Wednesday, October 26, 2016

The first tractor a member of the Paulus family bought is still being put to limited use. The sense of tradition has led to some surprisingly forward-thinking approaches to farming.

It’s hard, but Putnam County 4-H’er understands Ohio's decision to ban county fair poultry shows to minimize the risk of bird flu spreading.

County and state fairs still deciding what to do about this year's poultry ban.
carrots and cabbage in garden

If gardening seem like an expensive hobby, check out these tips for saving money while you grow your own fruits, vegetables and flowers.

Michigan confirms first cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza, or bird flu, in free-ranging Canada geese.
Week in Review 6/6

This week’s top stories include Ohio and Michigan’s ban on poultry shows, an Ohio man’s indictment for his cattle-rustling scheme, the new renewable fuel standard and the U.S. Senate’s approval of the trade promotion authority.
tiger lilies

Floriography is an intriguing study for those interested in how a flower’s characteristics, history and traditional uses give it symbolic meaning.
well rig

Oil production increased 24 percent from fourth quarter 2014.
cattle, beef, conservation

The Glenn Family Farm finds its niche in the local beef business.
tile monitor

Improving nutrient management — whether by voluntary measures or by forced regulation — isn’t cheap. But it's a muddy mess farmers can't ignore, says Editor Susan Crowell in this commentary.
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