Zimmerman named county beef queen

Zimmerman named county beef queen

The Fayette County Cattlemen’s Association held an abbreviated banquet on Thursday, April 1 at the Crown Room. The condensed banquet was designe...

April 6th, 2021 |  


Baxla Tractor under new ownership

Baxla Tractor under new ownership

Beginning April 1, the Washington Court House location of Baxla Tractor Sales Inc. will be owned and operated by Apple Farm Service, Inc.“We loo...

March 23rd, 2021 |  


OSHA, grain industry leaders say small changes have big impacts

WASHINGTON — Today, six of every 10 workers trapped in a grain bin don’t make it out alive. This is a frightening reality, but one that th...

March 22nd, 2021 |  



Enroll in OACI Farmer Certification Program by March 31

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Agriculture Conservation Initiative (OACI) has released a video to encourage farmers to sign up for the OACI Farmer Ce...

March 15th, 2021 |  


Conservation Stewardship Program renewal applications due March 31

LYONS, NEBRASKA – For farmers and ranchers eligible to renew for the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), a national application deadline of ...

March 4th, 2021 |  


County’s first solar farm approved

County’s first solar farm approved

“Fayette Solar” will most likely be the first solar farm to be created in Fayette County following an approval from the county Board of Zo...

February 19th, 2021 |  


2021 crop year enrollment for ARC, PLC programs is open

Enrollment for the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs for the 2021 crop year is currently open.The deadline to enr...

February 12th, 2021 |  


Riley earns Ohio Cattlemen’s Association scholarship

Riley earns Ohio Cattlemen’s Association scholarship

McKenzie Riley, of Washington C.H., was recently awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Ohio Cattlemen’s Foundation.Although Ohio’s cattle ...

January 22nd, 2021 |  


Solar farm decision postponed

Solar farm decision postponed

A conditional-use permit that would allow a solar farm, “Fayette Solar,” to be created in Perry Township was scheduled to be decided on du...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Record number of applications into Farmland Preservation program

In funding years 2015 and 2019, the Ohio Department of Agriculture Office of Farmland Preservation awarded allocations to local sponsors that exceeded...

January 15th, 2021 |