The Markets Division provides marketing services to Ohio’s food and agricultural sectors to help retain and create jobs and enhance their competitive advantage in Ohio and the United States. ODA's Marketing Division is home to the Ohio Proud Program, the Ohio Grape Industries Committee and the Historic Family Farms Program.
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Information about the department's various programs as well as forms, applications and fact sheets can all be found in the resources section.
Governor Kasich and Director Daniels announced the winners 2018’s “Agriculture is Cool!” Creative Expression art contest on opening day of the Ohio State Fair. Learn more about the Creative and Written Expression Contests.
The 2019 SCBGP is now open. Funding for projects to enhance the competitiveness of crops such as fruits, vegetables, nuts and nursery crops is available to non-profit organizations, associations or commodity groups, universities and research institutions.