Tommy Springer, Wildlife Educator of Fairfield County SWCD shares lots of good information on what you need to get started with your time in the woods to be legal and safe. As Tommy says..“Hunting is definitely the best form of social distancing.”
Want to learn more about how easy it is to begin to enjoy nature and hunting all at the same time..listen in to our interview with our good friend, Benford Burns…A.K.A The Turkey Man!!!
Time to order those Fresh, Never Frozen Turkeys and more from Bay Food Market for your Thanksgiving Feast!! Plus we talk about ways to use gift cards and meat boxes for Holiday gift giving…
Listen in as Poultry Superintendent, John Hablitzel shares his insights as to why Poultry projects are gaining in popularity for 4-H Youth!!! Celebrating Good Kids Doing Good Things on the 88.9FM WLRY FARM PAGE every Saturday morning at 7 am
Listen in as Brian Neeley of the Neeley Pumpkin patch shares the details of growing all those big pumpkins and funky gourds!! Rob Allen of Lancaster Greenhouse shares insights of the Neeley – Lancaster Greenhouse partnership and why Fall is a great time for planting those tree and shrubs…. don’t miss this!!
Want to Relive the 2020 Fairfield County Fair?
Want to relive the 2020 Fairfield County Fair shows? Go to YouTube and search ‘Fairfield County Fair 2020’ and find videos from all the show’s including the pre-recorded band performances. If you would like to purchase a species specific thumb drive contact the Fairfield County Ag Society at 740-653-3041. Preorders will be taken thru late October. For example you can purchase all of the goat shows including pygmy, dairy, breeding and market goat shows plus the market goat auction. Would make a great stocking stuffer!!
Looking for a nice sweatshirt for chilly Fall and Winter days ahead? The Fairfield County Fair Junior Fairboard is extending their Fairfield County Fair Round Dairy Barn Fund Raiser thru November 11th. The Fairfield County Fairboard will receive 20% of all sales. You can choose from a classic or v-neck tee, a raglan tee shirt, or a classic hoodie or crew neck sweatshirt . In addition you can purchase a sweatshirt stadium blanket. For more details and prices, contact Leslie Cooksey at 740-277-4625 or via email at Cooksey.firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have ever wanted to try your hand at growing garlic now is the time to think about planting it. Garlic should be planted between Halloween and Thanksgiving and you will want to start with a good seed source from a reputable seed company. Garlic is a relative of the onion, shallot, and leek. Garlic and onion can be differentiated by their leaves — garlic leaves are flat while onion leaves are round and hollow. A head of garlic is composed of individual cloves enclosed in a papery bulb cover. Each clove is actually a small bulb; that bulb is a collection of unexpanded leaves.
Your soil should be a well-drained sandy loam with a pH between 6.0 and 7.0. Garlic needs Continue reading
Join us for a delightful interview with 2 young ladies, McKinley Palsgrove and Alexandra Smith who are ready to become 4-Her’s in 2021 !!