Producer membership

For cattle owning members.

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associate membership

For non-cattle owning and supporting members.

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ohio young cattleman

A membership designed for high school graduates through age 22.

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allied industry council

For companies and industry professionals involved or interested in supporting Ohio's beef cattle industry.

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Member Benefits

Membership Perks

  • Exclusive Member Discounts and Coupons
  • OCA Program & Event Eligibility
  • Cattle Theft Reward Program
  • Worker’s Compensation Discounted Premiums
  • Ring Directory – Seedstock & Club Calf
  • Freezer Beef Directory
  • Associate Membership Directory

Youth Development

  • Scholarships
  • Internships
  • BEST (Beef Exhibitor Show Total)
  • Best of the Buckeye (Ohio Bred, Born & Raised Program, featuring Ohio seedstock breeders and youth exhibitors at the Ohio Beef Expo and Ohio State Fair)

Representing Cattlemen

  • Federal and State representation
  • Legislative and regulatory voice of Ohio’s beef industry
  • Fostering relationships with key leaders and influencers
  • Protecting the way of life important to Ohio cattle families
  • Advocating for Cattlemen
  • NCBA State Affiliate
  • Political Action Committee (PAC)

Sharing Industry Information

  • Keeping Members Informed & Speaking on behalf of the Industry
  • Magazine
  • Monthly E-News Update
  • Social Media
  • Websites
  • County Affiliate Partnerships
  • Beef Industry Update Meetings
  • Ohio State Fair
  • Farm Science Review

Events & Programs

  • OCA Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet
  • Ohio Beef Expo
  • Young Cattlemen’s Conference
  • Replacement Female Sale

Top Hand Club

The OCA Top Hand Club is committed to keeping OCA strong and growing in membership.

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