With the dark days of winter setting in, we thought it would be a good time to remember the warm sunshine of summer. These boys, spotted at the Hookstown Fair in Pennsylvania, sure seemed to be having a good time in the dairy barn.
Savannah Lewis poses with one of her chickens at the covered bridge festival at the Ashtabula County 4-H Interactive Animal Display.
Katrina Brye of Winona, Ohio, is a member of Team Bill at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. Team Bill is in charge of caring for the Navy’s mascot, an Angora goat named Bill. Brye, now a first class officer, is a former Columbiana County 4-H’er and her farm background made her a good […]
Ben and Lauren Slanker of Canfield, Ohio, had fun picking the perfect pumpkins at Catalpa Grove Farm and Market in Columbiana. The only rule for pumpkin picking that day was that Ben and Lauren had to be able to carry their selections back to the car.
Since it’s an election year, Mike and Linda Dussel of Dussel Farm in Brimfield, Ohio, have created a mock debate about pumpkins and cornstalks with John McCain and Barack Obama.
Kathy Breychak of Columbia Station, Ohio, says her grass-powered lawn mowers are the perfect way to keep the yard tidy all summer long.
We promise we’re not using this page to shamelessly promote ourselves, although the gal smooching the cow here is a reporter at Farm and Dairy. We aren’t getting a lot of response to our request for photos, so this is a cry for help. If you’d rather see YOUR picture here, send it our way. […]
Amy and Leonard Rusnah of Hubbard, Ohio, said their son, Jackson, is a big fan of Farm and Dairy.
It’s rare to see three generations working in the same field at the same time. In this picture, it’s dad Rick Weber on the left, son Garret Weber in the middle and grandpa Dick Weber running the rake on the right. This moment was captured Aug. 21 at Pleasant View Farms in Grove City, Pa.
Becky Zeune keeps about 20 miniature horses, a couple of donkeys and two lambs on her farm near Danville, Ohio. She said they are economical and easy to train — the adult horses are broke to drive and children can ride any of them. Arthur Bolduc snapped this photo while on a visit at the […]
Christopher Brocious of Canfield snapped this photo of Autumn Reed and her pygmy goat, Tiger Lilly. The pair took first place in the junior fair goat costume competition at the 2008 Canfield Fair. Autumn was the “Dairy Queen” leading her Holstein-costumed Tiger Lilly.
Photographer Ken Kahlbaugh spotted this sleepy bunch at the Washington County Fair. Clearly, all the excitement made these little guys tired.
Thirty-seven runners participated in a 5K Aug. 17 to raise money for the Huff Run Watershed Restoration Partnership. The race was held during the Mineral City Party in the Park. The overall female winner was Courtney Oliver, 14, at 22:04, while the overall male winner was Sean Jones, 16, at 17:06 Age class winners: 14 […]
It’s been a tremendous growing season for the Podojil Family in Twinsburg, Ohio. The PVC pipe shown in the picture is 10 feet long and you can see that the sunflowers stretch the entire length of the pipe. The Podojils also have some sweet corn that is just as impressive as these flowers.
Karoline Kreider of Seville, Ohio, is checking out her dad’s corn crop. We know the old “knee high by the Fourth of July” saying, but now we’re wondering: Whose knee?
It was a good day for a drive at the Stark Antique Power Equipment Show July 20. Chris Kocher of Wooster, Ohio, (left) on a Farmall Super M and Sam Gerber of Creston, Ohio, on a John Deere 830 found lots of ways to have fun.
Kathy Breychak of Columbia Station, Ohio, purchased these friendly pigs a few years ago. It didn’t take long for them to warm up to their new home or the idea of becoming photogenic “hams.”
This photo, snapped by Judy Crilley, took first place in the 2007 Huff Run Watershed amateur photo contest. The contest is designed to highlight nature in the watershed, which is a small area from Mineral City (easter Tuscarawas County) to state Route 171 (western Carroll County).
The large animal costume contest was held at the Harrison County Fair July 12. The award for most outstanding costume went to Samantha Craig, 12, a member of Buckeye Farmers 4-H club. She and her calf dressed as the Princess and the Pauper. The Harrison County Dairy Board presented a $50 award to Craig for […]
Analese and Gidget Marrison checked out this corn field July 4. It belongs to their great uncle — Robert Marrison of New Lyme Township in Ashtabula County, Ohio. This corn was waist high in spite of this year’s wet and crazy growing season.