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How to save money in the garden: 5 tips

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

If gardening seem like an expensive hobby, check out these tips for saving money while you grow your own fruits, vegetables and flowers.

Highly pathogenic avian influenza confirmed in Canada geese in Michigan

Monday, June 8, 2015

Michigan confirms first cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza, or bird flu, in free-ranging Canada geese.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 6/6

Saturday, June 6, 2015

This week’s top stories include Ohio and Michigan’s ban on poultry shows, an Ohio man’s indictment for his cattle-rustling scheme, the new renewable fuel standard and the U.S. Senate’s approval of the trade promotion authority.

Flowers add meaning and symbolism to the garden

Friday, June 5, 2015

Floriography is an intriguing study for those interested in how a flower’s characteristics, history and traditional uses give it symbolic meaning.

Utica shale: ODNR releases 2015 first quarter production numbers for oil and gas wells

Friday, June 5, 2015

Oil production increased 24 percent from fourth quarter 2014.

Second generation continues conservation efforts in W. Va.

Friday, June 5, 2015

The Glenn Family Farm finds it’s niche in the local beef business.

Commentary: Water quality is a muddy issue

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Improving nutrient management — whether by voluntary measures or by forced regulation — isn’t cheap. But it’s a muddy mess farmers can’t ignore, says Editor Susan Crowell in this commentary.

June’s gardening to-do list

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Staking plants, weeding, applying mulch and managing pests are some of June’s gardening tasks.

My American heroes? Farmers!

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

In the first week of May, American farmers seeded over 35 percent of this year’s projected corn acreage — in one week!

Why are calves separated from their mothers?

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Brenda Hastings explains why calves are separated from their mothers.

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