Stories by Kristy Foster Seachrist

Ashtabula County sets records with 2011 fair

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Several records were set at the 2011 Ashtabula County Fair during the junior fair livestock sale.

U.S. DOT says no to new regulations for American ag community

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Guidance from the U.S. Department of Transportation will ensure states continue to use commonsense in applying existing safety rules.

Federal government may force farmers to get CDL to operate on the road

Thursday, August 11, 2011

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is looking at all safety concerns regarding traffic on roadways and is wondering if CDL’s should be required for farmers.

Baker’s Golden Dairy: From cow to consumer in one stop

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Not only is Baker’s Golden Dairy taking an old idea and making it new again, but they are using social media to do it.

Tractor display is more than just playing farm, it’s about real farm life

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Details such as movable gates on hay wagons and realistic flatbeds on trucks bring the miniature farm display to life.

Carroll Co. Fair: record setting year

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Record prices were recorded in the steer, hog and lamb junior fair divisions at the Carroll County Fair.

Tomorrow’s dairy industry leaders are looking to develop career paths through Jersey Youth Academy

Thursday, July 21, 2011

The Jersey Youth Academy made a stop at Grammer Jersey Farm to learn about the 600 milking cow operation.

Ohio Supreme Court decision keeps Milton Twp. winery open

Friday, July 15, 2011

Township loses case against Mahoning County winery. The township claimed it was not an agricultural business, and was not exempt from zoning regulations. The Ohio Supreme Court decided otherwise.

Wheat harvest is bringing pleasant surprises to many producers

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Yields in this year wheat crop appear to be taking the biggest hit after the wet spring.

United Egg Producers and HSUS announce agreement over hen housing

Thursday, July 7, 2011

The United Egg Producers and HSUS held a news conference July 7 announcing a proposal to change the egg industry.


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About Kristy

Kristy Foster Seachrist lives in Columbiana County raising sheep and horses. She earned her degree from Youngstown State University and has worked in both print and broadcast journalism. You can follow her on Twitter at