Friday, April 28, 2017

Limit feeding heifers. Sounds like a plan when feed ingredient prices are soaring out of sight. Less feed, less cost, right? Maybe, maybe not....

What you never read in the mainstream press.

Since 1981, when I picked up my first pen, paper and paycheck as a journalist, six farm bills have come and gone. With them...

I can think of nothing better than living the farm life, and it becomes especially clear during the month of May. This morning's walk...

Hello again! Looks like farmers in the area are getting some field work done — in between rains, that is. While you’re out there working...

Each week Farm and Dairy challenges readers to identify a small tool or gadget.

April 28, corn futures on the Chicago Board of Trade were up nearly 23 cents, the soybeans were down 42 and a fraction, and the wheat futures were up more than 25 cents.

What makes a farm a farm? Now, I’m not talking “official” terms, like what the Agricultural Census Bureau would say. I’m talking about what the...

In the long, glorious history of America, it’s unlikely that April 22, 2008, will be remembered as anything other than just another balmy, bureaucratic...

A few weeks ago, our state dairy specialist, Dianne Shoemaker, gave a preview of Ohio State University Extension’s newly revamped Bulletin 864 — “15...
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