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Hop to it: Jefferson County Fair hosts first rabbit hopping contest

Thursday, July 30, 2015

This year’s Jefferson County Fair will feature an open rabbit hopping competition at 9 a.m. Aug. 20. That’s right, rabbit hopping. Think horse jumping, only in miniature. And fur.

A roundup of FFA news for the week of July 30, 2015:

Thursday, July 30, 2015

The West Holmes FFA officer team held an officer retreat at Smith Pleasant Valley Campgrounds.

Betty Vernon: A force to be reckoned with on the harness racing track

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Betty Vernon is no stranger to the harness race track at Canfield or Coshocton County fairs.

Columbiana County Agriculture Hall of Fame: Allan Chamberlin, Charles Harper to be enshrined

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The Columbiana County Agricultural Hall of Fame will induct Allan Chamberlin and Charles Harper during enshinement ceremonies Aug. 4 at the Columbiana County Fair.

Canning workshop coming to Geauga

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The class is free and open to the public. Additionally OSU Extension will be testing pressure gauges starting June 1 until Sept. 11.

More COOL legislation: Another attempt at staving off a trade war with the neighbors

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Both Mexico and Canada say they intend to implement retaliatory tariffs should the U.S. fail to address the current COOL law.

New cattle breed has what it takes to handle central Florida’s hot climate

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The cattle are able to handle the high humidity, hot temperatures and sun that defines the central part of the state.

Undisputed precision ag: Ohio State logo in cornfield

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Ohio State’s College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences designed cornfield’s ‘cool’ Block O to spur conversations on precision ag potential.

Lessons from Malabar Farm still hold true

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Richland County holds inaugural farm technology conference at historic Malabar Farm.

Ohio State Fair: Legen-dairy Buckeye team celebrated in butter

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The 2015 display features the butter cow and calf standing next to life-size sculptures of Ohio State head football coach Urban Meyer and mascot Brutus Buckeye, along with larger-than-life carvings of the coveted national championship trophy and two Ohio State football helmets.

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