Saturday, August 8, 2020

Learn how to set up and maintain a habitat to raise frogs from tadpoles, including specific care instructions for each stage of a tadpole's life cycle.
2019 Carroll County Fair Sale Grand Champion Steer

The Carroll County Fair sale totaled $187,461 this year, including add-ons.
longhorn tick

Ohio Department of Agriculture announced July 31 that the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Veterinary Services Laboratory in Ames, Iowa, has confirmed that an exotic tick, known as the Asian longhorned tick, has been found in Gallia County.
Holstein cow

Determining the optimum time to artificially inseminate your herd can reduce your calving intervals and decrease your semen expense.

Make your home less habitable for snakes and they will slither out the same way they came in. Learn how to deter snakes with these landscaping practices.
wood stack

Learn to conduct simple moisture tests and identify seasoned wood by its appearance, weight, smell and other characteristics.
2019 Carroll County Fair Sale Reserve Champion Dairy Market Steer

The challenges of this year’s fair season have presented opportunities for some fairs, like the Carroll County Fair, to experiment, and to cast a wider net for junior fair support.
Three people stand with a cow.

The 2020 Marshall County Fair sale total was $303,519.63 for steer, hogs and lamb.
canada geese

Canada geese can be encouraged to abandon the pond, yard, golf course or park by implementing multiple strategies in a rotation before nests are built.
pepper plants

Some birds can be a nuisance in the garden, but there are simple ways for gardeners to scare birds off and lessen the damage done to fruits and vegetables.