Ag lender seminars offered in October

The Ohio State University Extension has scheduled four seminars in Ohio for Agricultural Lenders. The dates are Tuesday, Oct. 19 in Ottawa, Ohio; Thur...

October 11th, 2021 |  


Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training course announced

Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training course announced

The Ohio Department of Agriculture and The Ohio State University Extension, Fayette County are announcing an upcoming Produce Safety Alliance (PSA/FSM...

October 8th, 2021 |  


Farm Bureau donates to Carnegie Library

Farm Bureau donates to Carnegie Library

Fayette County Farm Bureau recently donated the “Casey and Friends” series of agriculture books to the Carnegie Public Library.The series ...

September 7th, 2021 |  



Fall armyworm outbreaks throughout county, state

Fall armyworm outbreaks throughout county, state

Fayette County, along with many other counties in Ohio, are seeing an unusual number of fall armyworm outbreaks — especially in forages includin...

August 30th, 2021 |  


Busy Tuesday at the county farm

Busy Tuesday at the county farm

Fayette County is known for its rich heritage in the agricultural industry. What better place for agricultural organizations such as Ohio State Univer...

August 17th, 2021 |  


‘Field Day’ ag event returns Aug. 17

‘Field Day’ ag event returns Aug. 17

On Tuesday, Aug. 17, the Southwest Ohio Corn Growers Association (SOCGA) will once again hold its annual field day — an agriculture- and educati...

August 6th, 2021 |  


Ohio new and small farm colleges set for 2021

Ohio new and small farm colleges set for 2021

Bringing small farms in Ohio to life is the theme of the New and Small Farm College program that has been offered to farm families since 2005.The prog...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Bower donates to Concord Green Fire Dept.

Bower donates to Concord Green Fire Dept.

Local farmer Jed Bower recently directed a $2,500 Bayer Fund America’s Farmers Grow Communities donation to Concord Green Volunteer Fire Departm...

July 27th, 2021 |  


Crop Insurance 101 webinar set for July 20

LYONS, NEBRASKA – Farmers and ranchers are invited to participate in a webinar on July 20 from noon to 1 p.m., CT, which will provide an overvie...

July 9th, 2021 |  


Wednesday Market vendor lineup announced

Wednesday Market vendor lineup announced

Local seasonal produce, fine baked goods and handmade crafts comprise the vendor lineup this week at the Wednesday afternoon Fayette County Farmers Ma...

June 23rd, 2021 |