

Support Locally Grown Food!

Where can you find fresh and tasty fruits and vegetables? Farmer’s markets of course! It is that time of year again! Markets are a great way to support local families with their growing businesses and to connect with others in the community who support Ohio...

Give the Gift of Ohio Proud!

Ready or not, the holiday season has arrived! As you begin your shopping, we hope you will consider buying local this year by purchasing an Ohio Proud gift basket. What better way to celebrate than to give a gift that supports local businesses in your community, while...

“Ag is Cool” at the Ohio State Fair!

The 2013 Ohio State Fair took place over a beautiful 12 days from July 24th to August 4th! History was made at this year’s state fair with an estimated  903,824 guests breaking the attendance record! The “Ag is Cool” program hosted an exciting and educational...

20 Years and Counting

This August marks the 20th Anniversary of Ohio Proud! To celebrate we have came up with different activites that will showcase Ohio Proud and all of it’s partners. The one main activity that we are doing is making a tour video. For this video we will be visiting 20...