OSU plans weed program

SIDNEY — Ohio State University Extension is inviting crop producers to attend a regional 2022 Ohio Weed University on Thursday, Feb. 3, from 9 a...

January 17th, 2022 |  


GROWMARK Foundation announces 2022 agricultural scholarship program

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The GROWMARK Foundation is once again offering a $1,500 scholarship program for students in the United States and Ontario, C...

January 13th, 2022 |  


State fair winner

State fair winner

Amanda Roush 13, of Sidney, daughter of Karen and Darrin Ike, won Outstanding of the Day and best of Class at the Ohio State Fair in her project Next ...

January 12th, 2022 |  



Livestock and the American diet

Livestock and the American diet

Climate change and green houses gases (GHG) have been hot topics for agriculture in the past few months. Farmers are being considered as a part of the...

January 12th, 2022 |  


Houston students receive Bob Evans grants

NEW ALBANY –With its continued support of and dedication to the next generation of America’s farming community, Bob Evans Restaurants is p...

January 12th, 2022 |  


New pesticide applicator class planned

KENTON – A class to help farmers prepare to become private pesticide applicators has been planned for Janu. 26 at the Hardin County Extension of...

January 10th, 2022 |  


H2Ohio Phase 2 sign up is open

SIDNEY — H2Ohio Phase 2 is now open for Shelby County producers. H2Ohio is open to any producer who farms land in Shelby County. Producers have ...

December 22nd, 2021 |  


West Ohio Agronomy Day planned for Jan. 10

FORT LORAMIE — The 2022 West Ohio Agronomy Day will be held on Monday, Jan. 10, at St. Michael’s Hall in Fort Loramie. Doors open starting...

December 16th, 2021 |  


Bill would ban Brazilian imports

Bill would ban Brazilian imports

How many of you have heard of the World Organization of Animal Health (OIE)? It was founded in 1924, through an international agreement to “ensu...

December 15th, 2021 |  


Versailles FFA names members of the month

Versailles FFA names members of the month

VERSAILLES — On Nov. 16, 2021, the Versailles FFA held its monthly meeting. During the meeting, first-year members were awarded a Greenhand FFA ...

December 1st, 2021 |