Ohio hands out fines over fish kills caused by farm manure

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The operators of three agriculture businesses have been told to pay more than $30,000 for three large fish kills that Ohio&#...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Despite challenges, Darke County farmers report better than expected yield

Despite challenges, Darke County farmers report better than expected yield

DARKE COUNTY — Local farms may experience a roller coaster harvesting season this year, according to information from local farmers and agricult...

October 7th, 2017 |  


Ohio State University Extension Darke County Ag Breakfast hosts CAUV discussion

Ohio State University Extension Darke County Ag Breakfast hosts CAUV discussion

GREENVILLE - During the Ohio State University (OSU) Extension Darke County Ag Breakfast Thursday, guests were greeted by speakers: Darke County Audito...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Arcanum bans raising of farm animals within village limits

Arcanum bans raising of farm animals within village limits

ARCANUM — The Arcanum Village Council approved an ordinance during its Tuesday night session prohibiting the keeping of farm animals within vill...

September 27th, 2017 updated: September 27th, 2017. |  


Edison State Agriculture Degree Program receives approval

Edison State Agriculture Degree Program receives approval

DARKE COUNTY — As Edison State Community College continues to work towards meeting the growing demand of the agricultural industry in Darke Coun...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Carroll honored with Rabbitry award

Carroll honored with Rabbitry award

DARKE COUNTY — Patricia “Pat” Carroll of Greenville and advisor of Show Hopper 4-H club will soon have her name permanently displaye...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


McGlinch family honored as top Ohio conservation farmers

McGlinch family honored as top Ohio conservation farmers

LONDON, Ohio — The McGlinch family was one of five families awarded the 2017 Conservation Farm Family Awards at the Farm Science Review on Thurs...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Junior Fair Goat and Sheep winners

Junior Fair Goat and Sheep winners

Born And Bred Market Lamb Grand Champion Kierra ReichertBorn And Bred Market Lamb Reserve Champion Kierra ReichertDairy Wether Market Goat Grand Champ...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Post Holdings buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Bob Evans Farms is being sold to Post in a deal worth about $1.53 billion, giving the cereal maker a stronger presence in the g...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Arcanum-Butler FFA program off to extraordinary start

Arcanum-Butler FFA program off to extraordinary start

ARCANUM — Members of Arcanum High School’s new agriculture satellite program presented highlights from the program’s first year to a...

September 18th, 2017 |