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Feud at the fair: Beaver County 4-H club leaves fold and takes livestock with it

Thursday, June 25, 2015

The Beaver County Stockman’s Club and the Big Knob livestock club are now independent youth organizations.

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of June 25, 2015:

Thursday, June 25, 2015

BURTON, Ohio — The Thompson Ledge Dairymen met June 13 for a pizza party meeting. The group discussed quality assurance, watched a video on handling cowws. In addition, the group talked about dairy basket themes for the fair.   A meeting was set up to make tie blankets for a local charity.   • • […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of June 25, 2015:

Thursday, June 25, 2015

ASHLAND, Ohio — Crestview FFA members along with Clear Fork FFA began their life changing journey to Honduras June 5.   Travelers included Ellyse Shafer, Brent Ball, Austin Miller and Cora McConkie from Clear Fork FFA. And from the Crestview FFA, students included Emily Fulk, Jenna Purvis, Isaac Fulk, Kaitlyn Hunt, Erin Bernhard and Kathy […]

Pennsylvania Farmland Preservation Program adds acreage from 20 more farms

Thursday, June 25, 2015

The additions total 1,718 acres of farmland in 15 counties.

Penn State Extension Dairy Team garners national award

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Penn State’s Extension Dairy Team has been recognized by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) with its Educational Aids Blue Ribbon Award for the Team’s outstanding Technology Tuesday Dairy Webinar Series.

Medina girl finds a way with 4-H animals

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Allie Loftis didn’t grow up on a farm, but she found one to help house her livestock projects.

Mike Bardo: Teacher by day, farmer by night

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Mike Bardo, a vo-ag teacher for 40 years may be done teaching for now, but he won’t retire from farming any time soon.

Expert advises early castration for beef calves

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Studies show that early castration makes more sense.

Bottled water recalled after E. coli detected in water source

Monday, June 22, 2015

The recalled water has codes beginning with “A” or “F.”

National Guernsey Sale nets high bids in Holmes County

Monday, June 22, 2015

National Guernsey Sale nets high bids amid rain storm.

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