Friday, December 9, 2022
Sarchione Livestock Complex

The Portage County Agricultural Society held its annual election for Board of Director positions as required by the state and governed by the ODA.
wheat field

Fifteen farm and ranch women leaders graduated from the fall session of Women's Communications Boot Camp hosted by the American Farm Bureau Federation.
thanksgiving dinner

Keep your Thanksgiving celebration food safe by following these tips.
Canada geese

For the first time, scientists have tracked the movement of a wild bird known to be infected with highly pathogenic avian influenza in North America.

Youth deer gun hunting season begins Nov. 19-20. The weeklong gun season open to all hunters kicks off Nov. 28 and continues until Dec. 4.
West Holmes FFA

Catch up on local FFA news from Smithville FFA, Hillsdale FFA, West Holmes FFA, Wellington FFA, Northwestern FFA, Racine Southern FFA and more.

Catch up on 4-H news from the Happy Harvesters 4-H Club and find information about exhibiting a market beef animal at the 2023 Tuscarawas County Fair.
deer during winter

Ohio's archery hunters have taken 48,583 deer through Nov. 6, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife.

Kibler Dairy Farms won the 2022 National Dairy FARM program Excellence award in Environmental Stewardship because of the humble way they manage their farm.
beef cattle in a field

The state committed $15 million from Ohio’s American Rescue Plan Act funds to procure meat, dairy and eggs from Ohio farmers.