By Dave Russell, Ohio Ag Net
So, Iâ€™ve been coming on the Ohio Farm Bureauâ€™s County Presidentsâ€™ trip to Washington, D.C. since, gosh I donâ€™t remember the exact year, but it was the late â€˜70s or early â€˜80s. What I do know is that Iâ€™ve been coming on this trip longer than some of this yearâ€™s participants have been alive.
This yearâ€™s trip, though, was a little different. Well, I mean other than all of the talk about coronavirus it seemed to me that it was pretty much business as usual in our nationâ€™s capital. There were still plenty of people walking the halls of Congress, cab drivers waiting for their next fare, Uber drivers pulling up and taking said fare.
But then, of course you should probably consider the numerous conversations about running out of toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Thatâ€™s definitely different from previous trips. Evidently this is a big deal when you go to the store and the shelves are bare and Johnny just used the last roll.… Continue reading