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2018 Ohio Food Policy Summit

All Blog Posts 2018 Ohio Food Policy Summit November 13th, 2018 Amanda Osborne, OSU Extension Cuyahoga County If you missed the 2018 Ohio Food Policy Summit or would like to revisit some of the presentations, click on the links highlighted below in yellow. BASICS OF FOOD

Farm Bill Stalls

The 2014 Farm Bill expires on September 30th and Congress has not been able to reach an agreement authorizing a new bill nor have they taken action to pass an extension of the existing farm bill. That puts the funding for many "tiny but mighty" (TBM) farm bill programs in jeopardy. These TBM programs include

Farm Bill Moves to Conference Committee

All Blog Posts Farm Bill Moves to Conference Committee July 20th, 2018 Amalie Lipstreu, OEFFA As with any legislation, it takes both Houses of Congress to pass a farm bill. On May 18th members of the U.S. House of Representatives voted on a draft farm bill

2018 OFPN Virtual Convening Schedule

All Blog Posts 2018 OFPN Virtual Convening Schedule January 5, 2018 Amanda Osborne (OSU Extension Cuyahoga) We are excited to share a tentative schedule for the 2018 OFPN Virtual Convenings! These convenings will provide continued connection and opportunities for co-learning for the network throughout the year. All network participants are

2017 OFPN Summit

All Blog Posts 2017 OFPN Summit December 13, 2017 Amy Baskes On Monday, November 6, over 150 people attended the 2017 Ohio Food Policy Summit at OSU’s Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center in Columbus. Key presentations at the event included: Exploring the Need and Precedent for

Summit Food Coalition

All Blog Posts Summit Food Coalition   September 21, 2017   Summit Food Coalition formed in 2009, after some initial planning conversations in 2008. The coalition developed a county-level food charter in 2011 that was adopted by the county in 2012. Throughout this time, the group developed