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OSC and OABA Offering Free Webinar on Ag Retailer Communication During Covid-19

OABA members invited to share webinar with farmer customers

Ohsoyb003 EblastCovid-19 has profoundly affected every aspect of daily life, including the critical supply chain from retailer to farmer. The Ohio Soybean Council (OSC) and soybean checkoff, in partnership with the Ohio AgriBusiness Association (OABA), is presenting the webinar Communicating in Crisis: Your Relationship with Ag Retailers, Thursday, May 14 at 11:00 a.m. This free webinar will feature three ag retail representatives sharing how their companies are balancing the need to ensure safety with the reality of growing our nation’s food.

OABA members are invited to share this opportunity with their farmer customers. 

Jed Bookman, Safety & Risk Coordinator, Sunrise Cooperative; Rodney Gilliland, Vice President of Sales and Supply, Morral Companies; and Bill Wallbrown, CEO, Deerfield Ag Service will discuss the following topics;

  • How are retailers adapting to the challenges of COVID-19?
  • What steps are retailers taking to reduce risk for their employees and their customers?
  • What are the best practices for farmers when working with retailers?

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Event Details 

  • What: Communicating in Crisis: Your Relationship with Ag Retailers Webinar
  • When: Thursday, May 14, 11:00 a.m. EST
  • Cost: Free
  • Presented by: Ohio Soybean Council and Ohio AgriBusiness Association
  • Registration: Click here to register.

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