Stories by Chris Kick

Ohio’s top crop adviser enjoys helping farmers improve yields

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Ohio’s crop adviser of the year says his favorite part about the job is helping farmers solve problems, and improve yields.

Stark County Fair auction results

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

The Stark County Fair livestock auction had another record-setting year.

Sarah Stanley lives on at Stark County Fair

Sunday, September 6, 2015

More than $90 a pound offered for girl’s Stark County fair project, who died a month ago.

Historic market faces hurdles, opportunities

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Cleveland’s West Side Market has a 100-year history, but faces some big decisions ahead.

West Side Market brings fresh meats to Cleveland

Thursday, September 3, 2015

For more than 100 years, Cleveland’s West Side Market has helped bring fresh foods to the city.

Teachers and students testify about demand for ag educators

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Ag teachers and students tell House Ag Committee about the opportunities and challenges of their profession.

Portage County Fair auction results

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

The Portage County Fair auction set multiple new records this year. Here are the final results.

Case Farms appeals OSHA violations

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Case Farms processing contests OSHA violations.

Tough year for haymaking, as well

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

It’s not just the grain crops that are hurting this year. Forage and hay production is being affected, as well.

Ohio State Fair sells champions

Monday, August 10, 2015

The annual Sale of Champions at the Ohio State Fair set one new record, and raised a total of $264,000.


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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.