Stories by Farm and Dairy Staff

Readers get creative for Holiday Haiku contest

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Our readers showed their poetic prowess this season by sending in more than 70 submissions for our Holiday Haiku contest. We even ended up in classrooms!

Vacation With Us… Utterback

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Guy and Beth Utterback headed west to cross the Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge, also known as the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge.

Vacation With Us… Drozdowski

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Bernice and Ronald Drozdowski and Marilyn Bednarski, of Lakewood, Ohio, recently traveled to Mount Rushmore in South Dakota.

Vacation With Us… Zimmerman

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Peggy Zimmerman, right, visited the Alamo in San Antonio with granddaughters Leighann and Christina Glass and son John Glass, before his departure to Korea.

Vacation With Us… Smith

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Warren Smith, of Schaghticoke, N.Y., holds up a copy of Farm and Dairy while moose hunting at Trophy Lake in Newfoundland, Canada.

Vacation With Us… Smallsreed

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Art and Eileen Smallsreed, of Newton Falls, Ohio, brought Farm and Dairy along on a Hudson River trip in October.

Vacation With Us… Morrow

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Bob and Jane Morrow, of Plum, Pa., with grandson Robbie, stand on the balcony at Animal Kingdom Lodge at Disney World.

Vacation With Us… Salahub

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Donna Salahub, of Zanesville, Ohio, and granddaughters Abby Derwacter, 9, and Anna Derwacter, 5 visited Mt. Haleakala in Maui, Hawaii to see the sun rise at 9,740 feet elevation.

Ohio Farm Bureau award winners illustrate breadth of agriculture

Monday, December 5, 2011

“Agriculture has been my focus my entire life.”

Atty. Paul Wright’s comment while accepting his Distinguished Service Award from the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation Dec. 1 could’ve been repeated by any of the other four Ohio agriculture leaders honored. In addition to Wright, Distinguished Service Awards were presented to longtime Nationwide agent Fred Pursley and community leader Howard Skiles. Judy Roush received the Agriculture Cooperative Educator Award, and Lindsay Hill was posthumously honored with the Agricultural Communicator Award.

Brag About Your Bag: Joshua Moorman

Thursday, November 24, 2011

For the past month and a half we’ve been showing our appreciation for the hunt with our Brag About Your Bag photo gallery. One of the photos we’ve received is of 11-year-old Joshua Moorman, who shot his first deer, an 8-point basket buck, with a crossbow on Oct. 17.

Vacation With Us… Bailey

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

C. Mark Bailey of Smithville, W.Va. brought Farm and Dairy along when he visited Myrtle Beach, S.C. in September.

Vacation With Us… Karagiorge

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

George and Cheryl Karagiorge, of Perrysburg, Ohio, recently traveled to Pella, Greece, home of Alexander The Great.

Vacation With Us… Yoder and Dalton

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Mike Yoder, Sebring, Ohio, and Cindy Dalton, of Maryland, shared Farm and Dairy at the visitors center during their recent trip to Harpers Ferry National Park.

Vacation With Us… Good Sam Club

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

The Ohio Good Sam Club chapter 50 Fireside Sams held its August campout at Pymatuning resort. We were happy to see all the members in the front row are reading Farm and Dairy.

Fate of 2012 farm bill remains mystery

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

WASHINGTON — The future of 2012 farm bill is unknown, after the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, often called the super committee, failed to reach a compromise Nov. 21.

Vacation With Us… Stricker

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Lena Stricker, of Warsaw, Ohio, and two of her friends recently visited Ireland for two weeks. Farm and Dairy enjoyed the Emerald Isle so much, that we decided to stay over there with some locals!

Vacation With Us… Burgett

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Keith and Judy Burgett, of Carrollton, Ohio, took Farm and Dairy along with them when they visited Tallinn, Estonia.

Vacation With Us… Carter

Friday, November 11, 2011

Ron, Amy, Riley and Reagan Carter, of Hickory, Pa., took Farm and Dairy along on their vacation to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in August.

Vacation With Us… Winans and Kuszmaul

Friday, November 11, 2011

Lawrence L. Winans, of Leavittsburg, Ohio, and Linda Kuszmaul, of Cortland, Ohio, took a cruise to Bermuda Oct. 2-9.

Brag About Your Bag: Chris Adams

Saturday, October 29, 2011

SALEM, Ohio — Chris Adams of Fredonia, Pa., provided us with the second submission in our Brag About Your Bag photo gallery. Adams is pictured with the 185-pound deer he shot with a crossbow on Oct. 25. The photo was submitted by Sonya Ohler.

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