According to the Ohio Department of Agriculture’s announcement, a total of 964 votes were certified; 819 votes, or 85 percent of the total, were cast in favor of the referendum.
COLUMBUS — The 28th Ohio Spring Dairy Expo was held at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus March 27-29. A total of 728 animals, representing all seven breeds of dairy cattle, were on the grounds for the shows and sales. Exhibitors traveled from across Ohio and eight other states to present 555 open class and […]
Cover cropping is one of the most rapidly growing soil and water conservation strategies.
Set aside a plot of dirt where childre can sow their own seeds and tend to their own gardens.
When he retires in 2015, Keith Smith will have led the OSU Extension organization for 23 years.
Prison farms offer inmates a chance to work — engage with land and animals.
Stark County junior fair leaders are also considering changes, but the specifics haven’t been finalized.
Beef cows’ nutritional requirements to stay warm and perform well have been higher this winter, putting pressure on their hay inventories and leading to increased costs for producers.
The referendum, seeking to increase the state checkoff on cattle from $1 to $2, received enough favorable votes to pass.
Planting intentions surpass historic soybean record by 4 million acres, USDA reports.
Wayne County Dairy Service unit meets, recognizes best.
Ag engineering expert says the era of bigger tractors could eventually give way to much smaller, robotic machines.
Red clover is a popular choice for frost seeding because it has high seedling vigor, is tolerant of a wide range of soil pH and fertility conditions, and tolerates drought
USDA has extended the Milk Income Loss Contract program through Sept. 1, 2014, or until a new Margin Protection Program for dairy producers (MPP), established by the 2014 farm bill, is operational.
The McNaull family tractor collection was sold March 15 at auction, but memories and a special F-12 will live on.
Today, Rowe, 76, has 40 cows in his herd and he sells feeder calves that are mostly Angus crosses.
After this winter’s cold, what will spring weather, field conditions be?
National Ag Day is a day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture. Every year, producers, agricultural associations, corporations, universities, government agencies and countless others across America join together to recognize the contributions of agriculture. Count Farm and Dairy as one of those who salute farmers today — and every day!
Dennis Patrick judged the 216 entries at the Pa. Holstein Association’s spring show March 21 in Harrisburg.
The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District is completing negotiations for an oil and gas lease for Utica Shale development for nearly 6,700 acres at Piedmont Lake in Belmont and Harrison counties.