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2020 Ohio Proud Renewal Form

The Ohio Proud renewal period for 2020 is now open. Each company's $50 annual membership fee allows the program to provide educational, sales and marketing opportunities to partners throughout the year.To continue your Ohio Proud membership, please submit...

Ohio Proud Kitchen at the 2019 Ohio State Fair

Join us in the Taste of Ohio Cafe at the Ohio State Fair as we cook some of the best food Ohio has to offer! The Ohio Proud Kitchen will feature First Lady Fran DeWine and Ohio's Commodity Groups as special cooking demonstration guests each day at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m....

Ohio Proud Celebrates Moon Landing’s 50th Anniversary

During the month of July, Ohio Proud celebrated the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, the first manned mission to land on the Moon by Buzz Aldrin and Ohio's own Neil Armstrong on July 20, 1969. Ohio Proud members featured specialty products to honor the historic event,...

Main Streets Matter: Shop Near Home this Holiday Season

  Very soon, friends and family members will gather together to eat, give thanks and celebrate the holidays. In turn, we all will start to comb through Black Friday and Cyber Monday ads searching for the perfect gifts for loved ones. As we begin our holiday...

Ohio Veterans Agribusiness Group

An Ohio Veterans Agribusiness group, gathering a group of fellow Veteran farmers and new farmer Veteran-centric organization, are known as the Ohio Veteran Agripreneurs. Our goals are complex: Increase availability of local, farm fresh foods through Ohio, grown and...

Homegrown By Heroes

On November 11th 2014, Veterans Day, Ohio Proud announced a new partnership with Homegrown by Heroes program, to support and promote veteran farmers. The Homegrown by Heroes program is a program that certifies agricultural products from veteran farmers, ranchers, and...

2014 Ohio Food Summit

On August 14, the Ohio Department of Agriculture hosted the annual Ohio Food Summit for Ohio Proud partners. The purpose of this event is to educate Ohio buyers about the importance of purchasing Ohio products and to develop business relationships between Ohio buyers...

Ag is Cool at The Ohio State Fair 2014

The Ohio Department of Agriculture along with Ohio Farm Bureau, and Ohio’s Commodity groups had another successful year with their Ag is Cool program for students. The program is one that kids of all ages can experience by participating in a scavenger hunt throughout...

Celebrate National Ice Cream Month with OHIO PROUD

Celebrate National Ice Cream Month with OHIO PROUD! July is National Ice Cream Month, this celebration was established in 1984 by President Ronald Reagan, and the third Sunday of the month is National Ice Cream Day which, is on July 20th this year. Reagan recognized...

Support Locally Grown Food!

Where can you find fresh and tasty fruits and vegetables? Farmer’s markets of course! It is that time of year again! Markets are a great way to support local families with their growing businesses and to connect with others in the community who support Ohio...