Agriculture

Fair results, July 24

Pre-fair 4-H judging Creative and Leisure Arts Get Started in Art: 1st, Marianna Tiell, Fightin’ 4-H’ers; 2nd, Elyse Pope, Town and Country Critters; 3rd, Lindsay Lucius, Fightin’ 4-H’ers; Honorable Mention: Emma Charlton; Jenna Gabel, Blue Ribbon Buckeyes. Photography Focus on ...

Meet and greet

Fran DeWine (left) — wife of Mike DeWine, Ohio's attorney general and a candidate for governor in November — meets with Norm Steyer of Fostoria at the Seneca County Fair Monday. DeWine met with local Republican leaders and toured the fairgrounds.

Around the ring

Landon Eidt and Kane, a red and white Irish setter, compete in the dog agility contest at the Seneca County Fair Monday.

State ag chief up for challenges

The head of the Ohio Department of Agriculture told Seneca County residents Thursday that the future of agriculture will be challenging, but he said he believes farmers and producers will adapt and succeed as they always have. Director David Daniels spoke to residents and took their questions ...

Keys to success

How to make the majority of crop producers understand the benefits of no-till and cover crops for creating healthy soils was the keynote speaker’s focus Tuesday morning during the second annual Ohio Soil Health Symposium at Camden Falls Reception and Conference Center. “I think the keys ...

Seneca residents get info on Republic Wind project

GREEN SPRINGS — APEX Clean Energy, a company proposing about 60 wind turbines in the Republic Wind project, hosted a pre-application open house Wednesday evening at Green Springs VFW to provide a project overview — one step in the process of getting the project approved. The company ...

Mini team

Gavin Luikart, 8, of La Rue, waits with a miniature horse outside a show arena at Wyandot County Fair Friday morning. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com. Additional cover in wrap-around section.

Helping keep healthy outlook

UPPER SANDUSKY — Wyandot Memorial Hospital is offering various tests and health checks for those attending Wyandot County Fair this week. The hospital’s booth is in the merchants’ building. Ann Kemerley, the hospital’s public relations director, said it was her 23rd fair, and the ...

Just ducky

Cade Frey, 10, of Upper Sandusky, spends time with his ducks as he waits to enter the show ring at Wyandot County Fair Friday morning.

Wyandot County Fair Results, Sept. 16

Junior Fair Sheep Breeding Champions Ram Over All Breeds: Cameron Shellhouse, Kids Got the Spirit. Ewe Over All Breeds: Cameron Shellhouse. Showmanship Junior: 1st, Liam Shellhouse, Kids Got the Spirit; 2nd, Avery Stump, Kids Got the Spirit; 3rd, Kyle Bishop, Town and Country. ...

Peek-a-boo

Sheep look through a fence at Wyandot County Fair Friday morning.

Waiting game

Kaden Bils, 10, of Nevada, waits with his dairy beef feeder Spot during Wyandot County Fair Thursday morning. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com. For more on the fair, see the special wrap-around section.

It’s a fair day for Wyandot seniors

Seniors citizens attending Wyandot County Fair received reduced-price admission and a free lunch and could watch entertainment acts Thursday. The activities in Masters Building were sponsored by Wyandot County Council on Aging and First National Bank of Sycamore. The day’s events included ...

Bath time

Creston Morton, 11, of Upper Sandusky, gives a chicken a bath Thursday morning in preparation for today's show at Wyandot County Fair.

Wyandot County Fair Results, Sept. 15

Senior Fair Thursday Harness Racing Race 1, 3-Year-Old Filly Trot, 1st, Division 1st, Miss Perfection; Ryan Stahl, driver; Jeff Conger, trainer; Denise L. Dennis, Indianapolis, Indiana; Dolne Farm Services LLC, Indianapolis, Indiana, owners. 2nd, Tori’s Chip; Hunter Myers, ...

Around the ring

People ride horses around the arena during Wyandot County Fair Thursday morning.

Playing at the fair

Isabella Granata, 4, of Sycamore, plays with stones and a tractor at Wyandot County Fair Wednesday morning. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com. Find additional fair coverage in a special wrap-around section.

Lions provides fair nourishment

UPPER SANDUSKY — James Gatchell figures he has seasoned enough meat for about 10,000 sandwiches. Gatchell has helped at Upper Sandusky Lions Club’s food stand at Wyandot County Fair for all 52 years of his club membership. This year, he plans to help for six days of the fair and said he ...

Preparation

Katie Conley, 16, of Upper Sandusky, grooms her market lamb at Wyandot County Fair Wednesday morning. 

Wyandot County Fair Results, Sept. 14

Junior Fair Scout Booths Most Creative: Sycamore Girl Scouts. Most Eye Catching: Carey Girl Scouts Honorable Mention: Troop 125 Flower Bed Contest 1st, Salem Boosters 4-H Club; 2nd, Knights of Eden Cloverbuds; 3rd, Wharton Busy Bees 4-H Club; Honorable Mention: 4-Ever Kids 4-H ...