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Dow AgroSciences, Barenbrug USA enter agreement

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

INDIANAPOLIS — Dow AgroSciences will co-promote BarOptima PLUS E34 tall fescue with beneficial endophyte, said Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW), and Barenbrug USA.

PAAR spells new plant, animal research for OARDC

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Highly secure building means new research opportunity for Ohio State.

Pa. FFA members can win stipend to attend national institute

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

MOUNTVILLE, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Young Farmers Association is offering a stipend for qualified FFA students to attend the National Young Farmer Educational Association (NYFEA) Institute to be held in Kansas City, Mo., Dec. 7-10.

Penn State webinars explore business opportunities in Marcellus Shale

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A series of web-based seminars aimed at helping local businesses prosper from natural-gas drilling and development will be offered this fall by Penn State Extension’s Marcellus Educational Consortium.

So you want to start a vineyard …

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Reality check: N.Y. numbers show it takes about $18,000 per acre to establish a vineyard.

Can you spare a bale?

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Hay assistance is necessary in order for Texas cattlemen to survive.

Online classes for beginning farmers now open for enrollment

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

ITHACA, N.Y. — The Northeast Beginning Farmer Project will offer seven online courses this fall, including four new topics, to help you continue your farming education.

The argument that won’t go away: Farm subsidies are making us fat

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

I’m not buying the argument that farm subsidies are the major villain. If you want to oppose farm subsidies, that’s fine. Just don’t do it hiding behind an overweight person.

Worse crop conditions, better prices

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

It’s a seller’s market: Don’t look back at $7 corn and $14 beans and wonder why you didn’t sell those numbers going into harvest!

A ride back in time is needed to know how a skill from past becomes art

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

A Chagrin Falls man makes his living the old fashioned way; as a blacksmith.


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