Outstanding 4-H’ers set the bar

Outstanding 4-H’ers set the bar

Each year, Shelby County 4-H recognizes remarkable 4-H teens who work earnestly to make a positive impact on the local community. Nominations are acce...

November 5th, 2019 |  


Vogel Scholarship awarded to 2 4-H members

Vogel Scholarship awarded to 2 4-H members

ST. MARYS — The Eric Vogel Memorial Award was presented after this year’s Auglaize County Fair. The award is given annually to two outstan...

November 4th, 2019 |  


Worms, water and wealth

Worms, water and wealth

BELLEFONTAINE — Tom and Nancy Smith hosted the third Agricultural Program recently at their farm. The event was sponsored by the Logan County La...

November 4th, 2019 |  



Sidney FFA competes at contests

Sidney FFA competes at contests

Sidney FFA members had the opportunity to compete at either the county or district soil judging contests. Each student judged soil based on its use fo...

November 4th, 2019 |  


Paper Clover program raises $967,681

SIDNEY — As part of ongoing efforts to support 4-H youth nationwide, Tractor Supply Company customers and team members raised $967,681 for the N...

November 4th, 2019 |  


Anna FFA serves FISH Thrift Shop

Anna FFA serves FISH Thrift Shop

SIDNEY — Giving back to the community through service is an important part of the Anna FFA’s yearly objectives. Over the summer months, th...

November 4th, 2019 |  


Summer internship announced

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has announced the “OneUSDA Internship” opportunity for Summer 2020. As...

November 4th, 2019 |  


Autumn brings gift of balance

Autumn brings gift of balance

Fall is here. The leaves are changing, harvest is in full swing and jack-o-lanterns have taken residence on my front porch. I love fall. And no, it...

October 29th, 2019 |  


Decorate and extend the life of your carved pumpkin

Decorate and extend the life of your carved pumpkin

It’s time to select and decorate pumpkins for your Halloween display. Get family and friends involved in a trip to the pumpkin farm and consider...

October 21st, 2019 |  


FFA American Degree recipient visits Sidney FFA

FFA American Degree recipient visits Sidney FFA

Bradley Burden, former Sidney FFA member and officer, had the opportunity to talk to current agricultural students about his career in agriculture. Bu...

October 21st, 2019 |