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The flood of 1913: Then and now

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

The Great Dayton Flood of 1913 is the worst natural disaster in Ohio history. March marked the 100th anniversary of the event.

Produce industry to hear federal food safety update April 30 in Wooster

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

FDA staff visiting Northeast Ohio to talk about food safety, hear comments.

Food Dialogues 2013

Monday, April 22, 2013

Our social media coverage of the 2013 Food Dialogues.

Will soybean seeds be bigger this year?

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Last year’s drought conditions plus late-season rains expedited the growth of soybean plants, which has caused fewer seed pods and larger seeds for growers to plant this year.

What could the explosion in the city of West mean to farmers this spring?

Friday, April 19, 2013

SALEM, Ohio — As the town of West, Texas, begins to unravel what went wrong and resulted in an explosion at a fertilizer plant there, some are left to wonder what the last impacts could be on the spring planting season and future fertilizer supplies. Background The explosion occurred around 7:50 p.m. central time April […]

NCBA and Beef Checkoff funds are in compliance with USDA guidelines

Thursday, April 18, 2013

The USDA Office of Inspector General has determined the Cattlemen’s Beef Promotion and Research Board and the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association are complying with federal legislation.

How often should you test forages?

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Phone caller: “You tell us to regularly test our forages, but how often should we do that?” Expert: “Um…” Now, there’s an answer.

In Ohio, the corn planting window is now open, and it closes May 10

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Ohio corn growers, if you can get in your fields, start planting. Planting corn outside the optimal four-week window could lower yields as much as 30 bushels/acre.

Agriculture is producing a slew of parody videos

Monday, April 15, 2013

The Midwest Dairy Association recently released a musical parody of The Beach Boys’ hit “Good Vibrations.” The Social Silo talked with the makers of the video.

Camp Meigs BBQ Bootcamp and Burnoff: a little fun, a little education and a lot of food

Saturday, April 13, 2013

Calling all pitmasters: Test your barbecue skills at the Camp Meigs BBQ Bootcamp and Burnoff May 3-4.

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