4-H: More than cows, plows, and sows

4-H: More than cows, plows, and sows

It’s been said more times than I can count, “but 4-H is more than the cows, plows, and sows.” 4-H is a place where all are welcome t...

November 17th, 2022 |  


Local farmer, Bayer fund team up for donation to Fayette Christian School STEM

Local farmer Kenneth Arnold recently directed a $5,000 Bayer Fund America’s Farmers Grow Communities donation to Fayette Christian School STEM.I...

October 27th, 2022 |  


Local Farm Bureau wins national award

Local Farm Bureau wins national award

The Fayette County Farm Bureau was recently honored with an American Farm Bureau County Activity of Excellence Award.These awards celebrate unique, lo...

October 18th, 2022 |  



Now is the time to start a leaf compost pile

Now is the time to start a leaf compost pile

Composting is the microbial decomposition of organic matter into a product that resembles the organic matter in soil. Decomposition is a natural proce...

October 12th, 2022 |  


Local Farm Bureau leaders visit lawmakers in DC

Local Farm Bureau leaders visit lawmakers in DC

In mid-September, more than 100 Ohio Farm Bureau members, including Fayette County Farm Bureau President Kameron Rinehart, traveled to Washington, D.C...

September 22nd, 2022 |  


US asks farmers: Can you plant 2 crops instead of 1?

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — There is only so much farmland in the United States, so when Russia’s invasion of Ukraine last spring prompted wor...

August 30th, 2022 |  


Local farmers win wheat yield contest

Local farmers win wheat yield contest

Seed Genetics Direct, the Eastern Corn Belt’s fastest-growing independent seed company, recently announced the winners of its annual Wheat Yield...

August 16th, 2022 |  


Three running for two Fayette SWCD Board seats

Three running for two Fayette SWCD Board seats

Three candidates are running to fill two seats on the Board of Supervisors of the Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District.The supervisors are p...

August 9th, 2022 |  


How the climate deal would help farmers aid the environment

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The climate deal reached last week by Senate Democrats could reduce the amount of greenhouse gases that American farmers produc...

August 3rd, 2022 |  


Farm Bureau annual meeting set for Aug. 16

The Fayette County Farm Bureau annual meeting will be held Tuesday, Aug. 16.The dinner meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at the Fayette County Airport. A...

August 1st, 2022 |