Preble Shawnee members attend Ohio FFA State Convention

Preble Shawnee members attend Ohio FFA State Convention

COLUMBUS — On Thursday, May 2, a selected 16 members, including one of the 8th grade members, departed from the Preble Shawnee High School to he...

May 17th, 2019 |  


Eaton pork producer provides input on Checkoff Programs

ORLANDO, FLORIDA — James Newton, a pig farmer from Eaton, Ohio, served as a delegate to the Pork Act Delegate assembly March 6-8 in Orlando. New...

March 19th, 2019 |  


National Trail hosts agriscience education student teacher

National Trail hosts agriscience education student teacher

NEW PARIS — Each year the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education and Leadership at the Ohio State University sends students to high...

March 19th, 2019 |  



Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation appoints new leaders

Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation appoints new leaders

COLUMBUS — Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation recently added two new board members and elected officers of the 15-member board, which oversees the char...

March 13th, 2019 |  


Free well water testing event for homeowners

EATON — A free event is being held for Preble County homeowners to have their private well water tested for harmful pollutants. This event is be...

March 12th, 2019 |  


Treasurer Sprague announces 1 percent minimum loan discount for Ag-LINK Program

COLUMBUS — In a move to benefit Ohio’s farmers and agri-businesses, Ohio Treasurer Robert Sprague recently announced the implementation o...

March 5th, 2019 |  


State Rep. Smith appointed Vice-Chairman of Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development

State Rep. Smith appointed Vice-Chairman of Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development

COLUMBUS – State Representative J. Todd Smith was recently appointed by Speaker Larry Householder to serve as Vice-Chairman of the House Committ...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Ohio hunters harvest more than 172,000 deer during 2018-19 season

COLUMBUS — Hunters checked 172,040 white-tailed deer throughout Ohio’s 2018-2019 deer season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural ...

February 9th, 2019 |  


ODA Director Dorothy Pelanda to host meet and greet in Preble

REYNOLDSBURG — Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) Director Dorothy Pelanda will host a series of informal meet and greet events across Ohio. T...

February 9th, 2019 |  


Buckley among Ohians honored for supporting fairs

REYNOLDSBURG — Forty-four individuals and one group were recently recognized at the 94th Ohio Fair Managers Association annual convention at the...

January 13th, 2019 |