WALNUT CREEK, Ohio — Cows in Holmes County make milk. And they make a lot of it, for a long time. This was evidenced by the number of cows on the list of high lifetime production cows at the annual meeting of the Holmes County Dairy Service Unit. The list was four pages long with […]
A Purdue project is looking at the economic and environmental benefits and costs of storing water on farms. The project will also address the issues of farm nutrients draining from fields and causing problems downstream.
The March 31 USDA Planting Intentions Report finds U.S. farmers expect to plant record-high soybean acreage in 2015.
With careful planning, burning pasture can produce numerous benefits.
WOOSTER, Ohio — With 150 registered attendees at its first visit to the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, the Ohio State College of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Science’s Living the Small Farm Dream small farm conference March 28 was a success, organizers said. “I’m tickled pink,” said Tony Nye, an Ohio State University Extension […]
Today is the day of the landmark USDA Planting Intentions Report. Everyone’s waiting for the noon hour release!
When Tom Leech of Longview Farm found a newborn Shorthorn bull calf in a pasture on the afternoon of March 7, he was immediately concerned with hypothermia.
The East Ohio Women in Agriculture conference brought more than 135 participants together for networking and farm business education.
Baby poultry may carry Salmonella, a common bacteria found in the droppings of poultry which can cause illness in people.
Farmers have an additional week, until April 7, to choose between Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC), the safety net programs established by the 2014 farm bill.