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Ohio No-till Field Day set

The Ohio No-till Field Day will be Aug. 29 starting at 8:50 a.m., hosted by Nathan Brause, of Sunny Slopes Farms in rural Bucyrus.

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Friday 08/16/2019
Ohio No-till Field Day set

The Ohio No-till Field Day will be Aug. 29 starting at 8:50 a.m., hosted by Nathan Brause, of Sunny Slopes Farms in rural Bucyrus.

Posted: August 16, 2019
Wednesday 08/14/2019
Wood County is tops in the state for prevented planting

Wood County is the number one county in Ohio in prevented planting. But it’s not a title that local officials are crowing about.

Posted: August 14, 2019
Friday 08/09/2019
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans available in Ohio

ATLANTA - The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations located in Ohio as a result of freeze, winds, cold and polar vortex that occurred from Jan. 20 through April 30.

Posted: August 09, 2019
Learn about the Working Lands Program

The Ohio Department of Agriculture Working Lands Buffer Program allows for forage to be grown and harvested from field edge buffers in the Western Lake Erie Basin.

Posted: August 09, 2019
Thursday 08/08/2019
Ohio trucking leader talks at ag forum

Tom Balzer, president and chief executive officer of the Ohio Trucking Association, will provide insight on efforts that affect the agriculture industry at the Aug. 15 Northwest Ohio Ag-Business Breakfast Forum.

Posted: August 08, 2019
Tuesday 08/06/2019
2019 fair in the books

Garrett Harrison, with Farm Crafters 4-H club, cleans out a stall inside the fair pavilion building Monday morning at the Wood County Fairgrounds. The Wood County Fair closed on Monday with the annual large animal auction, catch-a-pig event and demolition derby.

Posted: August 06, 2019
Sunday 08/04/2019
Showing off: Alexander earns grand champion honors

Montgomery Alexander dominated this year’s Showmanship Sweepstakes, winning first place honors in five of the seven departments for which she competed.

Posted: August 04, 2019
Saturday 08/03/2019
‘Fairwell’ to fair board

It’s “fair” to say that the Wood County Fair runs in the blood of many families — and Collette Dickey is no exception.

Posted: August 03, 2019
Program can help farmers with tariffs

The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently released details about the 2019 Market Facilitation Program.

Posted: August 03, 2019
How sweet it is

The annual 4-H Bake-Off celebrated its 15th birthday this year and raised some dough to support programs.

Posted: August 03, 2019
Friday 08/02/2019
4-H gives kids a fair shake

Wood County 4-H is celebrating 100 years of making the best better with old traditions and new updates to the historical timeline.

Posted: August 02, 2019
Cooling down at the fair

Cole Wensink and his sister, Sara Britton, cool off Thursday evening in a cattle water tank filled with fresh water at the Wood County Fair in Bowling Green. After a long week at the state fair and this week at the Wood County Fair, their mother let the two have some fun after taking care of their animals for the evening.

Posted: August 02, 2019
Thursday 08/01/2019
Dancing the night away

Kids dance in front of the sheep barn Tuesday evening at the Wood County Fair. Doug Michaelis provided the music for the annual square dancing event. For the first time, prizes were awarded in coupons provided by many local vendors attending the fair.

Posted: August 01, 2019
No drama or suspense in fair board contests

No debates, no campaigns, no back-stabbing, no polls, no suspense. This year’s elections for directors for the Wood County Agricultural Society, better known as the senior fair board, are in essence a moot point.

Posted: August 01, 2019
Wednesday 07/31/2019
Hirzel’s 75 years of experience pays with Hall of Fame

As part of the opening ceremonies of the 2019 Wood County Fair, Joseph “Joe” Hirzel was inducted to the Wood County Agricultural Hall of Fame.

Posted: July 31, 2019


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