Cattle connection for Ohio, Israel

Cattle connection for Ohio, Israel

DARKE COUNTY — If all goes according to plan, generations of cattle in Israel will retain a lifelong connection to The Buckeye State.In November...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Ag Director Daniels thankful for Ohio farm community

Ag Director Daniels thankful for Ohio farm community

REYNOLDSBURG — David T. Daniels makes it no secret that he loves … no, correct that … really loves his job.Approaching his fifth yea...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Central Ohio farmer serves on Trump agriculture committee

Central Ohio farmer serves on Trump agriculture committee

UNION COUNTY — Central Ohio farmer Fred Yoder was on his tractor Friday afternoon busily grinding up corn stalks in his Union County corn field,...

November 17th, 2016 |  


Ohio ag overview presented at local ag breakfast

Ohio ag overview presented at local ag breakfast

GREENVILLE — Andy Londo, Ph.D., assistant director of Ag/Natural Resources for Ohio State University Extension (OSUE), presented an overview of ...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


OSU Soil Health and Cover Crop Field Day

WAPAKONETA — Ohio State University will hold a free Soil Health and Cover Crop Field Day on Monday, Oct. 24 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Wapakonet...

October 20th, 2016 |  


USDA issues safety-net payments to farmers in response to 2015 market downturn

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that many of the 1.7 million farms that enrolled in either the Agriculture Risk...

October 9th, 2016 |  


Local farmer dies in grain bin accident

Local farmer dies in grain bin accident

GORDON — An Arcanum farmer died Monday as a result of a grain bin accident.On October 3, at 12:57 p.m. Darke County Deputies, along with Pitsbur...

October 4th, 2016 |  


Rep. Davidson introduces legislation on Death Tax increase

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Warren Davidson (R-OH) introduced the Protect Family Farms and Businesses Act to halt the stealth death tax increase, wh...

September 29th, 2016 |  


West Nile Virus confirmed in Ohio horse

REYNOLDSBURG — The first positive case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in an Ohio horse has been confirmed in 2016.Testing on samples taken from a seve...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Tickets available for the 2016 Ohio State University’s Farm Science Review

LONDON, Ohio — The Farm Science Review is Sept. 20-22 this year and will offer farmers and other visitors to the annual farm show the opportunit...

September 12th, 2016 |