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A roundup of FFA news for the week of June 24, 2010.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

WHEELING, W.Va. — Six teams participated in the Northwestern Region FFA Land Judging contest, hosted by the Northern Panhandle Conservation District June 10. Natural Resources Conservation Services Soil Scientist Tim Dilliplane organized the event, which was held on the Betty Schafer farm located in Wheeling. The Land Judging and Homesite Judging is a national contest […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of June 17, 2010

Thursday, June 17, 2010

COLUMBUS — Kayla Hinds, an 11-year member of the Kids & Critters and Thunder Valley Pioneers 4-H clubs, was one of 59 4-H’ers were recognized for outstanding accomplishments June 2 at the 2010 state Achievement Awards and Scholarship banquet. Hinds is the daughter of Kevin and Gladys Hinds of Newcomerstown. She received a $3,000 Paul […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of June 10, 2010

Thursday, June 10, 2010

ROGERS, Ohio — The Country Friends 4-H group will be holding a car wash to raise funds for their group. The event is set for 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. June 12 at the New Waterford Fire Hall. Donations will be accepted. * * * GEAUGA, Ohio — The Geauga Beef and Swine 4-H club met […]

A weekly roundup of 4-H news for the week of June 3, 2010

Thursday, June 3, 2010

NORTH BENTON, Ohio — The Village Varieties 4-H Club met at the North Benton Presbyterian Church May 25. Members brought in non-perishable food items to help stock the church’s food pantry. The club will be collection food items for the pantry at the next meeting also. Health reports were given by several members. Ben Grammer […]

A weekly roundup of FFA news and events for the week of June 3, 2010

Thursday, June 3, 2010

THORNVILLE, Ohio — The Sheridan FFA meats team went to the OSU meat lab April 30 . Where the students had to identify several cuts of meat. There were three different species that made up the contest such as lamb, pork, and beef. The Sheridan FFA meats team won first in state out of all […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of May 27, 2010

Thursday, May 27, 2010

HANOVERTON, Ohio — The Hicks and Hayseeds 4-H Club met recently at the home of their advisers, Ken and Judy Brown. Members were reminded of upcoming clinics, taggings and registration due dates for the fair. They continued building a picnic table that will be raffled off to benefit the Hanoverton Fire Department and also worked […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of May 13, 2010

Thursday, May 13, 2010

NORTH BENTON, Ohio — The Village Varieties 4-H Club met at the North Benton Presbyterian Church May 4 where 37 members gathered. An additional 14 cloverbuds were present. Green Team member Kim Lewis used an environmental game to teach the members to respect the environment. Demonstrations were given by various members of the club: Lance […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of May 6, 2010

Thursday, May 6, 2010

LISBON, Ohio — The Rambunctious Rabbit Raisers 4-H group met April 18 at St. Jacob’s Church in Lisbon. Hannah Foster, health officer, gave a report on sunburn and Ariel Smith, safety officer, gave a report on bicycle safety. The club won first place in the promotional window contest and will receive a pizza party. Hannah […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 29, 2010

Thursday, April 29, 2010

BURTON, Ohio –The Auburn Swine Club met April 18. Club president Bryan Briggs called the meeting to order. Club dues of $20 per member are due immediately. Members discussed Relay for Life, which will be held May 22-23 at Cardinal High School, and registration forms were passed out. Briggs gave the livestock sale committee report. […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 22, 2010

Thursday, April 22, 2010

ROGERS, Ohio — Country Friends 4-H group met April 5 in the dining hall at Rogers Community Auction. Members reported the March square dance was a huge success for the group. The next fundraiser, a car wash is set for 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. June 12 at the New Waterford fire department. The group will […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of April 22, 2010

Thursday, April 22, 2010

JEROMESVILLE, Ohio — The Hillsdale FFA team placed third at the 2010 state agronomy contest. Individually, Jeff Stimmell placed fourth; Emily Bon placed fifth; Hannah Shock placed ninth; and Kelsey King placed 19th. The team placed 15th at the dairy cattle contest and individual Kalyn Moffett placed 12th. The team placed sixth at the state […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 15, 2010

Thursday, April 15, 2010

CANTON, Ohio — The Happy Farmerettes and Farmers 4-H club of Osnaburg Township held a meeting April 8 at the Thouvenin home. Installation of new officers was done using the care kit theme. Members received their project books. “I got my start in 4-H” posters for the yard were passed out to members to promote […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of April 15, 2010

Thursday, April 15, 2010

ALLIANCE, Ohio –Members of the Marlington FFA chapter went to the Ohio State Expo Center in Columbus for the state FFA judging contests March 27. Junior Lisa Sutton placed 10th in the state in the Dairy Handler’s contest. The Equine Management team placed 95th. Team members were Audrey Duff, Jasmine Sambroak and Zack Hoover. Marlington’s […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of April 8, 2010

Thursday, April 8, 2010

HAMLIN, W.Va. — Lincoln County FFA is holding a farm equipment consignment auction May 1 at 10 a.m. at the new Lincoln County High School in Hamlin. All types of farm equipment will be accepted. No batteries, windows or car tires. Agricultural tires may be accepted upon request. Consignments will be taken April 29, 4 […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 8, 2010

Thursday, April 8, 2010

ALLIANCE, Ohio –The March 22 meeting of the Country Folks and Country Barbwires 4-H groups was held at the Washington Township Fire Department. Some important upcoming dates are quality assurance April 17 at noon at the Washington Township Fire Department; clothes judging July 15; and Extravaganza July 17. Also at the meeting, N-Z members gave […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 1, 2010

Thursday, April 1, 2010

STRUTHERS, Ohio — The Steel Valley K-9′s 4-H club is hosting a motorcoach trip to The Ohio State University Veterinary School April 17. Also on the itinerary is a tour of the Pilot Dog Training Facilities and Kennels. The cost per person for the trip is $25. Lunch will be available to purchase at the […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of April 1, 2010

Thursday, April 1, 2010

JEROMESVILLE, Ohio — The Hillsdale FFA chapter placed second at the district agricultural mechanics skills contest March 18 at Lorain County JVS. The team will now compete in the state contest April 9 at OSU-ATI in Wooster. Individually, Andrew Baldner placed first. The chapter has also participated in four invitational career development event contests: at […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 25, 2010

Thursday, March 25, 2010

BROOKFIELD, Ohio — The Brookfield 4-H Friends held their March meeting with demonstrations given by three members. All members should bring their animal registrations filled out to the next meeting set for April 8. * * * MINERVA, Ohio — The Stillfork 4-H club met March 15 at Mount Zion United Methodist Church. Cheyanna Skinner […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of March 25, 2010

Thursday, March 25, 2010

JEROMESVILLE, Ohio — Hillsdale FFA placed eighth at state nursery and landscaping contest on March 3. Individual places were Jeff Stimmell, sixth; Hannah Shock, 10th; and Kelsey King, 16th. Members competed in the State Job Interview and Agricultural Sales Career Development events March 6 at Tolles Technical Center in Plain City. Sarah Bookman competed in […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 18, 2010

Thursday, March 18, 2010

NORTH BENTON, Ohio — The Village Varieties 4-H club met March 9 at North Benton Presbyterian Church, with 41 members present along with 11 Cloverbuds. Members were advised that project books were available and they could be picked up. Members needing new club shirts were advised to contact Adviser Sharen O’Brock. Adviser Rita Jarvis discussed […]

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