Stories by Chris Kick

Ohio House ag committee still working on nutrient bill

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

House ag committee nearing the completion of its own nutrient regulation bill.

Ohio dairy farmers share advice on farm succession

Friday, February 27, 2015

Northeast Ohio Dairy Conference focuses on farm succession.

Update: FFA students and community rally behind teacher

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. — Members of the western Pennsylvania community of New Wilmington continue to offer their support of Brett McKelvey, the 7-month-old baby born with a heart defect. Brett’s story was shared in Farm and Dairy in January, and nationally, after a local FFA student, Ty Phillips, began a fundraiser to raise funds for […]

Columbiana County property owners negotiate new oil and gas lease terms

Monday, February 23, 2015

Shale leases for $10 an acre re-examined through mediation.

Ohio Senate passes water quality bill

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Senate moves ahead with priority issue: protecting Lake Erie.

Crop consultant explains potential of soybean yield

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

OBERLIN, Ohio — Part of producing a good yielding crop is choosing the right seed and the best genetics for your farm. And the other part is managing the growing environment as best you can, so the seeds live up to their potential. Missy Bauer, a certified crop advisor and an independent crop consultant with […]

OEFFA workshops help promote farmer skills

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

With more than 100 workshops, OEFFA conference offers something for everyone.

Guebert tells OEFFA members ‘big ag’ is unsustainable

Monday, February 16, 2015

Sustainable farming advocate calls out ‘big ag’ at Ohio farming conference.

Nutrient issues dominate discussion at Ohio AgriBusiness conference

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Ohio’s third agribusiness conference focuses on many issues, especially water quality.

Governor’s budget includes water quality goals

Friday, February 6, 2015

Ohio Gov. John Kasich outlines his goals for water quality.

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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.