Learn the secrets to successful container gardens, no matter where you live. Container gardening offers an alternative to traditional gardening, and allows for portability. It is also a great way to recycle many items and add creativity to your landscaping. Topics: Learn the secrets to successful container gardens Discover how container gardens allow for portability Recycle items and add creativity to your landscapingFind out more »
This fish sale is offered as a service to the community to make smaller quantities of fish available for sale at a reasonable price. This type of opportunity is not often available to the public. Cost: Largemouth Bass – .85¢ each Bluegill – .75¢ each Channel Catfish – .75¢ each Redear Shellcracker – .85¢ each Hybrid Bluegill – .85¢ each Fathead Minnow – .05¢ each White Amur – $13.00 eachFind out more »
This workshop will introduce you to the pros and cons raising chickens in your backyard. We will have information on breeds, diet, chick care, and proper housing so you can make an informed decision if chickens are right for you. There will also be advice from those of us who have successful backyard flocks and tips for your success. Pros and cons raising backyard chickens Breeds, diet, chick care and proper housing Successful backyard flocks Tips for your successFind out more »
Light refreshments will be served int he morning; attendees should bring a sack lunch.Find out more »
Suffering from cabin fever? The Richfield Historical Society has just the cure – take a dose of the Cabin Fever Tour on March 22 and travel Route 303 through Hinckley, Richfield and Peninsula. Visit treasure houses of local history, art, antiques, and more. A listing of participants’ locations/hours can be picked up at the Historical Museum of Richfield, 3907 Broadview Road, between 9 a.m.-4 p.m. that day, or found online at www.richfieldohiohistoricalsociety.orgFind out more »
The 35th Annual Consignment Farm Machinery Auction is sponsored by: Ravenswood FFA, YFA and The Ravenswood FFA Booster’s Club The Auction will start on Saturday, March 29,2014 at 9:00 AM The Board of Education Surplus Sale will be on Friday, March 28th starting at 6:00 PM The Auction will be located at the Jackson County Fairgrounds in Cottageville, WV Contact Tara Tatalovich at (304)273-3501 or Jason Miihlbach at (304)273-0687Find out more »
Bill Richards, Ohio farmer and former chief of the USDA’s Soil Conservation Service, was enshrined into the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ Hall of Fame.
Lawmakers talk about ways to get more people working on annual Farm Bureau trip to Washington.
By DARYLL E. RAY and HARWOOD D. SCHAFFER Though members of Congress often have every intention of enacting a new farm bill well before farmers have to make planting decisions, so farmers can take the new policies into consideration in their planning process, very often planting is under way before the legislation is completed and […]
Farm and Dairy is collecting your vintage photos of farm and rural life for a special 100th anniversary feature.