Farmers have to make major decisions dictated by the weather

Farmers and the Weather


Trumbull County Offers Scholarships

Deadline to apply: April 2.


Workers’ Compensation Safety Meeting

The Friday Lunch & Learn Series


County Membership Kick-Off

Join us Feb. 13 at St. Rose Church in Girard


Boyert elected to Ohio Farm Bureau board

Michael Boyert of Seville was elected to a three-year term as Northeast regional trustee for Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) during the organization’s 97th annual meeting Dec. 2-4 in Columbus.


Trumbull County Fall Foliage Tour

The 2015 Trumbull County Fall Foliage Tour will be in Gustavus on Sunday, October 11, from 1 – 5 pm.  The featured stops are Logan Acres, W.I. Miller & Sons and the Gustavus Federated Church.  Also with displays at the church…


Lots of Uses for the Skid Steer, by Kathy Smith

One of the most important tools for today’s farmer is the skid steer.  Some farmers here in Ashtabula County have owned one for many years, but we purchased one just last fall.  On our small farm there wasn’t a way…


Being A City Farmer Is Not Always Easy, by Kathy Smith

Do you know anyone who lives in the city and longs to be a farmer?  We have some relatives and friends who have farm backgrounds but are now urban dwellers.  Being a city farmer is not always easy.  They have…


2015 Trumbull County Annual Meeting

The Trumbull County Annual Meeting has been set for Thursday, August 13, 2015, at Vernon’s Cafe, 720 Youngstown Warren Road in Niles, Ohio, beginning with a reception at 6:00 pm, dinner at 6:30.  The cost will be $15.00 per person. …


Do Animals Have A Sense Of Humor? by Kathy Smith

Have you ever wondered if animals have a sense of humor? Well, I have because living on a farm in Ashtabula County for quite a few years has given me a chance to observe lots of animal behavior. And I’ve…