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Weather puts corn to ultimate test

Thursday, December 19, 2002

A growing season filled with environmental stresses – from a wet spring, to a dry summer, to severe insect infestations – may have an advantage: It puts corn hybrids to the test.

Weekly commodity outlook: Prices could become more volatile

Thursday, December 19, 2002

Corn and soybean prices could become more volatile beginning in March as the market refocuses on U.S. production prospects for 2003, said a University of Illinois Extension marketing specialist.

Above average rainfall in month of November

Thursday, December 12, 2002

The above average rainfall in November has the topsoil in good shape, but the underground needs above average rainfall as the wet springs are not running, according to Edwin R. Copeland, U.S. weather observer.

Close up: Simple living offers antidote to material addiction

Thursday, December 12, 2002

People in the United States have the wrong perspective in more than one way when it comes to material goods.

Dairy farmers: Long-day lighting a good investment

Thursday, December 12, 2002

New to the industry, long-day lighting increases production but not labor hours, according to a dairy scientist.

DFA employee and Ohio native honored with OSU memorial fund

Thursday, December 12, 2002

OSU creates an endowed fund established in the memory of Alvin D. Reuwee and his son, Dan.

Early deadlines for print editions

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Don’t miss getting your ads or news into Farm and Dairy in coming weeks: The holidays mean early deadlines for two issues.

May hog producers have a merry Christmas and increasing hog prices

Thursday, December 12, 2002

The odds suggest hog producers will find their Christmas stockings filled with hog prices on the way up.

More light: Making life better for people, animals

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Do cows suffer from the winter blues just like people?

Ohio Farm Bureau honors Farm and Dairy editor

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Farm and Dairy Editor Susan Crowell received the Ohio Farm Bureau’s Agricultural Communicator award at the group’s annual meeting in Cincinnati last week.

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