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Hogan named President of the National Association of County Agricultural Agents

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Hogan is also the Ohio coordinator for the U.S. Department of Agriculture Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program, as well as Ohio State’s Sustainable Agriculture Team.

Vacation with Us: Leland Stump

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Leland Stump, of New Washington, Ohio, recently visited friends outside of Denver. While there, he visited Canon City and took Colorado’s most scenic train line through the Royal Gorge. The railroad tracks travel deep through the high granite cliffs along the turbulent Arkansas River. Views from the open air car were breathtaking on the warm, […]

Vacation with Us: Campbell and Liming

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Randy and Karen Campbell, of Homeworth, Ohio; Lou Holtz, legendary college football coach and sportscaster; and Estell and Lamar Liming, of Lordstown, Ohio, were flipping through Farm and Dairy’s 100th Anniversary Issue while they vacationed at Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., Nov. 4.

Vacation with Us: Winland Family at Disney World

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Miles and Hank Winland, of Mantua, Ohio, along with their family and Farm and Dairy, visited Walt Disney World and Port Orleans Resort. The family vacation was in October.

Vacation with Us: Auctioneers’ Road Trip

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Pictured (left to right): Duke Whiting, Paul Kauffman, “Machinery Pete,” Wayne Cooper and Jay Graham. The group took Farm and Dairy along for their Nov. 6 trip to the National Farm Toy Show in Iowa. They stopped at the Machine Shed Restaurant in Davenport. It was there that they met up with Machinery Pete and […]

Vacation with Us: Paul and Janeen Kubala

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Paul and Janeen Kubala, of Edinburg Township, Ohio, took a three-week vacation on the VIA Canadian Rail from Toronto to Vancouver and cruised the inlet passages of Alaska. They spent time in Denali National Forest and also in Anchorage before flying home. Thanks for taking us along!

Vacation with Us: Joel and Vanessa Snyder

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Joel and Vanessa Snyder, of Paris, Ohio, took Farm and Dairy along to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, the first week of November for their 35th wedding anniversary.

Vacation with Us: Bozzo

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

This summer, we visited the Alamo with Santino and Doris Bozzo, of Transfer, Pennsylvania, and their son, Steve, and daughter, Andrea Doddo. It was there, that defenders for Texans’ independence from Mexico held out for 13 days against General de Santa Anna.

York County: Couple selected Young Farmer and Rancher winner

Monday, November 24, 2014

HERSHEY, Pa. — Pennsylvania Farm Bureau (PFB) has selected Andrew and Katherine Flinchbaugh, of York County, as the winners of the 2014 Young Farmer and Rancher (YF&R) Achievement Award, during PFB’s 64th annual meeting in Hershey. YF&R Achievement Award The award honors the farm couple or individual between 18 and 35 who have demonstrated outstanding […]

Cost of Thanksgiving dinner rises, still under $50

Sunday, November 23, 2014

The American Farm Bureau Federation’s 29th annual informal price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost of this year’s feast for 10 is $49.41, a 37-cent increase from last year’s average of $49.04.

Good vibrations: Ky. research gives hope in fight against emerald ash borer

Saturday, November 22, 2014

University of Kentucky entomologists believe three species of parasitoid wasps may be capable of helping to stop the invasive emerald ash borer.

Pennsylvania Farm Bureau honors Potter, Mifflin county leaders

Thursday, November 20, 2014

The Pennsylvania Farm Bureau presented Edward Kosa of Potter County with its 2014 Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award

Privacy and security principles for farm data agreement

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Big data privacy agreement: Farmers must be notified that their data is being collected and about how the farm data will be disclosed and used.

A roundup of FFA news for the week of Nov. 20, 2014:

Thursday, November 20, 2014

BELOIT, Ohio — The West Branch FFA is starting its fruit fundraiser. If anyone is interested in placing an order for fruit, beef Jerky or cider, contact the chapter at 330-938-4483. * * * LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Members of Ohio’s Miami Trace FFA chapter placed eighth out of 44 teams participating in the National FFA […]

Pipeline plans are leaving landowners angry

Thursday, November 20, 2014

The pipelines are coming!

Solving those downstream dilemmas

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Columbiana County is primarily an agricultural area, and one feature that makes this county exceptional is its water.

Westmoreland Co. dairyman, Rick Ebert, elected president of Pa. Farm Bureau

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Westmoreland County dairy farmer Richard Ebert has been elected president of the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau.

Stark County Agricultural Society Board elects Jean Slicker first woman president

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Slicker is the first woman elected president in the 165-year history of the Stark County Fair Board.

Economists advise grain producers to watch the bottom line as prices dive

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Grain producers should consider cutting costs to prepare for what could be several years of lower crop prices, say Purdue University agricultural economists.

James William McLaughlin, 1928-1914

Monday, November 17, 2014

SALEM, Ohio — James William McLaughlin, 86, of Salem, Ohio, died Nov. 11 , 2014, at the Crandall Medical Center in Sebring. Mr. McLaughlin was born June 9, 1928, in Boardman, Ohio, to Edward Matthias and Mary (Mick) McLaughlin. He worked for the city of Salem in the water, sewer and distribution departments, retiring in […]

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