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Fertilizer training in Wayne County

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Wayne County fertilizer training dates.

Increase your milk quality in 2015

Thursday, January 15, 2015

TRANSFER, Pa. — The Penn State Extension Dairy Team will offer several workshops around the state to educate producers, farm managers and milkers on proper milking techniques and practices to produce a high quality product. Designed to help increase productivity and profitability on dairies, these hands-on workshops will focus on consistent milking practices that emphasize […]

A roundup of FFA news for the week of Jan. 15, 2015:

Thursday, January 15, 2015

WEST SALEM, Ohio — On Jan. 6, several members of the Northwestern FFA Chapter participated in a Christmas Tree pick-up for the community. Members Zach Berry, Ben Vaughan, and Cody Tegtmeier all helped out with this project. Members went to areas around the Northwestern School District to pick up the trees. The trees were then […]

Ohio salutes its bicentennial and centennial farms

Thursday, January 15, 2015

In 2014, the Ohio Department of Agriculture recognized 104 new century or bicentennial farms owned by the same family for at least 100 or 200 consecutive years.

Quality alfalfa requires good fertility

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Alfalfa begins growth in the early spring and continues all season, which calls for continuous nutrient demand.

Clarence E. Lease Jr.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Clarence E. Lease, Jr. was not only a beef and crop farmer on his farm at home. but a husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.

Ohio’s hog inventory down from 2014

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Market hog inventory, at 60.1 million head, was up 2 percent from last year, and up 1 percent from last quarter.

Stark County to hold farm bill meetings

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Meetings to educate producers and landowners.

National alfalfa ratings posted online

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Database allows you to search varieties.

Recent grain market mystery solved

Monday, January 12, 2015

When you have the futures market $2 above the cash market, your intuition is that the market is just broken. How ag economists solved the mystery.

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