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Monthly Archives: July 2011

The Ohio State Fair inducted eight new Hall of Fame members July 28 in the Rhodes Center Auditorium: John and Bonnie Ayars of Champaign County, Joseph Ciacchi of Delaware County, Tim and Glenda Huffman of Franklin County, Mary Miller of Knox County, Christopher Nethers of Licking County and Nevin Taylor of Union County.

Intensive grazing management concepts work the same, even if you're raising buffalo, like the Swope farmily at Heritage Lane Farm.

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Wheat growers can take steps during harvest and in storage to control head scab in the crop. Disease development...

LANSING, Mich. — Michigan wheat producers have approved a referendum to establish the Michigan Wheat Program.Voting results Of the 1,374 valid ballots received,...

The Columbiana County Agricultural Hall of Fame committee will induct Allen Dickey, of Lisbon; Don Rupert, of New Waterford; and Oland and Leland Baker, of Lisbon, into the Hall of Fame.

Hank Simmons of Salem, Ohio, took Farm and Dairy with him on a trip to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. We enjoyed hanging out poolside with the palm trees and sunshine and can’t wait to go back! (Hint, hint, Simmons.)

WEST LAYFAYETTE, Ind. — A Purdue University weed scientist says farmers need to take precautions to prevent carryover of Mesotrione, an active ingredient in several corn herbicides, into the following year’s soybean crop.

I have a reprint of The Country Gentleman's Catalogue for 1894. Published in England, it was meant not for the English yeoman farmer who actually did the work, but for the "gentlemen" who owned those farms and estates.

PENNSYLVANIA FURNACE, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Livestock Evaluation Center will host a sale of the top-performing ram lambs and meat goat bucks selected from an industry-improving growth trial at 1 p.m. Aug. 6.

WOOSTER, Ohio -- OSU Extension will offer three Internet-based meetings to discuss and demonstrate parasite biology, managing drug resistant worms and various grazing strategies.