VINCENT, Ohio — The Warren FFA hosted a petting zoo May 14 and 15 at the St. Mark’s preschool. Members of the FFA chapter brought animals including ducks, chickens, dogs, goats, rabbits, a calf, and a horse. Animals were separated into stations so the kids could be taught the proper care, maintenance, and background […]
It’s hard, but Putnam County 4-H’er understands Ohio’s decision to ban county fair poultry shows to minimize the risk of bird flu spreading.
The Burton Geauga Dairymen 4-H club and the Bowerstown Silver Spurs 4-H Club share club news.
The West Holmes FFA co-ops team recently placed sixth in the state, the Hillsdale FFA held its annual softball meeting and the Northwestern FFA held several events in May.
BESSEMER, Pa. — The Mohawk FFA has had success yet again with their annual FFA Parent and Member Banquet May 19. Over 140 members and guests attended. There were many pins, degrees and scholarships given out. FFA contest results from the five county competitions were presented by the 2015-2016 president, Tim Murtha. Erik Hostetler; ag mechanics; […]
The Ohio Department of Agriculture has canceled all 2015 live bird exhibitions at county and independent fairs, the Ohio State Fair, and all other gatherings of birds for show or for sale, including auctions and swap meets.
Due to the potential for highly pathogenic avian influenza, or bird flu, 2015 poultry exhibitions are canceled throughout Michigan.
FFA news for the week of May 28.
Poultry exhibits at several state and county fairs have been canceled this year in the wake of the largest-ever bird flu outbreak in the nation,
Five more flocks in Iowa and Nebraska have been confirmed with highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza (HPAI).