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Monarch season is upon us

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Monarchs are important pollinators and need our protection.

Changing English language without trying

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Today, autocorrect on most devices has made it easy to pretend that spelling (and proofreading) doesn’t matter.

Ohio farmers, itching to plant, watch markets continue lower

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Except for four days of respite, grain markets have been lower almost every day since the March 31 USDA Planting Intentions Report. Ohio farmers, itching to get in wet/cold fields, can only watch prices fall.

If weeds could talk

Friday, April 24, 2015

Gardeners can learn a lot about their soil right now simply by looking at the weeds growing in it.

For good spring and summer pastures, start early

Friday, April 24, 2015

Manage your pastures early and often for a good growing season.

Yes, Virginia, farming is hard work (but it is so worth it!)

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Editor Susan Crowell is excited for all that lies ahead in agriculture. “I want to do it all over again.”

Treasured farm ripped from family

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Samuel Young was 40 years old in 1883 when he tackled the arduous task of building an enormous, Victorian-style home.

Feeding weaning pigs waste milk lowers feed costs, improves efficiency

Thursday, April 23, 2015

To determine the efficacy of waste milk as a supplement for nursery pigs, a study was conducted at the Penn State University swine farm using 214 purebred Yorkshire and crossbred pigs.

Mother of the moment

Thursday, April 23, 2015

I swear 15 years of selfless — and entirely decent — parenting and I will probably be remembered for the time our daughter went to her sporting event alone, was locked out of her own home and ended up sleeping on a table in a (semi) public place.

Ask FSA Andy about MPP-Dairy deadline

Thursday, April 23, 2015

The Farm Service Agency reminds producers who selected buy-up coverage under the Margin Protection Program for Dairy Producers, that outstanding premiums are due by June 1, 2015.

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