Wednesday, November 25, 2015
picture of paper work

House and Senate both introduce bills to continue amending Ohio's CAUV formula.
Soybean field

Despite heavy rains that set back spring planting and dry summer conditions, soybean yields still managed to beat early predictions.
Wayne County Champion Steer

The Ohio Cattlemen's Association holds annual Best of Buckeye Program: Ohio's premier bred, born and raised steer and heifer youth event.
Clean Ohio Fund easement for woods

Ten land trusts, three counties, one township and nine soil and water conservation districts will receive funding to help preserve farmland across the state.

This week, Farm and Dairy reporter Kristy Seachrist tells us about West Virginia's decision to lift its ban on live poultry shows, the USDA's new produce safety rules, what the new Pennsylvania state budget means for farmers and a fire that tore through a Big Prairie barn.
Bruce McPheron.OSU logo

Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake has named Bruce McPheron, current dean of the university's ag college, interim executive vice president and provost.
Holsteins in pasture

The Nutrient Recycling Challenge is a competition designed to develop affordable technologies that recycle nutrients from livestock waste.
Massey Ferguson tractors at Farm Science Review 2015

AGCO achieved a remarkable success when Fendt, Massey Ferguson and Valtra, three of its leading brands, achieved all but one of the Tractor of the Year 2016 Awards at Agritechnica this week.
wind turbines

The Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture and Fair Shake Environmental Legal Services is hosting a free webinar, “Renewable Energy for Pennsylvania Farms” from 7-8 p.m. Dec. 1.
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This week's round-up includes news from the Black River, Northwestern, Zane Trace, Indian Valley, Waterford and Richmond Edison FFA chapters.