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Sunday, March 16, 2014

Farm and Dairy is on social media. Follow Farm and Dairy and our writers to stay current on all things agriculture!

Farm and Dairy delivery delayed this week

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Farm and Dairy’s printing department experienced an unfortunate, “unperfect storm” of mechanical and computer problems this week, which will delay delivery.

It’s our 100th birthday, and we’re looking for vintage farm photos!

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Farm and Dairy is collecting your vintage photos of farm and rural life for a special 100th anniversary feature.

2014: The year of the #felfie or the #farmerselfie?

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

In Europe, they call them #felfies, a play on the 2013 word of the year “selfie.” On this side of the pond, we call them #farmerselfies. Whatever you call them, we love seeing the real faces of agriculture! Send in yours!

Staying warm during cold weather

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

When temperatures begin creeping below the freezing mark, keeping warm becomes a priority whether you’re working outside, or inside.

Here’s a few tips for keeping warms during those chilly days of winter.

Arctic blast: Animal owners reminded of husbandry, energy needs during cold weather

Monday, January 6, 2014

Livestock experts remind farmers about housing and nutritional needs during extreme cold.

Farm and Dairy’s Twelve Days of Christmas

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

We asked our readers to send us their own version of the classic holiday song “The Twelve Days of Christmas.” We were overwhelmed by your responses! In fact, we couldn’t get the tune out of our heads when reading your versions. Here are your versions of the holiday song.

Pioneer, Bunge hope to double acreage of high oleic soybeans grown in Ohio

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Bunge and Cargill will pay a premium to Ohio farmers contracting to grow Pioneer’s high oleic Plenish IP soybeans.

#FDThanks: Farm and Dairy’s Thanksgiving Day tables

Monday, December 2, 2013

Take a look at some Thanksgiving Day tables from Farm and Dairy staff and our friends!

#Myfarmbill: USDA reaches out for live conversation

Friday, November 15, 2013

Farm and Dairy’s live coverage of the USDA’s #myfarmbill Twitter chat.

Vacation with Us: The Amacher family

Monday, November 11, 2013

The Amacher family recently took a cruise through Alaska’s Inside Passage. Bill and his daughter, Rebecca, brought Farm and Dairy on deck to enjoy a sunny day, with a view of mountains and glaciers, at College Fjord. Bill’s wife, Karen, stayed behind the camera!

Vacation with Us: Steve Rohr

Monday, November 11, 2013

Connie and Steve Rohr, of Jackson Township, Ohio, gave Farm and Dairy a glimpse of some of the unforgettable sights in St. Lucia, including the La Soufriere volcano, shown here. The Rohr’s spent a week in St. Lucia with family, sailing around the island and sightseeing. The Rohr family has a large dairy operation close […]

All about seeds: Our fall seed edition

Friday, November 8, 2013

Combines may still be harvesting this year’s crops, but smart farmers are already thinking about next year’s planting.

Farm and Dairy’s e-newsletter contest winners

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Frank Baldwin, Farm and Dairy circulation manager, and Joyce Wolfgang, of Consumers National Bank, present Misty and Arthur Heavner III, of Jefferson, Ohio, with a $500 gift card.

Farming still alive in Mahoning County

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Even in an urban county like Mahoning County, home of the city of Youngstown, agriculture is a major player, according to Eric Barrett, who works with OSU Extension in the county.

The Marcellus shale: Q&A with Thomas Murphy, Penn State Extension

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

What can Ohio learn from Pennsylvania’s approach to the shale boom? Thomas Murphy, co-director of the Penn State Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research, has some suggestions.

Farm and Dairy’s Kristy Foster Seachrist honored for her work

Monday, October 7, 2013

Farm and Dairy Reporter Kristy Foster Seachrist recently received three writing awards for her work.

Hunters: Brag about your bag

Monday, October 7, 2013

It’s that time of year again: Hunting season!We know many of our readers are excited about sharing their hunting triumphs so we’ve brought back our “Brag About your Bag” photo gallery.

Lower grain prices may change how farmers make their plans

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Farmers appear to be gearing up for the low grain prices and the tighter profit margins that may be ahead.

2013 Farm Science Review: Farm and Dairy’s live coverage

Monday, September 16, 2013

Follow along with Farm and Dairy’s staff as they experience all 80+ acres of ag exhibits, talk with some of the review’s 130,000+ visitors, watch the field demonstrations and enjoy some of the food the exhibition has to offer.

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