ANSONIA — Throughout the month of May, the Ansonia FFA helped educate the elementary students of Ansonia on rural safety.
MARYSVILLE — The 2014-15 Ohio Cattlemen's Association (OCA) BEST (Beef Exhibitor Show Total) Program wrapped up on May 9 with its annual awards banquet held at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus.
DARKE COUNTY — On May 11, United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack unveiled a new report showing tremendous demand for recent college graduates with degrees in agricultural programs.
COLUMBUS — Ansonia FFA students, along with advisers Jennifer Knick and Brad Lentz, attended the 87th Ohio FFA Convention at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio hunters checked 17,638 wild turkeys during the combined 2015 spring wild turkey hunting season and youth wild turkey hunting season, April 18-May 17, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR).
Greenhouse sale closes year
ANSONIA — For Mother's Day this year the Ansonia FFA members got their hands a little dirty to warm the hearts of local mothers.
DARKE COUNTY - Taylor Dill, a junior at Wilmington College, majoring in Agronomy and Religion and Philosophy will be interning with The Ohio State University Extension office in Greenville this spring and summer.
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Four Ohioans who have committed their lives to working in, promoting and advocating for Ohio's farm community will be honored Friday, Aug. 7, by the Ohio Agricultural Council (OAC), when they are inducted into the Ohio...
COLUMBUS — The Versailles FFA traveled to Columbus April 30 and May 1 FOR the 87th annual State FFA Convention. The theme Was “Go all Out.”
DARKE COUNTY — There has been recent detection of multiple avian influenza viruses in Canada and the United States. These viruses, apparently spread by migratory birds, have been detected in captive birds, backyard poultry and commercial poultry...
In Ohio, agriculture is king.While our state has a diverse and growing economy, there is no doubt that agriculture is Ohio's number-one industry.
NEW WESTON — More than 800 students and more than 200 parents and chaperones took part in Versailles FFA's 40th annual Farm Day Friday.
DARKE COUNTY — Avian influenza continues to spread throughout the Midwest, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).
As part of Darke Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) commitment to outreach on the Ohio agricultural pollution abatement program, we are continuing our series of monthly articles on agricultural topics. Be on the lookout for future columns...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill.— The USDA's Risk Management Agency (RMA) reminds producers in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio that they need to have their Highly Erodible Conservation and Wetland Conservation Certification form (AD-1026) on file...
DARKE COUNTY – An outbreak of H5N2, a strain of Avian Bird Flu, has become a serious concern to poultry producers in the Midwest, and that concern could affect consumers nationwide.
GREENVILLE — It's not a question of “if,” but “when,” Darke County OSU Extension Educator Sam Custer told the attendees at the monthly ag breakfast Thursday — “when” the avian flu will come to Ohio...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (May 6, 2015) – May is National Egg Month, and Ohio's egg farmers are marking the occasion by celebrating the significant health benefits of the incredible egg. Ranking second in the nation for egg production, the...
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana — The National FFA Organization and Foundation recently announced that they have awarded more than $2.7 million in scholarships to 2,152 recipients.
VERSAILLES - Whether it's for meat production or dairy products, goat breeders all share some common qualities: they don't seem to mind hard work. They also tend to hand down the tradition to succeeding generations.