U.S. farm exports hit 3rd highest level on record

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. agricultural exports totaled $140.5 billion in fiscal year (FY) 2017, climbing nearly $10.9 billion from the previous ye...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Farmers receive 11¢ of Thanksgiving dollar, study shows

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Farmers and ranchers took home just 11.4 cents from every dollar that consumers spent on their Thanksgiving dinner meals, acc...

November 28th, 2017 |  


County hunters harvest 90 deer on opening day of Ohio’s deer-gun hunting season

COLUMBUS — Hunters checked 22,366 white-tailed deer on Monday, Nov. 28, the opening day of Ohio’s deer-gun hunting season, according to th...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Farm Bureau to host Issue 2 debate

COLUMBUS — Spokesmen from both sides of state Issue 2, the highly publicized drug price ballot issue, will present their arguments for and again...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Beginning Farmer East Regional Workshop offered

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — If you are a new farmer or just considering the idea, you are invited to register for the Beginning Farmer East Regional ...

October 26th, 2017 |  


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 |