The governor’s revised orders for fairs include compliance with the statewide mask order and social distancing, as well as guidelines for animal exhibitions.
In mid-February, Ohio agriculture groups wrote a letter to Gov. Mike DeWine asking him to release his plans for the safe operation of this year’s fairs as soon as possible.
Marking time in agriculture can often be summed up in three specific arcs – planting, harvesting and fair seasons. The continued Ohio protocols surrounding social distancing and gathering in large groups to combat COVID-19 is having a profound effect on…
As hard working kids gear up to show their animals, I want to encourage all exhibitors to be aware of livestock tampering rules so they do not accidentally disqualify their market animal projects.
Get up close with livestock this fair season
Consider this your official invitation to get out of the grandstand and off the midway and immerse yourself in all things agrarian at the fair.
Many people are seeking assurances about what they’re eating.