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A roundup of FFA news for the week of March 19, 2015:

Thursday, March 19, 2015

RAVENNA, Ohio — Southeast FFA members Amber Zavara and Jonathan Fesemyer will be competing in the state public speaking contest.   The chapter is hosting its 63rd annual FFA banquet March 26 at 7 p.m. In addition to the dinner and awards recognition, the evening will include an auction, with approximately 30 students selling their […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 19, 2015:

Thursday, March 19, 2015

MONTVILLE, Ohio — The Thompson Ledge Dairymen met March 7. Members decorated the window at Thompson Tractor for 4-H week. Three members participated in the ATI judging contest in Wooster. They were Alyssa Prester, Trent and Kali Weber.   * * *   CORTLAND, Ohio —The Trumbull County 4-H Judging Team meets every third Sunday […]

Pa. tested bull sale set March 27

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Auction features 86 bulls from four breeds; online viewing and bidding available.

Carroll Co. fetes top milk producers

Thursday, March 19, 2015

John Neider, Redien Holsteins and Red and Whites, Carrollton, received the Carroll County Dairy Promotion Board’s 2015 Distinguished Service Award.

Record low snowpack in Cascades, Sierra Nevada

Friday, March 13, 2015

WASHINGTON — Warm temperatures in February contributed to further snowpack decline in the Cascades and Sierra Nevada.

Proposed rules set for drone use; comment until April 24

Friday, March 13, 2015

The FAA will accept public comment on proposed drone use rules until April 24,but don’t look for the final rules until at least next year.

Cyanobacteria could help manage nitrogen to benefit Chesapeake Bay

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Cyanobacteria are a potential tool to increase nitrogen-use efficiency.

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 12, 2015:

Thursday, March 12, 2015

GREENFORD, Ohio — The Greenford Busy Bees met Feb. 23 to elect officers for the upcoming year. New leaders include: president, Addie Flowers; vice president, Alaina Courtwright; secretary, Delaney Less; assistant secretary, Olivia Wince; health officer, Tara Wine; safety officer, Genesis Johnson; news reporter, Maureen Baker.   * * * BURTON, Ohio — Geauga Beef […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of March 12, 2015:

Thursday, March 12, 2015

MILLERSBURG, Ohio — The West Holmes FFA chapter sent officer books, state and American degree applications and proficiency applications to be judged at the district level Feb. 10. Jason Jenkins (reporter), Elise Neville (secretary) and Terry Medley (treasurer) each received a gold rating on their officer books. They will receive an award at state convention […]

Meimer, Holfinger, Hastings honored as Ohio Agriculture Women of the Year

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

The award program is administered through the Ohio Department of Agriculture and the Office of the First Lady.

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