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Currently showing results related to Agriculture & Rural Communities

April 2014

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

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

July 2013

Brown Announces Federal Loan to Construct New Firehouse in Delaware County
With More than 250 Sites Around Ohio, Brown Outlines Bill That Would Provide New Tools for Communities to Redevelop Brownfields
Brown: Splitting Farm Bill Will Hurt American Agriculture

June 2013

Senate Passes Farm Bill That Would Save Taxpayers $24 Billion While Creating Jobs and Boosting Rural Development

May 2013

Brown Passes Amendment To Farm Bill To Expand Development Opportunities In Rural Communities
In Advance Of Key Committee Debate On Farm Bill, Brown Introduces Amendment To Reverse Cuts To Food Banks, Soup Kitchens And Shelters
Sen. Brown Joins Local Farmers And Restaurant Owner At Toledo School To Outline New Jobs Bill Aimed At Increasing Availability Of Nutritious, Locally-Grown Food At Schools And Farmers Markets
Sen. Brown Joins Central Ohio Farmer At Local High School To Outline New Jobs Bill Aimed At Increasing Availability Of Nutritious, Locally-Grown Food In Schools, Helping Expand Markets For Ohio Farmers

April 2013

Sen. Brown Joins Local Celebrity Chef And Farmer At Cleveland High School To Outline New Jobs Bill Aimed At Increasing Availability Of Nutritious, Locally-Grown Food At Schools And Farmers Markets
Sen. Brown Alerts Schools To Upcoming Deadline For Participation In USDA Farm-To-School Program
Buy Local, Eat Local? Sen. Brown Announces New Jobs Bill Aimed At Helping Expand Markets For Farmers And Increasing Availability Of Nutritious Locally-Grown Food
Sen. Brown, Rep. Pingree Join Top Chef Judge Tom Colicchio To Announce New Jobs Bill Aimed At Helping Expand Markets For Farmers And Increasing Availability Of Nutritious Locally-Grown Food
Brown Announces New Resources To Expand Agriculture And Food Science Program At Wilmington College