SALEM, Ohio — The Goshen Good Growers 4-H club met at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church March 24. Three presentations were given. All members participated in an interactive game to meet the other members and make new friends. The next meeting will be held April 8. * * * SALESVILLE, Ohio […]
LISBON, Ohio — The Southern Local FFA Chapter celebrated FFA week March 23-27 with dress-up days, a Kiss- A- Critter Contest to benefit Akron Children’s Hospital and an Agricultural Olympics assembly for grades 7 through 12. The chapter raised $334 for Akron Children’s Hospital, with senior Andrew Russell winning the opportunity to kiss a […]
The American Jersey Cattle Association is restructuring the Jersey Expansion identification program, and amending rules for Genetic Recovery.
WALNUT CREEK, Ohio — Cows in Holmes County make milk. And they make a lot of it, for a long time. This was evidenced by the number of cows on the list of high lifetime production cows at the annual meeting of the Holmes County Dairy Service Unit. The list was four pages long with […]
WOOSTER, Ohio — With 150 registered attendees at its first visit to the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, the Ohio State College of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Science’s Living the Small Farm Dream small farm conference March 28 was a success, organizers said. “I’m tickled pink,” said Tony Nye, an Ohio State University Extension […]
The next classes are scheduled to begin April 13th to the 17th at Blue Rock Station outside of Philo, Ohio.
In order to keep crops alive, farmers have to use organic chemicals and certain pesticides.
The East Ohio Women in Agriculture conference brought more than 135 participants together for networking and farm business education.
Farmers have an additional week, until April 7, to choose between Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC), the safety net programs established by the 2014 farm bill.
Buried deep within the 2,700-plus pages of House Bill 64, Ohio’s “main operating budget” introduced Feb. 11, is wording that some landowners feel could significantly impact existing gas and oil leases.