Ohio Agriculture Women of the Year
This award program was developed in 2011 to honor the outstanding women in Ohio agriculture, with
the first honorees named in 2012. Administered through the Ohio Department of Agriculture and the
Office of the First Lady, the program seeks nominations of women on the basis of their contributions
to Ohio agriculture, leadership and advocacy in the agriculture community and significant impact on
the agriculture industry as a whole.
2013 Nomination for Ohio Agriculture Women of the Year Awards
The 2012 recipients were announced by the First Lady in a celebration at the Governor's
Residence in Bexley, and their names were engraved on a plaque for permanent display at
the Ohio Department of Agriculture.
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