Jim Buchy

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"Jim" Buchy is valued as a true statesman and a selfless leader who has served the state and agriculture in many ways.  Jim grew up in Greenville, Ohio, working in and later owning his family's meat packing plant as the fourth generation. Called to public service, he served in the Ohio House of Representatives for 24 years and later as an assistant director in the Ohio Department of Agriculture. He assisted other legislators in understanding agriculture, worked to create a favorable business environment in the state, supported Ohio youth programs, and protected the environment; all while pushing the agricultural industry for continual improvement and growth.