Members of Organization for Competitive Markets recently made a visit to Ohio, explaining their market vision and alliance with HSUS.
WASHINGTON — A dozen leaders of state and national agriculture organizations from around the United States visited the Middle East and Europe through a trade mission organized by the U.S. Meat Export Federation. The goal is to develop a deeper understanding of the potential of these two export markets for U.S. beef, pork and lamb. […]
Some basic steps to protecting your farm building rooves from snow damage.
Most farmers say they would farm without crop insurance, but it makes their lives a little easier. Without the backup of crop insurance, they say, their business and livelihood might not survive. Kristy Foster-Seachrist examines how Ohio farms are using, or not using, the program.
Ohio’s Young Cattleman of the Year is committed to the Angus breed, and the larger beef industry.
Field ecologists go to great lengths to get data. Radio collars and automatic video cameras are among their tools for documenting the natural world.
Farm Bureau county presidents hear about farm bill implementation, other top issues in D.C.
Spring is a perfect time to take a soil test to measure your soil’s fertility. Testing your soil is an easy and inexpensive way of maintaining good plant health and productivity. Remember: Healthy soil will result in healthy plants.
Harrison County is leading the way for the number of Utica shale permits issued in the state of Ohio.
Ohio’s nutrient and water quality bill seen as a good defense against federal regulation.
The Ohio Beef Expo takes place March 14-16 at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus.
Science continues to expose connections between our food choices, inflammation, and the incidence of chronic diseases like arthritis.
Whether the national beef herd grows or declines in the coming months will depend on cow slaughter numbers.
The two Whinery brothers sold Deering farm equipment and other farm supplies, as well as builder’s supplies and, in 1915, made the decision to incorporate the business as a stockholder-owned company, probably to raise money to expand the business.
The high price of farmland is the most common complaint of new farmers, and with good reason; both crop and pasture land is selling at an all-time high.
Group meets in Ohio to discuss how a co-op could help farmers, especially marketers of grass-fed beef.
As of Dec. 31, 2013, Chesapeake has drilled 425 wells in the Utica, including 230 producing wells and 195 wells awaiting pipeline connection or in various stages of completion.
Mashed, smashed and fried, Americans love potatoes, but only a few varieties are grown in much of North American agriculture.
Agricultural Research Service microbiologist Rob Dungan is documenting how bioaerosol dispersal fluctuates throughout the day and year, their downwind concentrations, and factors that affect dispersal patterns.
Cache Valley virus causes infertility, abortions and congenital abnormalities in sheep. This year, there has been an increase in the number of cases diagnosed and reported by Ohio sheep producers.