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Mycogen Seeds introduces new corn hybrids

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Mycogen Seeds is adding 19 new corn hybrids to the lineup for the 2015 growing season.

Why is micronutrient availability so patchy in a field?

Thursday, November 6, 2014

When we think of applying fertilizer the nutrients that come to mind initially are the major nutrients nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P), potassium (K), and sulfur (S).

Learn more about emerging technology at Indiana conference

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Farmers and other agricultural professionals wanting to use existing and emerging technology more efficiently will get the information they need at the Ohio Valley Precision Ag Conference.

Calculator can help soybean farmers with seed decisions

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Facing lower soybean cash prices this year, farmers are looking for opportunities to add to their bottom lines.

A roundup of FFA news for the week of Nov. 6, 2014:

Thursday, November 6, 2014

SMITHVILLE, Ohio — The Smithville High School Ag Leadership class and FFA had the opportunity to have Wayne County Commissioner Anne Obrecht visit the class. In the Ag Leadership class, FFA members join together each day to work on leadership skills and other FFA events. Obrecht taught the class how important it is for people […]

Ohio Heartland Sheep Improvement Association: Plans Fall workshop on artificial insemination

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Topics to be covered include ewe and ram management.

Kalmbach: New packaged feed facility opens

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

State-of-the-art manufacturing plant to produce packaged animal feed for retail sale.

FARMS Helps Prepare Equipment for Winter Storage

Monday, November 3, 2014

AGCO shares tips to winterize tractors and hay equipment.

Monsanto investing $20 million in genetics

Friday, October 31, 2014

Monsanto Company reinforced its commitment to further improve the genetic potential of seeds by announcing a $20 million investment in integrated technology centers as part of its global breeding program.

Harvest delays increase odds of yield loss for corn growers

Friday, October 31, 2014

The wet fields that have delayed growers from harvesting also increases the risk for yield loss from wildlife damage and weak plant integrity due to unfavorable weather conditions.

10 tips to know if a pipeline company comes knocking at the your door

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Some tips to keep in mind if a landman comes knocking on your door.

Dickinson cattle take world honors

Thursday, October 30, 2014

BARNESVILLE, Ohio — Dickinson Cattle Company (DCCI) of Barnesville, Ohio won 13 World and Expo Horn Championships in Fort Worth, Texas, and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the world’s two largest cattle competitions. The final measuring was Oct. 18 in downtown Oklahoma City. The Texas Longhorn Marketing Alliance World Championship is a horn measuring event with tip-to-tip […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of Oct. 30, 2014

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Members of the Northwestern FFA gathered at the Eberly Farm for a meeting and movie night Oct. 18.

USDA extends deadline for dairy Margin Protection Program

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The USDA has extended the deadline for the dairy Margin Protection Program to Dec. 5.

Andy White: Champion at LMA’s first World Livestock Auctioneer Championship qualifier

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Ohio, Alabama, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas auctioneers qualify for world contest.

Pennsylvania governor signs bill increasing transparency over gas leases

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett has signed three bils into law involving agriculture or land.

Ohio State Fair to require DNA submission and electronic identification

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

New regulations for all market beef animals.

Teams from Ohio State and China exchange visits to gain knowledge

Friday, October 24, 2014

Working towards long term cooperation, a team of Ohio State Extension and the China’s Ministry of Agriculture exchanged visits to each other’s countries.

Chronic wasting disease confirmed in Ohio captive deer

Friday, October 24, 2014

First case of chronic wasting disease confirmed on Holmes County preserve. No evidence the disease affectshumans.

Vacation with Us: John Paglialunga and family

Thursday, October 23, 2014

John Paglialunga, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, his wife, Joyce, and two children, John III and Jeana, traveled to Italy this summer to visit family (farmers!), but took this quick photo with Farm and Dairy upon arriving in Milan. We took three weeks to visit family in Preghena and Spoletto.

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