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Poison hemlock: Prolific weed chokes plants, and can kill livestock

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Poison hemlock is a weed that livestock owners cannot afford to ignore because all parts of this plant including leaves, stems and roots are poisonous when ingested.

Shaver’s Creek witnessing collapse of Pennsylvania bat population

Saturday, June 22, 2013

The bat population at Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center has dwindled because of white-nose syndrome. The population can now be counted on one hand. The impact a declining bat population has on agriculture may surprise you.

HooftyMatch will match you with the perfect cut of meat, or prepared meal

Friday, June 21, 2013

See the cut you want, and have it shipped to your door. Same thing with prepared meals.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 6/17

Friday, June 21, 2013

This week we featured two very important national stories, two local profiles and an overview of Ohio’s Utica shale pipeline development.

U.S. House votes down 2013 Farm Bill

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Farm groups wanted the U.S. House to vote on farm bill, but most not pleased with outcome.

Wolfinger family is leaping into the future of beef with a lot of faith

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Guts, glory and determination. Three words to describe a farming family in Belmont County, Ohio.

More than s’mores: Teens turn off technology during Ohio forestry and wildlife camp

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Not every camper will end up a wildlife specialist or a forester, but organizers hope the teens will at least build on the week’s natural resources foundation no matter what their career path.

Local food advocate believes infrastructure is key to the future

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Meet Abbe Turner. A mother, wife, founder of the Ohio Sheep, Goat and Milk Initiative and last but not least: local food advocate.

Pipelines are beginning to line Ohio’s landscape

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Ohio’s Utica shale buzz has gone from drilling to pipelines.

Ohio’s first agriscience STEM school to open

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

School will have a primary focus on agbiosciences, a proven field for careers.

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