Larry and Joan Roll named Poultry Day parade marshals

Larry and Joan Roll named Poultry Day parade marshals

VERSAILLES — The Versailles Poultry Days Committee has named Larry and Joan (Bulcher) Roll as parade marshals for the 2017 Poultry Days Parade, ...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Erratic winter temperatures endanger honeybee colonies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s occasionally warm weather this winter has created confusion for honeybees, adding to a list of problems facin...

April 2nd, 2017 |  


Brown will back Trump Ag Secretary nominee Perdue

Brown will back Trump Ag Secretary nominee Perdue

WASHINGTON D.C. — Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown says he will support the confirmation of President Donald Trump’s pick for Secretary of Agric...

March 29th, 2017 |  


ODA seeks to recognize farm families leading in conservation and productivity

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) is accepting nominations to honor Ohio farm families who are leaders in conservati...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Davidson hosts Farm Forum

Davidson hosts Farm Forum

PIQUA — U.S. Representative of Ohio’s 8th Congressional District Warren Davidson hosted the 2017 Farm Forum at Edison State Community Coll...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio farmers sending help to Kansas ranches hit by wildfires

BUCYRUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio farmers are sending hay, fencing materials and other supplies to Kansas to help ranches that were devastated by wildfi...

March 21st, 2017 |  


WTGR Radio, Karl Keller receive awards at Chamber’s Ag Day

WTGR Radio, Karl Keller receive awards at Chamber’s Ag Day

GREENVILLE — The Darke County Chamber of Commerce’s annual “Ag Day,” held Friday at Romer’s Catering in Greenville, saw ...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Crop insurance deadline near

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) reminds Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio producers that the final date to appl...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Roy White to make his 30th trip to Ohio Beef Expo

Roy White to make his 30th trip to Ohio Beef Expo

GREENVILLE — Not only will Roy White be attending the 30th annual Ohio Beef Expo in Columbus on March 17-19, he will be honored while there.Why?...

March 12th, 2017 |  


Ansonia High School’s FloraCulture class is selling corsages for the father-daughter dance

Ansonia High School’s FloraCulture class is selling corsages for the father-daughter dance

ANSONIA – FloraCulture students at Ansonia High School are practicing the art of corsage-making.The students, who are also Future Farmers of Ame...

March 11th, 2017 |