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Western Pa. farm roots reach to 1769

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Nearly 250 years of family ancestry, local legend, historical records and funny anecdotes tell a story of a family’s love for their land.

Calling all hunters: Brag about your bag

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

It’s that time of year again: hunting season!

Preserving Kister Mill

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

In two years, the historic Kister Mill in southwest Wayne County will turn 200.

Gypsum: the mineral that could help balance others

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

A byproduct of coal-fired power plants could make an exceptional soil amendment and help reduce nutrient loss.

USDA: Corn stocks up 50%; soybeans, down 35%

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

There’s plenty of old corn out there, as the new corn is coming off the fields this harvest season.

Fighting off the flu

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Flu season is upon us. Learn more about prevention and the vaccine to lessen the likelihood of falling ill.

You’re invited: Celebrate Farm and Dairy’s 100th anniversary

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Farm and Dairy is celebrating its 100th anniversary, and we’d love you to join our open house Oct. 12.

OSU vet debunks cattlemen’s myths

Monday, September 29, 2014

CARROLLTON, Ohio — The Carroll County Cattlemen’s Association combined forces with the Carroll County 4-H and OSU Extension for a fall meeting to find out the best way to winterize a cattle herd. Organizers like John McKarns and Dr. Keith Burgett said without the organizations working together, the event wouldn’t have come together. The event […]

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 9/27

Saturday, September 27, 2014

The top stories from the week September 21-September 27, 2014.

Prolong the life of decorative pumpkins, gourds and squash in five simple steps

Friday, September 26, 2014

Whether you grow your own or purchase pumpkins, gourds and squash at market, these five preservation steps make autumn ornamentals last longer.

Lillie Farm: Adversity won’t keep this farm down

Thursday, September 25, 2014

The Lillie Farm is full of dairy history, but as times changed, so did it. It is now a grain farm.

All about apples: Tips for using, picking and storing

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

This time of year, farm markets will advertise their fresh apples for sale and u-pick opportunities.

New record at Tuscarawas County Fair sale

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The Tuscarawas County Fair set another sale record.

Equipment companies showcase their newest at Farm Science Review

Monday, September 22, 2014

From planters to harvesters, the focus continues to be on high-tech, precision equipment.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 9/20

Saturday, September 20, 2014

The top stories from the week September 14-September 20, 2014.

How to harvest, process and store black walnuts

Friday, September 19, 2014

Black walnuts are the most prolific native nut tree in Farm and Dairy’s circulation area. Unfortunately, most of their delicious free nutmeat drops to waste because people don’t know how to harvest, process and store black walnuts.

American chestnut on the comeback trail

Friday, September 19, 2014

A century after blight erased the American chestnut from the landscape, researchers are closer than ever to bringing it back.

Ohio farm families honored for conservation efforts

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Ohio’s conservation award winners include: Gerald and Cheryl Whipple of Ottawa County; Steve and Beth Fulton of Medina County; Casey Clemens of Morgan County; Bruce and Carol Goodwin of Warren County; and Karl and Kevin Elder of Fairfield County.

Ag major equals farming? Not so much anymore

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Employers are telling ag colleges: ‘We like what we see, we need more; we can’t have enough of your graduates.’

Seed companies working on a prescription for each field

Thursday, September 18, 2014

With new data and modern technology, seed companies can now prescribe the best seeds directly to your farm.

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