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Power Show combines exhibit, features three days of education

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Power Show Ohio features new days, new setup, with same equipment and educational sessions.

Groundhog Day forecast: Winter isn’t over yet

Monday, February 2, 2015

Organizers of Groundhog Day say that Phil’s seasonal predictions range from 75 percent to 90 percent accurate.

Grape school offers updates to growers

Monday, February 2, 2015

Increase the profitability of your vineyard with information gleaned at the upcoming Northeast Ohio Winter Grape School.

Animal welfare specialist expanding reach

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Ohio State University Extension’s new animal welfare specialist already has a win: The student team she coached in an intercollegiate animal welfare competition last November took home the first-place trophy.

National Farmers announces key policy positions

Friday, January 30, 2015

National Farmers Organization spells out its policy positions.

Ohio lawmakers, farmers call for ‘sound science’ in water quality rules

Friday, January 30, 2015

The Ohio House ag committee held its first hearing of the year, and water quality was at the forefront.

American Angus bull sale averages $12,038 per head

Friday, January 30, 2015

Angus bull sale yields strong results.

Urban farming catches on in Ohio

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Citing Cleveland’s Ohio City Farm as possibly the largest urban farm in the nation up until recently, OSU Extension educator Mike Hogan explains that urban farming continues to grow in Ohio, according to Mansfield News Journal. Urban farming might involve a rooftop garden or it might mean an empty lot that’s been turned into a […]

Beef producers dig deeper into DNA

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Breeders say DNA testing can now extract information from a bull only a few weeks old that in the past would have taken 10 calves sire to determine.

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Jan. 29, 2015:

Thursday, January 29, 2015

The Salesville Stick and Stock 4-H Club held their kick off meeting for the new year Jan. 25 at the Salesville Church of Faith Annex.

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