Representatives of the Columbiana County, Ashtabula County and Carroll County Junior Fair Boards traveled together on a bus to the Ohio Fair Manager’s Convention in Columbus on January 5, 2010. Columbiana County sent 13 youth, Carroll County sent 6 representatives and Ashtabula had 8 for a total of 27 youth plus advisors. The youth spent [...]
Washington County (Pa.) 4-H’er Erin Rice thought her long-stemmed pumpkin was just right to turn into an elephant for the Chesapeake Energy Giant Pumpkin contest Oct. 3 in Washington, Pa.
Ridgeview Farm, located in Mesopotamia Township, Trumbull County, SR 87, hosts fall fun weekends Sept. 26 thru Oct. 28 from noon to 5, and it’s lots of fun, as these pumpkin painters discovered.
If you happen to drive down the alley behind Farm and Dairy’s Salem, Ohio, offices during breaktime, you might have to pause for a cornhole game. Here copy editor Eric Hamilton and intern Emily Caldwell go head to head.
Northwestern-Wayne FFA’ers had to break up the serious sessions at their leadership retreat with a little teamwork and bonding on the water. You know what they say, “All work and no play…”
You can now find just about anything dipped in batter and fried at your local fair. The Ohio State Fair featured — what else — a deep-fried buckeye, along with deep-fried Twinkies, and even a deep-fried PBJ sandwich.
Fifteen-month-old Brady bellied up to the dairy bar at the Columbiana Buckeye Dairy Boosters stand at the Columbiana County Fair to enjoy a chocolate cone.
Poppy, the kitty, adores Corkey the donkey, who seems to share the sentiment–or at least tolerates it. Karen Kirsch of Louisville, Ohio, shares this great shot!
Not a cloud in the sky (well, almost). Jack Perry shares this scene from an active family farm deep in old rural Washington County, Ohio.
Harrison County Commissioner Barbara Pincola loses the Kiss the Pig Contest at this year’s fair and has to pucker up to the Grand Champion Hog during this year’s Harrison County Fair.