Wet and Cool Weather Hampers Field Work in April

Hardin County – For the time period of April 15-30, Extension rainfall reporters recorded an average of 4.08 inches of rain in Hardin County. Last year, the average rainfall for…

Crop Yields for 2018 Growing Season Released

Hardin County – As Hardin County farmers get ready to plant this year’s corn and soybeans, crop yields from the 2018 growing season have been released from the United States…

Hardin County Cattle Producers Host Annual Banquet

The Hardin County Beef Producers held their annual Beef Banquet at the Hardin County Fairgrounds this weekend. An evening that was filled with celebrations of this years Jr. Fair exhibitors…

Backyard Poultry Seminar Scheduled

Hardin County – There has been increased interest in people raising chickens to produce eggs locally. While backyard poultry operations are usually smaller in size, they create a list of…

Hemp, Lake Erie Water Quality Among Several OFU Policy Priorities for 2019

COLUMBUS – The Ohio Farmers Union added hemp cultivation and specific recommendations for Lake Erie water quality woes in its 2019 statement of public policy proposals. Adopted at its recent…

Rules Change For Swine Department

Swine exhibitors will be seeing new changes coming to the 2019 Hardin County Fair. According to the press release, the Swine Department will be requiring registration and pictures of all…