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A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Aug. 20, 2009

Thursday, August 20, 2009

AUGUSTA, Ohio –The Augusta Ranchers met Aug. 12 at the Brown Frame Community Building with nine members in attendance. Members discussed fair results and decided to host a thank you dinner for parents, project buyers and helpers Sept. 10 at the Brown Frame at 6:30 p.m. The dinner committee will consist of Sophie Stasiak, Courtney […]

Clean energy summit shows farmers innovation is necessary for success

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Farms may find a new way to produce income if new legislation is passed.

Many more questions than answers exist in proposed climate change bill

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Some say the climate change bill could be as significant to the marketplace as income tax legislation.

Ashtabula County Fair livestock sale results

Monday, August 17, 2009

Find out who topped the junior fair market livestock competitions at this year’s Ashtabula County Fair.

Texas drought blamed for cotton losses

Monday, August 17, 2009

KINGSVILLE, Texas — For the first time in over a century, a severe South Texas drought has claimed the entire cotton production of Kleberg County, according to Texas AgriLife Extension Service personnel. Historic “Since the founding of Kingsville in 1904, not a single pound of cotton was produced this year in Kleberg County, which includes […]

W.G. Dairy to sell Lely robotic milker

Monday, August 17, 2009

PELLA, Iowa — Lely, the world leader in robotic milking systems, has entered a marketing agreement with W.G. Dairy Supply, Inc., a leading milking equipment company headquartered in Creston, Ohio. As part of the agreement, W.G. Dairy Supply will have exclusive rights to sell and service Lely robotic milking equipment in Central and Eastern Ohio. […]

Land O’Lakes first half earnings match 2008

Monday, August 17, 2009

ARDEN HILLS, Minn. — Land O’Lakes had net sales of $5.8 billion and net earnings of $164.1 million for the first six months of 2009. While net sales were down from $6.6 billion for the first half of last year, the $164.1 million in net earnings matched the same period one year ago, despite 2009’s […]

Enter the Farm and Dairy photo contest

Monday, August 17, 2009

Attention shutterbugs! Have you ever wanted to shoot a cover photo? Well, Farm and Dairy is offering you that chance. We are conducting a photo contest and the winning photo will appear on the cover of the 2010 Agri-Book. Photos must have a farm/agricultural connection and can encompass anything in the rural community from rolling […]

What was your best buy at an auction?

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Are you just dying to share a great deal you got at an auction? Do you have a great story to go with that deal? Then answer this question….What was the best buy you ever got at an auction? Farm and Dairy would like to give you a chance to brag and tell our readers […]

2009 Butler Farm Show Livestock Sale

Saturday, August 15, 2009

Amerikohl Mining, Inc. purchased four of the top 12 animals at the 2009 Butler County Farm Show. Find out bid prices and sale averages, and view photos from the sale and around the fairgrounds.

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