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July 2014

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
At Senate Agriculture Hearing on Rural Economic Development, Brown Highlights Farm Bill Provisions That Help Revitalize Ohio's Rural Communities

April 2014

Brown Receives Ohio Soybean Association Legislator of the Year Award
Brown Announces New Federal Resources To Help Ohio School Districts Serve Fresh, Healthy Meals To Students
Brown Announces That Farmers May Begin To Apply For Federal Disaster Assistance As Part Of 2014 Farm Bill
Brown Announces New Federal Resources As Part of 2014 Farm Bill To Address Damaging Effects From Pests And Disease In Ohio
Brown Announces New Federal Resources To Address Damaging Affects From Feral Swine In Ohio

March 2014

Brown And Portman Join Bipartisan Effort To Protect American Dairy Farmers And Producers

February 2014

Brown Announces Senate Passage of Five-Year, Comprehensive Farm Bill That Saves Taxpayers $23 Billion While Creating Jobs, Boosting Rural Development, Investing In Biobased Manufacturing

January 2014

Brown, Fudge Announce Central State University Designation As '1890 Institution', Increases Agriculture-Related Programming At University

November 2013

With Farm Bill Negotiations Underway, Brown Outlines Priorities to Strengthen Farm Programs and Rural Communities, Reduce the Deficit, and Invest in Nutrition for Needy Families

September 2013

Brown Statement On U.S. House Of Representatives Vote To Cut Snap Benefits For Nearly 4 Million Americans