Local antiques dealers with a variety of specialties will be available to provide information and estimations of value on items.
Ag economist Carl Zulauf’s words are sure to raise some eyebrows: Droughts don’t always cause financial hardship for farmers.
Awards showered Portage County Farm Bureau members with praise at the farm group’s annual meeting Sept. 10.
Ornamental grasses can be used for ground covers, accent plants, winter interest, perennial borders, native gardens and more.
Meetings are scheduled for Sept. 23 and Oct. 2 in Trumbull County.
The conference, Oct. 10-11 in Guernsey County, will include tours and discussions on grazing.
Andy Fadorsen was raised in Guernsey County and his grandparents had some cattle, but farming was not his life-long dream. Now he’s practicing intensive rotational grazing on his stocker farm.
Phil Chase of Waterford Jubilee Foods paid $3 a pound for the grand champion market steer at the recent Erie County 4-H Livestock Sale at the Waterford Fair.
The program would allow farmers to remain competitive in paying for their manure to be hauled and maintain ground and water quality.
Members also passed a code change regarding the board of trustees.