Beresik wins GROWMARK essay contest

Beresik wins GROWMARK essay contest

FORT LORAMIE — Nora Beresik, of Fort Loramie, has been has been named the Ohio state winner of the 2020 GROWMARK essay contest for FFA members.B...

January 30th, 2020 |  


4[H Club elects officers

MCCARTYVILLE — The McCartyville Producers 4-H Club held its first meeting Jan. 12.They elected officers for the new year. The new officers inclu...

January 29th, 2020 |  


Farm transition/succession workshop planned

KENTON – A two-day workshop about farm transition/succession is planned for Feb. 3 and 25, 2020. Participants must attend both days. The worksho...

January 27th, 2020 |  



Producers encouraged to enroll in program

WASHINGTON, D.C. – USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) encourages agricultural producers to enroll now in the Agriculture Risk (ARC) and Pric...

January 20th, 2020 |  


Tree seedling/rain barrel sale undeerway

SIDNEY — The Shelby Soil and Water Conservation District is taking orders for its annual tree seedling sale. Orders will be taken through Friday...

January 7th, 2020 |  


Anna FFA spreads Christmas cheer

Anna FFA spreads Christmas cheer

ANNA — As part of the Anna FFA’s yearly objectives to serve the community, members of the chapter volunteered their time at the FISH Thrif...

January 6th, 2020 |  


FORT LORAMIE — The 2020 West Ohio Agronomy Day will be held on Monday, Jan. 13. at St. Michael’s Hall in Fort Loramie. Doors open starting...

January 6th, 2020 |  


Keeping your Christmas ‘green’

Keeping your Christmas ‘green’

The Holidays are in full swing! Here are several ways to keep the environment in mind while having a fulfilling holiday season. Simple Reduce, Reuse, ...

December 21st, 2019 |  


Ready … Set … Action.

Ready … Set … Action.

SIDNEY — For OSU Extension educators, December and January are climactic. It is these months that we have spent the majority of fall planning fo...

December 10th, 2019 |  


Botkins FFA experiences success at the national level

Botkins FFA experiences success at the national level

BOTKINS — Botkins FFA had an eventful fall season.As the dairy team finished first in the state last spring they had the chance to travel to Ind...

December 2nd, 2019 |