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A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 18, 2013:

Thursday, April 18, 2013

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — The upcoming Zane Trace FFA officer team traveled to Fairfield Union March 13 to learn more about their new responsibilities in the chapter. Along with the new officer team, David Glass and Audrey Hoey also came to find out how to apply for a state office. After an opening speech from the […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of April 18, 2013:

Thursday, April 18, 2013

OBERLIN, Ohio — The Firelands FFA dairy judging team won the district contest and earned a berth in the state contest. Jeb Larson placed third individually in the district, and David Tipple, fourth. Noah Larson and Jared Keets also competed. On April 6, several students traveled to Columbus for the state equine management, general livestock, […]

Hillsdale FFA holds banquet and 50th celebration

Thursday, April 11, 2013

JEROMESVILLE, Ohio — More than 425 people attended the Hillsdale FFA annual parent- member banquet and 50th anniversary celebration March 16 at Hillsdale High School. The agenda included speakers from each of the five decades the chapter has been in existence, and slideshows of past and present chapter accomplishments. Remembering Dave Harris spoke on behalf […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 11, 2013:

Thursday, April 11, 2013

ST. CLAIRSVILLE, Ohio — The Belmont County 4-H Horse Committee will host a spring cleanout tack swap April 27, starting at 10 a.m., at the new Belmont County Fairgrounds. New and used tack will be available and individuals can rent a 10-by-10 spot or sell items on consignment. Chicken dinners will be served from noon […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 21, 2013:

Thursday, March 21, 2013

CORTLAND, Ohio — The Just A Good Ride 4-H club members met to discuss and vote on the upcoming show season, Trumbull County Fair and Friday Night Lights preparations and service. The chapter is soliciting sponsor donations for a barn extension at the Trumbull County Fairgrounds. Any business or individual interested in donating should contact […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of March 21, 2013:

Thursday, March 21, 2013

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Five students from the Mohawk FFA chapter met with Sen. Elder Vogel and Rep. Jaret Gibbons March 12 to speak with them about agriculture and the FFA, at the 2013 State Legislative Leadership Conference breakfast. Mohawk’s group worked at a neighborhood center in downtown Harrisburg. The students cleaned up a playground, washed […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 14, 2013:

Thursday, March 14, 2013

MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. —The Marshall-Ohio County 4-H Dairy Club met at the Marshall County Extension Office March 1 for a meeting and potluck dinner. New officers elected for the 2012-2013 year were as follows: Kyle Clark, president; Amy Evans, vice president; Audrey Rine, secretary and reporter; and Emily Riggle as treasurer. New business included voting for […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of March 14, 2013:

Thursday, March 14, 2013

WARREN, Ohio — Trumbull Career and Technical Center senior project presentation day was Feb. 14, and members participated in FFA week Feb. 18-22. The chapter also supported the Teens for Jeans drive, which ended Feb. 8. The FFA chapter was present at the center’s 35th anniversary Time Capsule ceremony, and the FFA officers present were […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of March 7, 2013:

Thursday, March 7, 2013

PLYMOUTH, Ohio — The Plymouth FFA chapter participated in FFA Week with a trip to Snow Trails and other school and lunch activities. The chapter held farm tours for the students Feb. 21. They went to Finnish Farms and watched a live butcher of a pig and Ringler’s Maple Syrup taught the chapter the process […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 7, 2013:

Thursday, March 7, 2013

BURTON, Ohio — The Sew Sew Sweet 4-H club met March 3. The chapter discussed savings and checking balances and candy bars for fundraising. New officers were elected and the club discussed changes to the constitution and bylaws. Officer training will be April 3 at 6 p.m. The next meeting is April 10 at 2 […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of Feb. 28, 2013:

Thursday, February 28, 2013

JEROMESVILLE, Ohio — On Feb. 16, the Hillsdale FFA Food Science Team competed at the state food science competition at The Ohio State University’s Parker Food Science Building. In the food science career development event, students identify aromas, handle customer complaint letters, identify good manufacturing practice violations, conduct taste tests and take a test on […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Feb. 28, 2013:

Thursday, February 28, 2013

ALLIANCE, Ohio — Creative Clovers 4-H club met Feb. 16. The club went over its Thanksgiving collection for the Haven of Rest in Akron, Ohio and the tour of the Haven of Rest. Members are to think of a community service project, a fundraiser, and a field trip.The new officers are: Reagan Kornbau, president; Taylor […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Feb. 14, 2013:

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Cecil, Pa. — The Cecil 4-H Club will be holding its first meeting of the year at 9 a.m. Feb. 23 at the Vercek’s home. Members will be completing annual registration forms, collecting the yearly fee, selecting individual projects and begin working on a community service project. Anyone between 8 and 18 who wishes to […]

A roundup of FFA news of Feb. 14, 2013:

Thursday, February 14, 2013

WELLINGTON, Ohio — The Wellington FFA chapter is hosting its annual Florida strawberry sale. One half a flat is $10.50 and a full flat is $19. Delivery will be March 20, and money is due at the time of order by March 1. Checks can be made payable to Wellington FFA. If interested call Mrs. […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of Feb. 7, 2013:

Thursday, February 7, 2013

ASHLAND, Ohio — The Crestview FFA had 19 members and five chaperones attend the National Western Denver trip Jan. 18 – 25. The chapter partnered with the Clear Fork FFA for the trip and traveled over 3,000 miles. The FFA members had the opportunity to tour several agricultural industry factories along the way. On Jan. […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Feb. 7, 2013:

Thursday, February 7, 2013

CANFIELD, Ohio — The Mahoning County Goat Herders met Jan. 14. New officers elected are Krista Burcaw, president; Emma Hough, secretary; Jessie Slocum, treasurer; Grace McDaniel, news reporter; Jessica Slocum, devotion leader; Mikala Wyss, demonstration leader; McKayla Boyd, refreshment leader. Melissa Moliterno is the new adviser.Upcoming events include Quality Assurance March 2 at South Range […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Jan. 24, 2013:

Thursday, January 24, 2013

SALEM, Ohio — The Kids, Kows, ‘N’ Kritters 4-H club met Jan. 11 at the Cope home. The new officers presided over the meeting. President is Justin Coppersmith; vice president is Isaac Thompson; secretary, Kelly See; treasurer, Cody Cope; health and safety officer is Brandon Catlett; news reporter is Rachel Thompson. Members discussed the upcoming […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Jan. 17, 2013:

Thursday, January 17, 2013

BERLIN CENTER, Ohio — Levi Smith and Ian Hames led the first meeting of Western Reserve Rangers 4-H club when the club met Jan. 10. Levi and Emily Smith, Jena and Erin Styka, and Gabriella and Nickolas Marinesky will serve on the Mahoning County Junior Fair Board this year. Emily and Levi reported on the […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of Jan. 17, 2013:

Thursday, January 17, 2013

GNADENHUTTEN, Ohio — Indian Valley FFA members are planning a blood drive Jan. 25 at Indian Valley High School. Also, members are preparing two teams for a food science contest in January at Ridgewood schools.

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Jan. 10, 2013:

Thursday, January 10, 2013

MEDINA, Ohio — 4-H and FFA market beef weigh-in and identification will be held from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Jan. 12 at the Medina County Fairgrounds. All market beef steers and heifers to be shown at the Medina County junior fair livestock show and market beef intended for the carcass show must be identified […]

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