Stories by Farm and Dairy Staff

Vacation with Us: The Amacher family

Monday, November 11, 2013

The Amacher family recently took a cruise through Alaska’s Inside Passage. Bill and his daughter, Rebecca, brought Farm and Dairy on deck to enjoy a sunny day, with a view of mountains and glaciers, at College Fjord. Bill’s wife, Karen, stayed behind the camera!

Vacation with Us: Steve Rohr

Monday, November 11, 2013

Connie and Steve Rohr, of Jackson Township, Ohio, gave Farm and Dairy a glimpse of some of the unforgettable sights in St. Lucia, including the La Soufriere volcano, shown here. The Rohr’s spent a week in St. Lucia with family, sailing around the island and sightseeing. The Rohr family has a large dairy operation close […]

All about seeds: Our fall seed edition

Friday, November 8, 2013

Combines may still be harvesting this year’s crops, but smart farmers are already thinking about next year’s planting.

Farm and Dairy’s e-newsletter contest winners

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Frank Baldwin, Farm and Dairy circulation manager, and Joyce Wolfgang, of Consumers National Bank, present Misty and Arthur Heavner III, of Jefferson, Ohio, with a $500 gift card.

Farming still alive in Mahoning County

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Even in an urban county like Mahoning County, home of the city of Youngstown, agriculture is a major player, according to Eric Barrett, who works with OSU Extension in the county.

The Marcellus shale: Q&A with Thomas Murphy, Penn State Extension

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

What can Ohio learn from Pennsylvania’s approach to the shale boom? Thomas Murphy, co-director of the Penn State Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research, has some suggestions.

Farm and Dairy’s Kristy Foster Seachrist honored for her work

Monday, October 7, 2013

Farm and Dairy Reporter Kristy Foster Seachrist recently received three writing awards for her work.

Hunters: Brag about your bag

Monday, October 7, 2013

It’s that time of year again: Hunting season!We know many of our readers are excited about sharing their hunting triumphs so we’ve brought back our “Brag About your Bag” photo gallery.

Lower grain prices may change how farmers make their plans

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Farmers appear to be gearing up for the low grain prices and the tighter profit margins that may be ahead.

2013 Farm Science Review: Farm and Dairy’s live coverage

Monday, September 16, 2013

Follow along with Farm and Dairy’s staff as they experience all 80+ acres of ag exhibits, talk with some of the review’s 130,000+ visitors, watch the field demonstrations and enjoy some of the food the exhibition has to offer.

The future of farming: Q&A with futurist Glen Hiemstra part II

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

What does futurist Glen Hiemstra see in the future for farming and agriculture? Farm and Dairy, with some input from our readers, asked Glen about the future of farming.

The future of farming: Q&A with futurist Glen Hiemstra

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

What does futurist Glen Hiemstra see in the future for farming and agriculture? Farm and Dairy, with some input from our readers, asked Glen about the future of farming.

Grand champion hog brings $21/pound at 2013 Portage County Fair

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

The results of the 2013 Portage County Fair livestock auction.

Ohio FFA Convention 2013

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Check out the first scenes from the 85th Ohio FFA Convention, which continues through May 3.

Food Dialogues 2013

Monday, April 22, 2013

Our social media coverage of the 2013 Food Dialogues.

Vacation with us: Bill Martig

Thursday, March 21, 2013

  Bill Martig, of YESCO Electrical Supply, Youngstown, Ohio, took Farm and Dairy on his recent business trip to the U.S. Air Force Base in Osan, South Korea. This photo was taken at Tunnel No. 3 in the de-militarized zone, or DMZ, the buffer zone between North and South Korea. Troops are stationed on either […]

National Ag Day: 10 reasons to thank a farmer

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

The Social Silo just posted a infographic to celebrate National Agriculture Day.

Ag blog: Plenty of farm jobs, few willing to do them

Saturday, March 16, 2013

Chris Kick offers commentary on immigrant labor, unemployment and work ethic in this week’s blog post on The Social Silo.

Vaction With Us… Bergmeyer

Friday, March 8, 2013

Bob Bergmeyer, of Canton, Ohio, takes a break to read Farm and Dairy while bear hunting in Cordova, Alaska. Bergmeyer spent his birthday in Alaska, hunting brown bear and moose. He got a bear his second day out, but while he was out hunting moose later, the bears ransacked his campsite. He still had a […]

Vacation With Us… Keim

Friday, March 8, 2013

Farm and Dairy traveled to Detroit with Marion, Linda, Bridgett and Kaylee Keim, of Beach City, Ohio, for the World Series. Even though the Tigers lost, the memories will last a lifetime!

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