Saturday, July 22, 2017
Sheep in field

Ohio Sheep Day was July 15, at the OARDC sheep research facility in Wooster. Sheep producers from all over Ohio learned about Ohio State’s research on parasites, pasture management, weaning and confinement barns.
Columbiana ag hall of fame

The Columbiana County Agricultural Hall of Fame will posthumously induct Ernest Aegerter Jr., Frank Murray and Isaac “Ike” Skeels during opening day of the Columbiana County Fair, Aug. 1.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced an atypical case of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), a neurologic disease of cattle, in an eleven-year old cow in Alabama.
horses eating hay

URBANA, Ill. — It’s something you wouldn’t believe could happen unless you saw it. You walk out to the barn in the morning and...
Kernza crop

Although it's still being perfected, Kernza could provide a unique combination of grain and perennial forage.

Chris Jeffries recently started a direct sales seed company, Seed Genetics-DIRECT, LLC.
Discovery Center outside

Ohio FFA Camp Muskingum hosted summer FFA camps in its new Discovery Center in June, five years after the old nature center was lost to a fire.
Family Farm Field Day

Family Farm Field Day covers the social and economic aspects of farm production.
Brown Swiss convention

The National Brown Swiss Convention was held in Canton, Ohio, July 5-8. Ohio and Pennsylvania farmers were recognized as top producers.

We can not keep slaughtering an excess of 100,000 horses every year and say this is a necessary evil to dispose of horses. We need to control the breeding of the horses to regain ground in price and value for the horse.
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