The seventh annual Ohio Grain Farmers Symposium (OGFS) will be held on Thursday, December 17th at The Ohio State University Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center. The symposium will bring together farmers, researchers and industry experts who will offer insight into key agricultural issues such as land values and rents, input margins, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a crop market outlook, and how the federal clean power plan could impact Ohio. Attendees will also hear an update from their national grain associations as well as from the leaders of the Ohio Corn and Wheat Growers Association (OCWGA) and Ohio Soybean Association (OSA).
The event is free, but registration is strongly recommended. Deadline for registration is December 11. Visit www.ohiograinfarmerssymposium.org to RSVP, or call OCWGA at 740-201-8088.
On-site registration opens at 8:00 a.m. followed by the start of the program at 9:00 a.m. A full OGFS agenda is available online at www.ohiograinfarmerssymposium.org.
The symposium is hosted by OCWGA and OSA in conjunction with The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.