Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Elliott family keeps it simple in Knox County, but productive.
Anna Montazzoli 4-H member

CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio — The sun is just up, and Leah Fine is exhausted. She tries to sleep until the last possible minute, but...
Corn growing in the field. California

Ohio’s NOAA hydrologist expects the first freeze to happen in early to mid-October.
ice bucket challenge-Peterson Brothers

The ALS #IceBucketChallenge has gone viral on social media, and farmers are raising awareness for ALS, too.
Corn field

Worksheets, formulas and online calculators can help to estimate potential corn and soybean harvests.

The Portage County Fair held another successful auctions, with several new records.
Lake Erie

OSU holds science writers workshop to update media about issues facing Lake Erie.
Randall Barn

The Knox County Barn Tour will take place Sept. 13 and will feature five historic barns.

When Ezekial Cole purchased 140 acres of land in an area that would eventually become Wayne Township in Jefferson County, Ohio, it is unlikely he considered how, or if, the family farm would be operating 206 years later. “It just makes you proud to keep the farm going,” Carl Kithcart, Cole's great-great-great-great grandson said.
Lake Erie Algae

A little phosphorus makes Lake Erie the "Walleye Capital of the World," but too much phosphorus can lead to harmful algal blooms.
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