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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.

Ashtabula County Fair livestock sale results

Monday, August 17, 2009

Find out who topped the junior fair market livestock competitions at this year’s Ashtabula County Fair.

Texas drought blamed for cotton losses

Monday, August 17, 2009

KINGSVILLE, Texas — For the first time in over a century, a severe South Texas drought has claimed the entire cotton production of Kleberg County, according to Texas AgriLife Extension Service personnel. Historic “Since the founding of Kingsville in 1904, not a single pound of cotton was produced this year in Kleberg County, which includes […]

W.G. Dairy to sell Lely robotic milker

Monday, August 17, 2009

PELLA, Iowa — Lely, the world leader in robotic milking systems, has entered a marketing agreement with W.G. Dairy Supply, Inc., a leading milking equipment company headquartered in Creston, Ohio. As part of the agreement, W.G. Dairy Supply will have exclusive rights to sell and service Lely robotic milking equipment in Central and Eastern Ohio. […]


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