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Planting, tillage and harvesting all show significant price increases, according to Ohio State’s biennial custom farming survey.

Seven generations have worked the Anderson Farm in Canfield, Ohio. The farm has been recognized by the Ohio Department of Agriculture and U.S. Senate as being a bicentennial farm.

Northwestern Ohio farmers aren’t waiting to tackle the issue of water quality.

Drones are being used to aid in crop scouting. One eastern Ohio company, TMK Bakersville, put together its own unmanned aerial vehicle and has had it up in the air this summer.

The issue of cash rents is complex and there’s not one answer for every parcel or every location.
Shale gas rig

The applications for new Utica shale wells appear to have slowed in August, as only 38 permits were issued statewide by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.

Online tools help dairymen calculate Margin Protection Program costs, as well as forecast MPP payments and the total MPP benefits the producer can anticipate.

More than 620 exhibitors with some 4,000 product lines will set up shop in the 80-acre exhibit area at the three-day Farm Science Review, Sept. 16-18.
Week in review 9/6

The top stories from the week August 31-September 6, 2014.

Good math and iPads helping California berry growers.
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