The Highland County Chamber of Commerce held their third “Ag is Everyone’s Business” event on Friday, January 16, inside the Patriot Center at Southern State Community College. Over 450 people came out to enjoy a morning of agriculture ,food, and catching up with old friends. Greg Peterson, otherwise known as “Machinery Pete” on RFD-TV was this year’s keynote speaker. Greg came prepared with pictures and stories of auctions and families he has worked with over the years.
Also speaking at the event were Director of The Ohio Department of Agriculture David Daniels and FFA District 9 President Matthew Hiser. Guests enjoyed a breakfast of steak and eggs courtesy of Ponderosa and coffee provided by Highland District Hospital. Water bottles were made available thanks to Kroger. Many business and community members donated items to make sure this event would be a success and the Highland Chamber thanks them for their continued support.