Friday, May 27, 2016
Corn planting

Ohio is reported at 27 percent planted on corn, with 17 being the five-year average. That was a big uptick from the 8 percent reported last week, or the 11 percent of last year.
earth from outer space

Editor Susan Crowell takes a look at climate change and livestock emissions: fact and fiction. There are best practices from the US that would help other nations become more sustainable.

What has a red coil and metal frame? This week's Hazard a Guess challenge! Give us your best guess as to what it is and how it is used.
graduation mortarboard and diploma

Far from being "the best days of your life," if you are lucky, your high school days do not matter nearly as much as you have been told it does.
Colt AR-15

Despite many companies manufacturing what the casual gun buyer refers to as an AR-15, Colt is the original and primary manufacturer.
hummingbird

May is when many birders are born. The aroma of lilacs fills the air and spring migration shifts into overdrive.
Pasture Walk Kenney

Guernsey County pasture walks are a kind of a farm field day, where you see farming practices that have been implemented.
row crop planting

The CCC-576, Notice of Loss, is used to report failed acreage and prevented planting and may be completed by any producer with an interest in the crop.
farm scene

There is no doubt the production agriculture sector is going through a tough financial period. In particular, low crop prices and low milk prices are severely impacting row crop and dairy producers.
Marian and Sherman Moore

Did I ever tell you that when my mother met my father, he was living at the Beaver County Poor House? Yup, it's true!
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