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Hog brings $10,000 at Geauga County Fair market livestock sale

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Alyse Zemba’s 270-pound grand champion market hog brought a whopping $38 a pound at this year’s Geauga County Fair junior fair market sale.

Weather threatens previously optimistic hog outlook

Saturday, August 31, 2013

At this point, there’s no way to know exactly how much corn and soybeans will yield, how much grain and feed prices will increase or how they will affect hog producers.

Apple lovers, get ready to taste SnapDragon and RubyFrost

Saturday, August 31, 2013

After years of development and consumer testing as “NY1″ and “NY2″ Cornell University and New York Apple Growers have given the hottest new apples in the Empire State names worthy of their unique assets: SnapDragon and RubyFrost.

In Ohio, Southeast FFA’er creates milk can fundraiser

Friday, August 30, 2013

Southeast FFA member Alex Zavara III has painted two FFA milk can seats that have earned his chapter $1,700 over the past two years.

Canfield Fair Livestock Sale 2013

Friday, August 30, 2013

The 2013 Mahoning County Junior Fair began its livestock auctions Aug. 29. It was the first of three to be held this weekend. The chickens, turkeys and cattle sales will be held Aug. 30 and the annual cheese sale will be held Sept. 1. Keep checking back for sale results as they are reported.

The time to act against herbicide resistant weeds is now, not next season

Friday, August 30, 2013

Farmers complaining about glyphosate resistant weeds this year should make plans now if they want to get a handle on it for next year.

Sorghum production not for the weak

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Some growers recently gathered at the Clift farm admitted the production of the sorghum can be tricky.

Molnar Farms: Quality produce with a WOW! factor

Thursday, August 29, 2013

In Mahoning County, the Molnar family knew it had to expand their farm market if they wanted to continue to grow. Today, their market is as beautiful as their produce.

Consol to drill in Marcellus shale at Pittsburgh airport

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Consol Energy plans 47 Marcellus wells, with the future potential to drill Upper Devonian wells, on ground at the Pittsburgh International Airport.

Pennsylvania shale production: Sweet spot in Susquehanna County

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

The Pennsylvania DEP released production reports from Marcellus shale wells drilled and producing from January – June 2013.

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