Friday, April 29, 2016

It’s a commitment to agriculture, to the farming community, that drives Connie Finton to volunteer off the farm in a big way.
Reese Burdette goes home

After 662 days in Johns Hopkins Hospital, recovering from a house fire, Reese Burdette was able to go home with her family to Windy-Knoll View Farm in Mercersburg, Pa., March 18.
Liquid Manure topdressing wheat

Liquid livestock manure can be a great option as a spring topdress fertilizer for wheat fields if applied during a select window of time in March and April
naturally dyed Easter eggsvideo

Skip the egg coloring kits from the store this year and make your own natural dyes for Easter eggs.
Holstein dairy cows

Ashtabula County dairymen took home top honors in herd production at the 66th annual Ashtabula County Dairy Banquet, March 19.
Chris Kick graduates AgriPOWER

Reporter Chris Kick shares his experience as a participant in the most recent class of Ohio AgriPOWER.
grow light system for starting seeds indoors

Building a simple A-frame grow light system for starting seeds indoors takes a trip to your local home improvement store and a few hours time.
Beef Expo Hereford salevideo

The Ohio Beef Expo was held March 18-20 in Columbus.
laptop and newspapers

From the arrival of eaglets in Washington, D.C. to programmable produce, here are seven news stories from around the web this week.
5 stories collage March 19, 2016

This week’s most popular web stories include the Columbiana County Fair’s new grandstand donor, tips for writing a farm business plan, a look into miscanthus’ potential and two farm family features: one for beef cattle and another for maple sugar production.
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