AG News

Rainfall Averages Down From May 2017

Written by on 11 June 2018

For the time period of May 1-May 31, 2018 Extension rainfall reporters recorded an average of 3.40 inches of rain in Hardin County.  Last year, the average rainfall for the same time period was 7.21 inches. Rainfall for May was 0.99 inches less than the ten-year average rainfall for the month. Roundhead Township received 4.20 […]

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Hardin County Ag Society Met Wednesday

Written by on 8 June 2018

The Hardin County Agricultural Society met Wednesday, June 6, 2018, for their regular board meeting. Nineteen directors and seven guests were present. Craig Stump, President, called the meeting to order. Mark Light, OSU 4-H Extension Agent, stated most Jr. Fair Livestock should be in possession by now – the deadline was June 1st. He also […]

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Planting Nearing Completion in Ohio

Written by on 5 June 2018

Despite wet conditions this week, a lot of the planting was able to be completed, according to Cheryl Turner, Ohio State Statistician with the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were 4.3 days suitable for fieldwork. Warm temperatures continued this week which helped boost crop growth and condition. Although, there are a few reports of […]

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