Stories by Chris Kick

Power Show combines exhibit, features three days of education

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Power Show Ohio features new days, new setup, with same equipment and educational sessions.

Ohio’s Young Ag Professionals enjoy ‘perfect growing season’

Monday, February 2, 2015

Young ag Professionals event is a place to relax, mingle and learn.

Ohio lawmakers, farmers call for ‘sound science’ in water quality rules

Friday, January 30, 2015

The Ohio House ag committee held its first hearing of the year, and water quality was at the forefront.

Meigs County men plead guilty to crop insurance fraud

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Meigs County men await sentencing for conspiracy to defraud the United States.

Ohio maple producers learn of new grading system

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

More than 300 people attended the Ohio maple syrup workshop series. The new grading system was a major topic.

Dairy graziers challenged to keep eye on genetics

Monday, January 26, 2015

Dairy graziers learn about how genetics and genomic testing can improve their herd.

Will miscanthus crop live up to the promises?

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Energy crop draws mixed reactions among area farmers.

At harvest, miscanthus growers hope secondary uses pay off

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Federally supported energy crop competes for its place in the market.

Food safety expert to growers: ‘Keep calm and get prepared’

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Ohio Produce Growers and Marketers Association holds sessions related to produce safety, marketing.

Dairy farming helped prepare Farnsworths for careers

Thursday, January 15, 2015

As a boy, he pretended to sell the family’s cows. But auctioneer Russ Farnsworth and family still have a solid dairy farm in Medina County.

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About Chris

Chris Kick lives in Wooster, Ohio. An American FFA Degree recipient, he holds a bachelor’s in creative writing from Ashland University. He spends his free time on his grandparents’ farms in Wayne and Holmes counties.