Thursday, May 5, 2016
row crop planting

Corn prices have crashed with the news that the planted corn acres will be wildly higher than expected.
small farm conference tradeshow

Over 180 people attended the Small Farm Conference: Living the Small Farm Dream, April 2, at the OARDC, in Wooster. The conference covered everything from berry production, to small livestock care, farm management, and niche market opportunities for those interested in farming on a smaller scale.
EasternOhio conference3

Close to 150 women gathered for the third annual conference, which offered a chance for networking and farm business education.
succulents with "growing succulents indoors: 6 tips" text

Succulents are easy to grow as long as attention is paid to environment, light, soil, water, fertilizer and pest control.
top Holstein at sale

Oakfield AR Splendid-Red ET, a senior 2-year-old consigned by Dylan Riedel, of Corry, Pa., topped the Delaware Valley University Green and Gold Sale, selling for $4,550 to the university.
field corn

Purdue University agronomists find modern corn hybrids use the same amount of nitrogen as earlier varieties and suggest saving some nitrogen for application later in the season.
laptop and newspapers

From dinner kits to off-grid butchers in Montana, here are six stories to read from this past week.
5 stories collage April 2, 2016

Farm and Dairy’s top stories this week include tips for Easter lily care, morel mushroom hunting tips, planting a perennial food garden and a joint venture between John Deere and Hagie Manufacturing.
dandelion collage

Although most people consider dandelions weeds, the plant has been used as food and medicine for hundreds of years.
horses eating hay

Dusty conditions can cause issues for horses and livestock, as well.
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