Crop insurance provides planting flexibility

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Acting Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Michael Scuse has announced that the federal crop insurance program will provide addit...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Applications being accepted for Rural America Farm & Garden Expo

JAY COUNTY, Ind. - The Rural America Farm & Garden Expo will be held on September 7 - 9 at the Jay County Fairgrounds in Portland, Indiana (806 E....

June 29th, 2016 |  


Mobile unit used for grain safety training

Mobile unit used for grain safety training

GREENVILLE — Several area farmers stopped by the Darke County Fairgrounds Tuesday afternoon for a peek at a an innovative and important training...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Kids learn about farm safety

Kids learn about farm safety

GREENVILLE — More than 100 area children signed up to take part in the annual Progressive Agriculture Safety Day held at the Darke County Fairgr...

June 14th, 2016 |  


10 U.S. farmers to visit domestic, international soy markets

ST. LOUIS — Ten U.S. soybean farmers from soybean-growing states across the nation will take part in an educational program this summer with sto...

June 13th, 2016 |  


Registration still open for Western Ohio Precision Ag Day

DARKE COUNTY - Registration is now open for the July 12 Western Ohio Precision Agriculture Day hosted by Ohio State University Extension, Darke and Mi...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Ethanol Group leadership change upcoming

MAUMEE, Ohio – The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) announced that Ethanol Group President Neill C. McKinstray will retire July 1. At that time, M...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Halted in bird flu outbreak, federal egg inspections resume

Halted in bird flu outbreak, federal egg inspections resume

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has resumed inspections of egg-handling facilities in 21 states more than a year a...

June 2nd, 2016 |  


Rep. Buchy honors 2016 Ohio Fairs’ Queen

Rep. Buchy honors 2016 Ohio Fairs’ Queen

COLUMBUS — State Representative Jim Buchy (R-Greenville) recently presented a resolution to Mary Buehler honoring her as the 2016 Ohio FairsR...

June 2nd, 2016 updated: June 2nd, 2016. |  


Berning to serve as an OSU Extension ACRE Intern

Berning to serve as an OSU Extension ACRE Intern

DARKE COUNTY - You’ll be seeing a new face this summer as Lora Berning of Anna, Ohio, will be working with Darke, Mercer, Auglaize and Miami Cou...

May 21st, 2016 |