Bair recognized at national level

CASSTOWN — The 93rd National FFA Convention is the largest event hosted by the National FFA. Because of COVID-19 and social distancing restrictions, the 2020 National FFA Convention was held virtually. Members of the Miami East-MVCTC participated in various virtual sessions of the National FFA Convention.

Teams compete in virtual state soils event

CASSTOWN — On Tuesday, Oct. 20, several members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter competed in the Ohio FFA State Urban and Agricultural Soils Career Development Events. The 2020 events were held virtually with contestants completing all portions of the competition by watching videos, pictures, and summarizing descriptions.

Ohio producers need to complete reports

COLUMBUS — USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds Ohio producers to complete crop acreage reports by the applicable deadline for their county. Acreage reporting dates vary by crop and by county. Contact the local FSA county office for a list of acreage reporting deadlines by crop.

Farm loan delinquencies highest in 9 years as prices slump

By Roxana HegemanAssociated PressWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The nation’s farmers are struggling to pay back loans after years of low crop prices and a...

FFA names members of month

CASSTOWN — The January 2019 Miami East-MVCTC FFA Members of the Month are Emma Sutherly and Samuel Sutherly, both the children of Sam and...