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Eight pilot communities will build links between farmers and consumers

Monday, March 23, 2015

Growing Food Connections will help local governments, planners, family farmers, and consumers work together to strengthen their food systems.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 3/21

Saturday, March 21, 2015

The top stories from the week March 15 to March 21, 2015.

Spring egg surplus: Why chickens lay more eggs in spring

Friday, March 20, 2015

A number of factors influence the increase in egg production when the weather turns warm.

Ohio Farm Bureau presidents concerned over EPA water rule

Thursday, March 19, 2015

The Ohio Farm Bureau begins its three-day Capitol Hill visit amid welcoming, spring-like conditions.

Leah Miller helps farmers, communities get things done

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Holmes County’s Leah Miller helps farmers and rural communities with networking, education.

Some still skeptical of beef checkoff changes

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

The Beef Checkoff Enhancement Working Group has signed a memorandum of understanding detailing enhancements to the national beef checkoff. Not all stakeholders, however, are in line with the proposed changes.

No clear-cut answer: Forestry groups say checkoff battle is not over

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

ZANESVILLE, Ohio — The Ohio Forestry Association has yet to take an official stance against the proposed Hardwood Lumber and Hardwood Plywood Promotion, Research and Information Order. But it may be coming soon. At its annual meeting earlier this year, many OFA members were surprised to learn a hardwood checkoff proposal was still being considered […]

How to eat seasonally this spring

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

As the first official day of spring quickly approaches, the thought of fresh fruits and vegetables comes to mind in anticipation of a new growing season.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 3/14

Saturday, March 14, 2015

The top stories from the week March 8 to March 14, 2015.

How to grow, harvest and preserve herbs for tea

Friday, March 13, 2015

Grow herbs for tea in a small section of your garden, in containers on a sunny window sill or in a companion planting arrangement with fruits and vegetables.

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