BEVERLY, Ohio — Fort Frye FFA members attended the Washington County soil judging competition Sept. 13. They received first place in the rural competition and fifth in the urban competition. Kylie Seese received second out of all participating students. * * * ALBANY, Ohio — The Alexander FFA officers attended the Colt Conference, Sept. 7. […]
WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio — Beginning Oct. 1, the Miami Trace FFA will kick off Paint the Town Pink, a special event that will take place throughout Washington Court House. During the campaign, companies in town can donate money to have their windows painted with the breast cancer ribbon. All proceeds from these donations will […]
BERLIN CENTER, Ohio — Western Reserve Rangers 4-H club member Sara Cummings was the 2011 outstanding female youth from the Youth Organizations of the Canfield Junior Fair, and club member Katherine Pitcairn was one of five young women serving on the 2011 4-H royal court. Cummings, the daughter of Ken and Tina Cummings of Springfield […]
JEROMESVILLE, Ohio — The Hillsdale FFA Chapter held their annual summer picnic Aug. 7 for members and their families. Megan Miller and her family hosted the meeting at their house. 98 members were in attendance. After the meeting, the chapter ate a meal provided by the FFA and the members. The officers planned games for […]
Scenes from the 2011 Stark County Fair.
BURTON, Ohio — Members of the Swingin’ Hams 4-H club met Aug. 2 at the Patterson Center to discuss the upcoming Geauga County Fair. Each member received his hog pen assignment. Members also prepared for a club car wash, which was held Aug. 13.
BELOIT, Ohio — The West Branch FFA met at West Branch High School Aug. 17, with 20 members in attendance. Members enjoyed recreation and refreshments.
MOUNTVILLE, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Young Farmers Association is offering a stipend for qualified FFA students to attend the National Young Farmer Educational Association (NYFEA) Institute to be held in Kansas City, Mo., Dec. 7-10.
DULUTH, Ga. — Candice Bentley of Crestview High School in Greenwich, Ohio, has received a National FFA Collegiate Scholarship, sponsored by AGCO. Bentley is one of 20 outstanding FFA members to receive a scholarship sponsored by AGCO and AGCO Finance. Bentley’s parents are Hillard and Michelle Bentley, Greenwich. The Crestview graduate is now a student […]
BURTON, Ohio — Members of the Flockmasters 4-H Club met July 26 at the Somrack home. John Strzalka gave a presentation on gun safety. Members taking market projects to fair were reminded write buyers’ letters. Club set up at the fair will be Aug. 28, and members will be working the Jr. Leaders Milkshake Booth […]
Lawrence County (Pa.) 4-H and FFA’ers wrapped up their market livestock projects at the annual livestock sale Aug. 20.
BERLIN CENTER, Ohio — The Western Reserve Rangers 4-H Club met Aug. 11. The Rangers will have a fair booth at the Canfield Fair for members to showcase their projects and many members will show livestock at the fair also. Members that received awards at the Ohio State Fair were recognized. Garrett and Justin McGinty, […]
HARRISVILLE, W.Va. — On Aug. 6, members of the Warren FFA Chapter attended the Ritchie County Fair to watch or participate in the Livestock Show hosted by the OVJBA. Cortney Welch, Morgan Smith, Dustin Cunningham, Weston McAfee, Ashley Payne, Jessica Wingrove, and Robbie Clifton were present at the show. Cortney Welch made it to the […]
Meet the winners of this year’s Mercer County (Pa.) 4-H Roundup market livestock competitions.
CANFIELD, Ohio — The Mahoning County Junior Fair board held its monthly meeting July 21 at the Mill Creek Metroparks Farm in Canfield. Fair work schedules were distributed. Members need to fill in hours for pre-fair work days, duties during the Canfield Fair and post-fair work. Committee chairs reported the following: the Special Features committee […]
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — The newly elected Zane Trace FFA officer team met for its annual officer work day and retreat June 22. The team planned FFA activities and events for the 2011-2012 school year. The team participated in personality tests and brainstormed brainstorming for the upcoming year. The officers and their advisers later went to […]
BELOIT, Ohio — West Branch FFA met July 21 at the Texas Roadhouse in Alliance, Ohio. Future meetings and upcoming events were discussed. All officers were present along with advisers Michael Bardo and Gregory Sharp. The nest meeting will be at the West Branch High School agricultural shop in August. * * * PLYMOUTH, Ohio […]
BURTON, Ohio — The Geauga Dairymen had a 4-H meeting July 20. Members practiced for skillathon and worked on their project books. The Jr. Fair theme is “Around Geauga County in five days with Jr. Fair.” The club will use this theme to decorate the board in the dairy barn at fair. Five members attended […]
Junior dairy exhibitors from across west-central Pennsylvania participated in the annual district dairy show for 4-H and FFA members July 18 at the Lawrence County Fairgrounds.
BERLIN CENTER, Ohio — The following Western Reserve Rangers 4-H club members received awards at Mahoning County 4-H judging events in July. In public speaking/ marketing were Bailey Hornberger, Justin and Garrett McGinty, Gabriella Marinescu, Katherine Pitcairn, Remi Mikan, Erin and Jena Styka. In the area of small projects were Gabriella Marinescu, Delorean Jones, Emily […]