Networking with Leaders

OAC holds two member meetings per year at various central Ohio venues and features educational guest speakers. OAC events also provide members the opportunity to network with others who share common goals, interests and careers.

Mark your calendar - SPRING 2018 MEMBER MEETING coming on  Tuesday, April 24.  

Ohio Ag Hall Of Fame

The Ohio Agricultural Hall of Fame each year recognizes outstanding contributions by individuals to agriculture in the state of Ohio.  For more information regarding 2018 applications, please click here.

2017 Induction:  (pictured left to right) Ohio Ag Council President Jim Chakeres; OSU CFAES Dean & VP Cathann Kress; 2017 Inductees Dwight Beougher, Jim Buchy, Opal Holfinger and Virgil Strickler; ODA Director David Daniels; Ohio Expositions Center Chairman Steve Reinhard.

Scholarship Applications Currently Being Accepted

OAC annually offers scholarships to assist students pursuing a career in agriculture.

Scholarships are available to high school seniors preparing to enter college or any undergraduate student currently enrolled in college. 

Click here  to obtain the 2018-2019 application. Deadline is February 28, 2018.

Mark Your Calendar!

SPRING MEMBER MEETING will be held Tuesday, April 24.  Look for additional information in early spring.

Youth Education

OAC is a proud supporter of the Ohio Livestock Coalition's youth education program called For Your InFARMation.

Designed to help third grade students better understand where their food comes from, FYI focuses on how Ohio livestock farmers help feed our communities, our state and our world.

News & Events

Hall of Fame Nominations Due March 15, 2018

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Ohio Agricultural Hall of Fame.

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Scholarship Applications Due Feb. 28

OAC is offering up to six $1,500 scholarships to assist students pursuing agricultural-related areas of study.

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About OAC

The Ohio Agricultural Council includes organizations, companies and individuals who have an interest in the well-being and promotion of the agricultural industry in Ohio. OAC holds two meetings per year at various central Ohio venues and features educational and entertaining guest speakers. OAC also sponsors the Ohio Agricultural Hall of Fame Awards at the Ohio State Fair.

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The Ohio Agricultural Council is a great way to network with Ohio's agricultural leaders and promote Ohio's number one industry!

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