Local farm recognized as Ohio historic family farm

Local farm recognized as Ohio historic family farm

The Hedges Farm in Fayette County has been recognized by the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) as a “Bicentennial Farm.”On Tuesday at t...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Looking Back: Meet a ‘Master Farmer’

Looking Back: Meet a ‘Master Farmer’

One of Fayette County’s most progressive farmers in the first quarter of the 20th century was Floyd Everett Eichelberger, widely known throughou...

August 7th, 2018 |  


Rose in elite ag leadership program

COLUMBUS — Ashley Rose of New Vienna is one of 17 farmers and agribusiness professionals selected to participate in the 2018-2019 AgriPOWER Inst...

August 2nd, 2018 |  



Agronomy Field Day coming Aug. 14

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

July 31st, 2018 |  


Online tickets for Farm Science Review available

COLUMBUS — Tickets for the 2018 Farm Science Review, a three-day agricultural trade show Sept. 18-20, are now available for purchase online at f...

July 31st, 2018 |  


‘Summer food’ plentiful at Farmers’ Market

“I love summer food.” Winter food recipes typically require more complex ingredients and more complex preparation because they use foods t...

July 26th, 2018 |  


The ‘lived poetry’ of Farmers’ Market vendors

Henry David Thoreau wrote not only essays, but poems as well. A very short one (with a title the same as the first line) reads as such: “My life...

July 20th, 2018 |  


Third-annual Farm to Fork Dinner set for Aug. 18

Plans are currently underway for the third-annual Farm to Fork Dinner.This year’s dinner will be held Saturday, Aug. 18 at the farm of Fred and ...

July 10th, 2018 |  


More Wednesday Farmers’ Market vendors arriving

More Wednesday Farmers’ Market vendors arriving

The Wednesday Fayette County Farmers’ Market is located on the TSC parking lot at 1650 Columbus Ave. in Washington C.H. and the market hours are...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Meet the Farmers’ Market volunteers

Meet the Farmers’ Market volunteers

One might be surprised to learn how much work is needed to manage a farm market on the actual market day. Each Saturday, volunteers arrive early at th...

June 21st, 2018 |