Stories by Farm and Dairy Staff

2014: The year of the #felfie or the #farmerselfie?

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

In Europe, they call them #felfies, a play on the 2013 word of the year “selfie.” On this side of the pond, we call them #farmerselfies. Whatever you call them, we love seeing the real faces of agriculture! Send in yours!

Staying warm during cold weather

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

When temperatures begin creeping below the freezing mark, keeping warm becomes a priority whether you’re working outside, or inside.

Here’s a few tips for keeping warms during those chilly days of winter.

Arctic blast: Animal owners reminded of husbandry, energy needs during cold weather

Monday, January 6, 2014

Livestock experts remind farmers about housing and nutritional needs during extreme cold.

Farm and Dairy’s Twelve Days of Christmas

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

We asked our readers to send us their own version of the classic holiday song “The Twelve Days of Christmas.” We were overwhelmed by your responses! In fact, we couldn’t get the tune out of our heads when reading your versions. Here are your versions of the holiday song.

Pioneer, Bunge hope to double acreage of high oleic soybeans grown in Ohio

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Bunge and Cargill will pay a premium to Ohio farmers contracting to grow Pioneer’s high oleic Plenish IP soybeans.

#FDThanks: Farm and Dairy’s Thanksgiving Day tables

Monday, December 2, 2013

Take a look at some Thanksgiving Day tables from Farm and Dairy staff and our friends!

#Myfarmbill: USDA reaches out for live conversation

Friday, November 15, 2013

Farm and Dairy’s live coverage of the USDA’s #myfarmbill Twitter chat.

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.

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