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2009 Lawrence County Fair Livestock Auction

Monday, August 24, 2009

This year’s auction at the Lawrence County Fair had 17 lots resold, with proceeds benefiting the Lawrence County 4-H and the Wilmington, Mohawk and Laurel FFA chapters. Check out bid prices, buyers and photos from the auction, as well as some other shots from around the Lawrence County Fairgrounds.

Ohio pork producers, processors donating meat to local foodbanks

Monday, August 24, 2009

The Ohio Pork Producers Council is leading an effort to generate 100,000 pounds of pork, or 500,000 servings, for the Ohio Association of Second Harvest Foodbanks by April 30, 2010.

If Mother Nature cooperates, Ohio farmers could see record yields

Sunday, August 23, 2009

Could this crop year be a bin-buster in Ohio? Yes, if wheat crop is any indication.

Scholarships offered to young women

Friday, August 21, 2009

DAYTON, Ohio — American Agri-Women (AAW) is offering scholarships for women to attend their 2009 annual convention in Salem, Ore., Nov. 11-14. The scholarships are provided by the Helen Whitmore Memorial Fund. The $400 scholarships are offered to encourage an awareness of the organization among young women, to increase their active involvement and to challenge them to have a positive influence […]

USDA’s FSA expands farm storage loans

Friday, August 21, 2009

USDA improves its farm storage loan program that helps producers build or upgrade farm storage and handling facilities.

Schools should do more to prevent cheating

Thursday, August 20, 2009

COLUMBUS — Schools have the ability to drastically reduce cheating among their students “all they need to do is follow the relatively simple and inexpensive solutions suggested by research. “We know when kids cheat, why kids cheat and how kids cheat,” said Eric Anderman, a recognized expert on student cheating and professor of educational policy […]

State voters get to make the next step

Thursday, August 20, 2009

A proposal to amend Ohio’s constitution will appear on the November ballot.

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Aug. 20, 2009

Thursday, August 20, 2009

AUGUSTA, Ohio –The Augusta Ranchers met Aug. 12 at the Brown Frame Community Building with nine members in attendance. Members discussed fair results and decided to host a thank you dinner for parents, project buyers and helpers Sept. 10 at the Brown Frame at 6:30 p.m. The dinner committee will consist of Sophie Stasiak, Courtney […]

Clean energy summit shows farmers innovation is necessary for success

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Farms may find a new way to produce income if new legislation is passed.

Many more questions than answers exist in proposed climate change bill

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Some say the climate change bill could be as significant to the marketplace as income tax legislation.

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