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Ohio produce tour features Eshleman Fruit Farm, Buurma Farms

Sunday, July 1, 2012

OPGMA annual summer field tour features a diversity of fruit and vegetable farms.

Spangler Candy Co.: Sweet part of Ohio agriculture

Friday, June 29, 2012

Since 1906, Spangler has been buying U.S. corn and sugar to make candy in Bryan, Ohio.

Early wheat harvest could mean more opportunity for double-cropping

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Farmers are harvesting wheat two-three weeks ahead of usual. But the ground is so dry that double-crop efforts could still be delayed.

Belmont County: Three brothers suing Oxford Oil Company

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

The Feichters’ lease had called for a 160-acre pooling unit when they signed it in 2006.

Dr. Smith’s ‘Two Dollar Steak’ completed at Stone Gate Farm

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Couldn’t every farmer use 18 50-foot-long fiberglass dome roof panels? Well, yes, except Dave Smith had to erect 10-foot concrete walls to support the 18-ton roof.

Ohio’s wine industry: The movers, shakers and growers of a blossoming trade.

Monday, June 25, 2012

Ohio wines have a full-bodied history, ripe with civil war, Prohibition, countless frosts and diseases, but there’s never been a time of such growth as there’s been in the past five years.

Year-round farmers markets growing in popularity, number

Saturday, June 23, 2012

U.S. Department of Agriculture shows Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York are in the top states for year-round markets.

Heimerl Farms is a multi-faceted family operation

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Heimerl Farms raises livestock and crops, makes own feed and handles trucking.

Don’t be in a hurry to sell your mineral rights

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Take a ride in eastern Ohio and it is evident the landscape is changing. In some areas, driveways for gas well sites are being constructed, well pads are being poured and drilling is commencing, all for the much-touted energy boom.

Morning Dew Orchards: A blend of new technology and old methods keeps it profitable

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Doug Woolf has expanded the farm’s crops, and now Morning Dew Orchards produces 33 varieties of apples, many of which commercial orchards don’t grow anymore.

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