44.5 F
Findlay
Sunday, November 17, 2019

Build a Wildlife Area campaign fighting for habitats

The best wildlife habitat can be described by one word: variety. While large, mature woodlots may be great for squirrels, they offer little to grassland...

Hemp not yet a legal Ohio crop

By Ed Lentz The Hancock County Extension office has been getting calls about the potential for hemp as a new agronomic crop. There has been some...

Area’s brick structure of years ago

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is another article on Findlay area history adapted from a series written from 1959 to 1974 by the late R.L....

Grain farmers face difficult year

Grain farmers will have a challenging year, according to most forecasts. A large crop last year and weak world demand for grain has diminished...

Pork virus spreads to 20 states

Pork producers are facing a virus that causes young pigs to die in large numbers. It is the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus, first detected in...

Ask the Experts, August 1st

Publishing the first and third Tuesday of each month, The Courier ‘Ask the Experts’ column features local ‘Experts’ answering frequently asked questions related to...

‘The Quigley’ shooting match hits the target

Wyoming cowboy Matthew Quigley was looking for work. An Australian rancher advertised his need for a sharpshooter and Quigley answered the ad by delivering...

Beef producers face forage shortage

By Ed Lentz Beef producers have faced an unusual situation this year in feeding their animals -- a shortage of forage. Cattle are ruminants, thus, their...

10 issues and events that affected Hancock County farmers in 2017

Each year, agriculture has its challenges and 2017 was no exception. A review of the year reveals 10 issues or events that affected farmers...

Farmer training programs offered

By ED LENTZ Agriculture is one of the more regulated industries. These regulations increase the cost of farming, and unlike other industries, farmers are unable to...
SPONSORED LINKS
Great Scot Community Markets

Great Scot Community Markets

Brinkman’s

Weekly Ad | Meijer Findlay store

Meijer

Kroger Weekly Ad | brought to you by The Courier!

Kroger Weekly Ad

Lowe's Home Improvement Findlay store.

Lowe’s Home Improvement