When he retires in 2015, Keith Smith will have led the OSU Extension organization for 23 years.
Prison farms offer inmates a chance to work — engage with land and animals.
Stark County junior fair leaders are also considering changes, but the specifics haven’t been finalized.
Beef cows’ nutritional requirements to stay warm and perform well have been higher this winter, putting pressure on their hay inventories and leading to increased costs for producers.
The referendum, seeking to increase the state checkoff on cattle from $1 to $2, received enough favorable votes to pass.
Planting intentions surpass historic soybean record by 4 million acres, USDA reports.
Wayne County Dairy Service unit meets, recognizes best.
Ag engineering expert says the era of bigger tractors could eventually give way to much smaller, robotic machines.
Red clover is a popular choice for frost seeding because it has high seedling vigor, is tolerant of a wide range of soil pH and fertility conditions, and tolerates drought
USDA has extended the Milk Income Loss Contract program through Sept. 1, 2014, or until a new Margin Protection Program for dairy producers (MPP), established by the 2014 farm bill, is operational.
The McNaull family tractor collection was sold March 15 at auction, but memories and a special F-12 will live on.
Today, Rowe, 76, has 40 cows in his herd and he sells feeder calves that are mostly Angus crosses.
After this winter’s cold, what will spring weather, field conditions be?
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Dennis Patrick judged the 216 entries at the Pa. Holstein Association’s spring show March 21 in Harrisburg.
The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District is completing negotiations for an oil and gas lease for Utica Shale development for nearly 6,700 acres at Piedmont Lake in Belmont and Harrison counties.
NOAA predicts moderate spring flood potential in Midwest; California and Southwest stuck with drought.
The key to successful grazing is trying to predict what is down the road so we can be prepared for it.
If communities had to do it over, would they have planned more for what the shale oil and gas future holds?
With current feed and milk prices, a black and white cow producing 22,000 pounds/year could net between $1,200 and $1,600.