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A roundup of FFA news for the week of May 24, 2012:

Thursday, May 24, 2012

BEVERLY, Ohio — On May 11 the Fort Frye FFA held its annual FFA picnic. At the picnic, the new officers held its first meeting, which was also the last meeting of the school year. During the meeting, the students discussed holding a pool party during the summer. They decided that the pool party would […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of May 24, 2012:

Thursday, May 24, 2012

MOUNT GILEAD, Ohio — The Buckeye Brigade 4-H club used a donation of flowers from Singing Springs Nursery as part of its Cloverbuds’ community service project. The Cloverbuds presented the flowers to residents of Bennington Glen Nursing Center for Mother’s Day. * * * GLEN EASTON, W. Va. — The Marshall County 4-H and FFA […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of May 17, 2012:

Thursday, May 17, 2012

PLYMOUTH, Ohio — Plymouth FFA held its annual FFA banquet April 16 in the Plymouth High School gymnasium with approximately 300 members, parents and supporters present. The banquet meal was followed by a chapter slide show created by Megan Burrer and Megan Dawson. Patrick Hord talked about the future of agriculture and the ethics of […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of May 17, 2012:

Thursday, May 17, 2012

BERLIN CENTER, Ohio — Members of the Western Reserve Rangers 4-H club received literature for Junior Camp at 4-H Camp Whitewood in July during the club’s May meeting. Adviser Bob Day, of Berlin Center, gave a motivational talk on how 4-H develops leadership and public speaking skills. He demonstrated how 4-H has helped all five […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of May 10, 2012:

Thursday, May 10, 2012

PLYMOUTH, Ohio — The May Plymouth FFA meeting will be May 14 at 6 p.m. at the Hound Dog Hop. The club will discuss summer dates and have a senior farewell. Plymouth FFA members Megan Burrer and Taylor Foster received their State FFA degree May 4 at the State FFA Convention. Lil’ Farmer Day will […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of May 10, 2012:

Thursday, May 10, 2012

BURTON, Ohio — The Breeders and Feeders 4-H group met and divided into groups. Depending on species each group did something different. The youth showing poultry watched a video on preventing the spread of disease and went over a packet on poultry housing and care. Club members who are showing beef projects at the fair […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of May 3, 2012:

Thursday, May 3, 2012

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — Four members of the Zane Trace FFA chapter recently participated in the state animal behavior, welfare and husbandry career development event April 17 at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus. In the competition, students were tested on their knowledge of typical and atypical animal behavior as well as their understanding of approved […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of May 3, 2012:

Thursday, May 3, 2012

RAVENNA, Ohio — Portage Projects 4-H club has elected its officers for the coming year. New officers are Malinda Baer, president; Bridget Neal, vice president; Ben Neal, secretary; Nate Kline, treasurer; Tori Palmer, news reporter; William Baer, health and safety leader; Buzzi Kline, historian; and Kaela Geither and Phoebe Kline, recreation leaders. Club members received […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 26, 2012:

Thursday, April 26, 2012

ORWELL, Ohio — The Mustang Wranglers 4-H horse club had its regular monthly meeting April 21 at the Orwell Conversation Station. During this meeting, Mustang Wrangler members gave their demonstrations, as required by 4-H. Katrina Kingdom did her demonstration on lunging; Natasha Sobie made a poster about thoroughbred horse racing history. Abby Chernesky designed a […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 19, 2012:

Thursday, April 19, 2012

BURTON, Ohio — The Breeders and Feeders 4-H club held its last meeting March 25. Poultry orders were turned in and they went over meat cuts of poultry. Beef went over beef record books, discussed the Beef Expo and worked on skillathon. Rabbits and cavies went over good and bad foods, showmanship, body types and […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 12, 2012:

Thursday, April 12, 2012

JEFFERSON, Ohio — The Sew Sew Sweet 4-H Club worked together April 1 to make 200 placemats for the Department of Aging. After the group discussed everything they needed to and played a game, it didn’t take them more then an hour to finish the placemats. Sew Sew Sweet is a very active group. This […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of April 12, 2012:

Thursday, April 12, 2012

PLYMOUTH, Ohio — Trevor Arnold, Zac Arnold, and Adam Predieri represented the Plymouth FFA at the Agricultural Mechanics career development event March 22. Leonard Felty served as the team’s coach. The agronomy team participated in several events to prepare for the state event. Participants in the state event were: Andie Daron, Amy Grube, and Levi Myers. […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of April 5, 2012:

Thursday, April 5, 2012

BEVERLY, Ohio — Fort Frye FFA had its annual banquet March 22. The Star Greenhand Award was given to Josh Meyers. Star Chapter Farmer was Jessica White. The Ralph Coffman Leadership Award was given to Kylie Seese, and the DeKalb Award was given to Alicyn Tulluis. Members also received Greenhand pins and chapter degrees. Toward […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 5, 2012:

Thursday, April 5, 2012

TUSCARAWAS, Ohio — Buckhorn Buckshots 4-H club meet at the Wainwright Community Hall April 1 at 4 p.m. There were 38 4-H members, seven advisers and parents in attendance. Members were reminded to turn in their enrollment cards by the next meeting. The 4-H club elected their 2012 officers. Election results are as follows: Cassandra […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of March 29, 2012:

Thursday, March 29, 2012

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — Zane Trace FFA chapter officers Stephanie Glass, Audrey Hoey and Amber Ginter turned in their officer books Feb. 2 for evaluation at the district level. Stephanie Glass, chapter reporter, created this year’s chapter scrapbook with photos, news articles and newsletters from throughout the year. Audrey Hoey, secretary, kept records of correspondence and […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 29, 2012:

Thursday, March 29, 2012

BURTON, Ohio — Granny’s Kids 4-H club held its meeting March 12 at Kiko’s home. Thirteen members were present. Registration papers were collected for 2012. The club voted to adopt the state 4-H Constitution and the club’s old by-laws with some grammar changes. The club will clean the yards of one or two seniors the […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of March 22, 2012:

Thursday, March 22, 2012

JEROMESVILLE, Ohio — At the sub-district speaking contest, Hillsdale FFA’er Keayla Harr placed first in the creed speaking, Brooke Ogle placed second in the beginning prepared speaking, McKenzie Stimmell placed first in the advanced prepared speaking and Stephanie Shuck placed first in the extemporaneous public speaking. At the district contest, Stephanie Shuck won the extemporaneous […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 22, 2012:

Thursday, March 22, 2012

NEWBURY, Ohio — At the last meeting of the Breeders and Feeders 4-H club beef went over the weight chart in the beef book and talked about tag numbers and average daily weight gain and to keeping track of grain cost. Swine was reminded they must have pigs by May 19. (tag date). Swine will […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of March 15, 2012:

Thursday, March 15, 2012

CRESTON, Ohio — The Norwayne FFA hosted the District 3 Public Speaking Contest Feb. 28. Meghan Geitgey, a freshmen at Norwayne, received second in the creed contest. She had to recite the five-paragraph FFA creed in front of two judges. Following that, she had to answer questions about the creed. Norwayne FFA members traveled to […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 15, 2012:

Thursday, March 15, 2012

ALLIANCE, Ohio — Country Barbwires and Country Folks 4-H club met at Beechwood United Methodist Church Feb. 27. Country Barbwires officers for the coming year are: Clay Poytner, president; Curtis McDaniel, vice president; Bethany Brugger, secretary; Joey Royer, treasurer; Molly Hoover, reporter; Aleah Hall and Sydne Tone, health reporters; and Nicole Cook, safety. Country Folks […]

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