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ODA to begin gypsy moth treatments in Wyandot Co.

REYNOLDSBURG — The Ohio Department of Agriculture soon will begin aerial treatments designed to control the gypsy moth population in Ohio. Treatments on 778 acres in Lucas, Marion and Wyandot…

Upper FFA members receive state degrees

COLUMBUS — Four Upper Sandusky FFA members recently received state degrees at the Ohio FFA convention. Students who received the honor included Dillon Davidson, a son of Tonya and Scott…

New officers

New officers

The Upper Sandusky FFA chapter has announced its officers for the coming year. They include Renee Sherman, president, a daughter of Donna and Vince Sherman; Josh Amert, vice president, a…

Carey FFA members compete at state level public speaking contest

Carey FFA members compete at state level public speaking contest

CAREY — Two Carey FFA members recently competed at the state FFA public speaking competition. Carley Coppler represented the chapter in the creed-speaking event, which requires members to present the…

Fundraiser

Fundraiser

Members of the Wyandot Power and Pride 4-H club set up outside businesses in downtown Upper Sandusky on Saturday for a sale to raise funds for a variety of activities,…

Grain rescue

Grain rescue

Wyandot County Emergency Medical Services received a donated grain rescue tube (left) from Heritage Cooperative on Saturday. The company donated similar equipment about eight years ago, Upper Sandusky and Vanlue…

Wynford FFA hosts annual banquet

Wynford FFA hosts annual banquet

BUCYRUS — Members of the Wynford FFA recently hosted their annual parent-member banquet with more than 300 people in attendance. Tessa Starner, who served as chaplin for the chapter during…

Mohawk FFA hosts banquet

Mohawk FFA hosts banquet

SYCAMORE — The Mohawk FFA held its 56th annual banquet on April 10 at Mohawk School. Special Occasions Catering provided the meal. The top three salespersons in the fruit sale…

Farm bill provides permanent livestock assistance programs

The 2014 farm bill, formally known as the Agricultural Act of 2014, makes the Livestock Forage Program and Livestock Indemnity Program permanent programs and provides retroactive authority to cover eligible…

Poster contest winner

Mohawk student Lea Fetro was the overall local winner of the annual National Ag Week poster contest in March. Class winners included Lane Garrabrant and Lily Hammer, of Mohawk; James…