Razed veterinary hospital has rich history; Malcolm Epperson built it, family used it nearly 35 years; Red Cross also called it home

Razed veterinary hospital has rich history; Malcolm Epperson built it, family used it nearly 35 years; Red Cross also called it home

GALION — It may not have been paradise. But an innocuous concrete block building on North Union Street was a second home for the families of Malcolm...

November 6th, 2019 updated: November 6th, 2019. |  


Nominations sought for Richland County SWCD election

Nominations sought for Richland County SWCD election

MANSFIELD — The Richland Soil & Water Conservation District Board is seeking interested, conservation-minded, local leaders to promote conse...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Election results, Outstanding Cooperator Award winner announced at SWCD annual meeting

Election results, Outstanding Cooperator Award winner announced at SWCD annual meeting

BUCYRUS — The Crawford Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) recently had its 74th annual meeting at The Loft at Pickwick Place.Congratula...

August 31st, 2019 |  



Ohio’s No-Till Field Day is Aug. 29 in Bucyrus: Ohio’s Department of Agriculture director to speak

Ohio’s No-Till Field Day is Aug. 29 in Bucyrus: Ohio’s Department of Agriculture director to speak

BUCYRUS — Ohio’s No-till Field Day is Aug. 29 at the Nathan Brause farm, 4565 Zeigler Road. The program runs 8:50 a.m. to 4 p.m. After a w...

August 24th, 2019 |  


Explore all your senses next week at the Crawford County Fair

Explore all your senses next week at the Crawford County Fair

BUCYRUS — The Crawford County Fair begins its 162nd run Sunday at the fairgrounds in Bucyrus.From sheep scrambles to truck pulls to demolition d...

July 13th, 2019 updated: July 13th, 2019. |  


Column: County fairs are where memories are made

Column: County fairs are where memories are made

What are your memories of the Crawford County Fair?As a city boy growing up in Galion, I didn’t raise animals, except for a few rabbits and the ...

July 10th, 2019 |  


AgCredit announces winners of National Fresh Perspectives Search

AgCredit announces winners of National Fresh Perspectives Search

Leslie Jordan and Lisa Shumaker, founders and coordinators of Farm to Family in Marion, Ohio are among visionaries being recognized nationally through...

March 26th, 2016 |  


Researchers seeing what’s limiting soybean growth

Researchers seeing what’s limiting soybean growth

Is it varying weather patterns? Planting dates? Soybean varieties?Soybean growers across several Midwestern states want to know what’s limiting ...

March 25th, 2016 |  


Nominations sought for farm families leading in conservation and productivity

The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) is accepting nominations to honor Ohio farm families who are leaders in conservation for the 2016 Conservatio...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


Report: Crop insurance subsidies impact land costs

Today, the Center for Rural Affairs along with Mike Duffy, Professor Emeritus of Economics, Iowa State University, released a report that explores the...

March 23rd, 2016 |