Stories by Chris Kick

Ohio dairy judging team to compete in Europe

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Ohio 4-H dairy judging team will represent the state in Europe.

Planting 2015: Scattered rain showers slow some, but significant field progress overall

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Mostly dry week makes for considerable progress in the fields.

Simon Says … another FFA convention in the books

Thursday, May 7, 2015

What does 6,000 people playing Simon Says look like, and why does that matter? Reporter Chris Kick found out, at this year’s Ohio FFA Convention.

For farmers, gifting what they grow can provide charitable opportunity

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Lorain County farmer among the first in his area to donate grain for charitable cause.

Ohio FFA members receive awards

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Check out some of the major award winners from last week’s Ohio FFA Convention.

Ohio FFA members told to direct their own life-script

Friday, May 1, 2015

“The whole world’s a stage,” and Ohio FFA members are encouraged to do more than just play a part.

Ohio FFA Convention begins today

Thursday, April 30, 2015

SALEM, Ohio — For the next two days, April 30 and May 1, thousands of FFA members and their parents will travel to the Ohio State Fairgrounds in Columbus, as they “go all out” for the 87th state convention. The event is a culmination of everything members and their advisers have worked for, and it […]

Poultry producers should step up biosecurity

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Avian influenza has not yet been reported locally, but producers should still be prepared.

Opinions vary over pipelines, but most accept they can’t stop them

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Pipelines will affect each landowner differently, with a wide range of opinions over their influence.

Pipelines are coming — landowners encouraged to make a ‘scorecard’

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

With multiple gas pipelines being planned, landowners should be prepared and develop a good lease agreement.

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About Chris

Chris Kick lives in Wooster, Ohio. An American FFA Degree recipient, he holds a bachelor’s in creative writing from Ashland University. He spends his free time on his grandparents’ farms in Wayne and Holmes counties.