The mission of the Ohio Department of Agriculture is to protect Ohio citizens by ensuring the safety of the state’s food supply, to maintain the health of Ohio’s animals and plant life, and to create economic opportunities for Ohio’s farmers, food processors and agribusinesses. Visit the website.
To promote the turfgrass industry in Ohio, encourage the further study, research and education of turfgrass science and speak on matters of policy affecting the turfgrass industry.
The Ohio Pesticide Safety Education Program
Ohio Pesticide Safety Education Program provides training, education, and outreach to pesticide applicators about the safe, proper, and legal use of pesticides. The program works with farmers, businesses, and public agencies to protect human health and the environment and serves as a critical part of job training and business growth in Ohio. Visit the website.
National Association of Landscape Professionals
The National Association of Landscape Professionals (formerly the Professional Landcare Network) is the voice of 100,000 landscape industry professionals who create and maintain healthy green spaces. Visit the website.