Sunday, December 15, 2019
wild turkeys

Ohio hunters checked 1,054 wild turkeys during the 2019 fall hunting season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife. 
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Catch up on FFA news from Black River FFA and Warren FFA.
Holstein heifer standing in milking parlor

The deadline to enroll in the Dairy Margin Coverage program for 2020 has been extended due to the weather, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced.
reindeer on lighted tractor

The sixth annual Linesville Lighted Tractor Parade drew thousands to the small town in Crawford County.
Beef cattle eating

A newly approved U.S.-Japan trade deal is being called a win for farmers. The agreement will lower tariffs for U.S. beef and pork exports.
Christmas trees on a farm.

There should be no Christmas tree shortage this year, and the lower supply and high demand means a strong market for farmers, an industry rep says.
Matthew Hissa

Matthew Hissa, a 13-year-old from Middlefield, Ohio, bagged an a-typical 8-point buck in Middlefield, Ohio on Dec. 2.
Map of counties with the highest number of investigations.

The Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board was created 10 years ago. It gave Ohio a way to enforce standards, but the focus is on compliance, not penalties.
Rich Wagner

Rich Wagner bagged a 150-pound black bear in Millinocket, Maine on Sept. 9, 2019.
port family photo

The Ports have been farming in Clarion County since the 1860s. Each generation does it a little differently. Today it's John-Scott's turn to take the reins.