Monday, January 30, 2023

The grants funded projects for various business needs, ranging from food safety and biosecurity planning to equipment, marketing or working capital. 

Stacie Anderson, of Wood County, won the Excellence in Agriculture Award, and Mike Hannewald, of Lucas County, won the Discussion Meet.
Aaron Chiles

The Pickaway Correctional Institution's Meat Processing Career Center is providing training and job skills for around 65 incarcerated men.
calculator and notebook

The Beginning Farmer Tax Credit is now available to those who've recently entered the field and those who help beginning farmers.
Hercules combat cargo aircraft

The new year brings one of the biggest physical loans to the MAPS Air Museum: a C-130H Hercules Air Force combat cargo aircraft.
woman weeding onions

Organic sales in Pennsylvania grew 48% in two years, according to a recent U.S. Department of Agriculture survey. 
FFA logo

Northwestern FFA participated in the State Parliamentary Procedure CDE at Delaware Area Career Center, Dec. 17.
forest trail

After 60 years of stewardship, Ohio University reached an agreement to transfer the Dysart Woods property in Belmont County to Captina Conservancy.
butter sculpture

This year’s Pennsylvania Farm Show butter sculpture depicts several generations of a dairy farming family.
bald eagles

Ohio wildlife areas feature diverse habitats and are open to the public year-round. These areas offer excellent places to view winter birds.