Greg and Theresa Corcoran of Chillicothe were recently elected chair couple of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation Young Agricultural Professionals state committee while Eric Prysi of New Philadelphia was elected co-chair.
During Ohio Farm Bureau Federation 98th annual convention, topics such as the role of agriculture in protecting water quality, wildlife damage to crops and livestock, and the drug epidemic were discussed.
Representatives from Carroll, Harrison and Tuscarawas County Farm Bureaus as well as Carrollton and Indian Valley FFA Chapters met and developed the Keep Calm and Stay Safe agricultural safety program. The event will be on Aug. 13 at the Tuscarawas County Fairgrounds from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Holmes Soil and Water Conservation District will host the Cover Crop Twilight Tour focused on no-till corn planted into rolled cereal rye at the Vernon Hershberger farm on Monday, June 20 at 7 p.m. The Hershberger farm is located at 2387 CR 70 near Sugarcreek.