By KATINA WATT    News-Herald Staff Writer

JEWETT – The Harrison County Farm Bureau tackled a hot topic at its annual Farm City Luncheon on Monday, oil and gas energy education. Rhonda Reda, Executive Director of the Ohio Oil & Gas Energy Education Program/Foundation spoke to the crowd of over 80 on general drilling information, educational programs that OOGEEP offers, and the economic impact that the industry will have on Harrison County and other areas in the state.

“Ohio is one of the first states to create an energy education program,” Reda shared. “We are very proud that Ohio is a leader in the country with oil and gas energy education.”

OOGEEP Director Rhonda Reda, pictured above, presents a slideshow to  residents of the county at the Harrison County Farm Bureau’s annual Farm City Luncheon held recently at the Jewett FVD. NH Photo/KATINA WATT