Funds available for wetlands protection

Funds available for wetlands protection

COLUMBUS — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) encourages people and groups wanting to rest...

February 27th, 2020 |  


Funding available for farmers to up their conservation efforts

Funding available for farmers to up their conservation efforts

BUCYRUS — The Ohio Department of Agriculture’s Division of Soil and Water Conservation is making farmers aware of funding available throug...

December 14th, 2019 |  


Richland SWCD schedules program on ‘Extreme Farming’

Richland SWCD schedules program on ‘Extreme Farming’

MANSFIELD —Recent extreme weather events have created difficulties for many Ohio farmers. Many fields were left unplanted, and many of the field...

December 5th, 2019 |  



Registration open for farmer, farmland owner income tax webinar

Registration open for farmer, farmland owner income tax webinar

COLUMBUS — Are you getting the most from your tax return? Farmers and farmland owners who wish to increase their tax knowledge should consider a...

November 29th, 2019 |  


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 |