Archive for April, 2014

Dairy Excel: Dairy feeding and management meetings

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Ohio State has plenty of opportunities to boost your dairy management skills this winter. See this week’s Dairy Excel column.

Contemplating a harvest at sea

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Columnist Judith Sutherland shares tidbits from a good read, and a good soul-searching.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Oct. 30, 2003.

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Each week Farm and Dairy challenges readers to identify a small tool or gadget.

Me, old? I beg to differ with you

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt still counts her age “and a half” and is darn proud of it!

Chili Chilly,or It’s Always My Fault

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb enjoys a ‘quiet’ meal outdoors on one of fall’s final warm evenings. Just Laurie, her chili, oh, and the dogs chasing the cat.

Strip tillage gaining ground, yields

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Strip tillage lets the soil to warm up faster and dry out sooner in the intended row zone.

Growers’ congress combines marketing and production sessions

Thursday, October 30, 2003

The Ohio Fruit and Vegetable Growers Congress will be staged Jan. 21-23 in Toledo.

Government is major barrier to adopting sustainable ag

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Government policy ranks as one of the top challenges facing farmers who are trying to adopt alternative production systems.

Fall-applied nitrogen at risk for N loss

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Ohio State found average corn yields were about 5 percent higher from spring-applied anhydrous compared to fall-applied nitrogen.

District 3 Holstein sale averages $1,655

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Kibler Dairy Farm, Warren, Ohio, paid $3,150 for the top-selling cow, consigned by Charles W. Smith and family of Sardis, Ohio.

Ag engineering program made top 10

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Ohio State’s undergraduate ag engineering program is among the nation’s best.

$160 million phantom cattle scheme involves Midwest victims

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Defendants’ records indicate they had 344,000 head of cattle but it was really less than 17,000 head.

Pork checkoff gets boot, again

Thursday, October 30, 2003

A federal appeals court sided with an earlier ruling that the national pork checkoff is unconstitutional.

Agriculture, money? Pa. county’s future hangs in balance

Thursday, October 30, 2003

It has all the aspects of a blockbuster movie: controversy, corporate giants, politics and widespread consequences.

Pa. receives nearly $1 million for agricultural innovation center

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Centers in 10 states will assist with value-added ag ventures.

Junior fair sales total nearly $5 million

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Sale totals for market livestock sales at county fairs covered in Farm and Dairy topped $5 million this year.

Illinois horsemen pass equine checkoff

Thursday, October 30, 2003

Illinois horsemen voted in a statewide referendum to implement an equine checkoff, the first of its kind in the United States.

Buckeye Egg barns start closing Nov. 20

Thursday, October 30, 2003

The newest closure schedule orders Buckeye Egg to begin depopulation Nov. 20.

Dairy Channel: Tax plans just as imperative this year

Thursday, October 23, 2003

A team of specialists tells how a little planning now can help avoid unpleasant surprises come tax time.

A community watches a child grow

Thursday, October 23, 2003

Columnist Judith Sutherland shares the celebration of her son’s 17th birthday with his entire Farm and Dairy family.

eNewsletter

Get our Top Stories in Your Inbox

All