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December 2014

At Senate Agriculture Committee Hearing, Brown Urges Approval of $20 Million in Funds to Reduce Runoff, Improve Water Quality in Western Lake Erie

October 2014

Brown Announces Nearly $200,000 in New Federal Resources to Ohio State University South Center in Piketon to Support Local Cooperatives
Brown Announces More Than $70,000 in New Federal Resources for Kent State University to Support Local Cooperatives
Senator Brown Applauds Nelsonville-Based Foundation for Appalachian Ohio's National Recognition for Excellence in Philanthropy
Senator Brown Announces $100,000 in New Federal Resources to Columbus Business for Agricultural Research and Development
Senator Brown Announces $100,000 in New Federal Resources to Montgomery County Business for Agricultural Research and Development
Senator Brown Announces Nearly $100,000 in New Federal Resources to Wayne County Business for Agricultural Research and Development
With Agriculture Secretary at Central State, Brown Applauds New Designation as '1890 Institution'

September 2014

Following Harsh Winter, Brown Meets with Ohio Wine Producers to Discuss Federal Relief Resources in Ashtabula County
Brown Announces USDA Disaster Designation Status for 22 Ohio Counties

July 2014

Sen. Brown Announces $30,000 in Federal Resources for Rural Economic Development in Athens
Sen. Brown Applauds U.S. Department of Agriculture's Appointment of Ohio State University Professor to Board of New Research Foundation

June 2014

Sen. Brown Announces More Than $150,000 in Federal Resources for Rural Economic Development in Ashtabula, Huron, Morgan, Perry and Sandusky Counties

May 2014

Sen. Brown Announces $200,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Hardin County Brownfield Sites
Sen. Brown Announces $400,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Athens County Brownfield Sites
Sen. Brown Announces $600,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Ashtabula County Brownfield Sites
Brown Announces Nomination of Ohioan to Panel Tasked with Water Quality in Ohio River Basin
Congress Passes Brown Amendment That Would Strengthen "Buy America" Provisions in Critical Water Infrastructure Bill
Congress Passes Brown Amendment to Prevent Invasion of Carp Into Ohio River Basin
With Farmers Markets Opening for the Season, Brown Alerts Ohio Producers to New Federal Resources Available to Strengthen, Promote Local Food Production