Saturday, February 4, 2023
Rebekah Hardacre

The Ohio Fair Managers announce the selection and crowning of the 2023 Ohio Fairs' Queen Rebekah Hardacre, of New Carlisle, Ohio.
cold frame

Cold frames protect garden plants from cold weather and frost. They can be utilized in late fall and early spring to extend the growing season.
Smoked Chicken Cornbread Casserole

Matt Welsch returns to his home in West Virginia and opens a restaurant Vagabond Kitchen to create culinary dishes based on Appalachian cuisine.
livestock guardian dog with sheep

Meet Lira. Her confidence in Tarma Shena took time to develop, but she has never questioned her own skills. Smarts that girl has in spades.
Brian Baldridge

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced he will nominate Brian Baldridge, of Winchester, to be the next director of the Ohio Department of Agriculture.
Callery pear's white flowers

It is now illegal to sell, grow, or plant Callery pear in Ohio because of its invasive qualities and likelihood to cause economic or environmental harm.
Grand Champion Swine

Find all the results for the 2023 Pennsylvania Farm Show Sale of Champions junior livestock sale here.

Soybean production hit a record high in Ohio last year, but corn production was down in the state, as well as across the nation, according to a USDA report.
Young Cattleman Award

The Ohio Cattlemen's Association held its annual meeting and awards banquet on Jan. 14, at the Nationwide Conference Center in Lewis Center, Ohio.
Youngstown urban farm

The recipients of more than half a million in urban agriculture grants from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture were announced Jan. 10.