OAC inducted Bernard Heisner of Hilliard, Don Ralph of Morral, John Watkins of Prospect, and the late William Hoewischer of Sidney into the 2014 Ohio Agricultural Hall of Fame for their lifetime of service and dedication to Ohio's agriculture community in August. They join more than 200 prior recipients named since 1966 when the program was incepted.
To learn more about the Hall of Fame Inductees, click here.
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.
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.
The 2015-16 application will available in December 2014.
News & Events
Plan to join OAC on Nov.12 for their Fall Meeting to explore the future of agriculture education in Ohio in the Cartoon Room of the Ohio Union at the Ohio State University, 1739 N High St in Columbus.Read More
Join us on Thurday, Aug. 7, 5:30 pm -7:30 pm at the 13th Floor Tap Room at the Elevator Brewing Company in downtown Columbus.Read More
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.
The Ohio Agricultural Council is a great way to network with Ohio's agricultural leaders and promote Ohio's number one industry!