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Step on the scale: Let’s weigh those lambs and kids

Thursday, March 26, 2015

It is the lambs and kids with the best genetics (genotype) that you want to keep for replacements to improve your flock and herd.

Parenting: Do timeouts really work?

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Not all grown-ups know how to use timeout to their advantage.

Make forage weed control plan now

Thursday, March 26, 2015

We are on the downhill stretch. Mornings and nights are still cold, but the sun is warming up our afternoons.

Eight pilot communities will build links between farmers and consumers

Monday, March 23, 2015

Growing Food Connections will help local governments, planners, family farmers, and consumers work together to strengthen their food systems.

A roundup of FFA news for the week of March 19, 2015:

Thursday, March 19, 2015

RAVENNA, Ohio — Southeast FFA members Amber Zavara and Jonathan Fesemyer will be competing in the state public speaking contest.   The chapter is hosting its 63rd annual FFA banquet March 26 at 7 p.m. In addition to the dinner and awards recognition, the evening will include an auction, with approximately 30 students selling their […]

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 19, 2015:

Thursday, March 19, 2015

MONTVILLE, Ohio — The Thompson Ledge Dairymen met March 7. Members decorated the window at Thompson Tractor for 4-H week. Three members participated in the ATI judging contest in Wooster. They were Alyssa Prester, Trent and Kali Weber.   * * *   CORTLAND, Ohio —The Trumbull County 4-H Judging Team meets every third Sunday […]

Pa. tested bull sale set March 27

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Auction features 86 bulls from four breeds; online viewing and bidding available.

Carroll Co. fetes top milk producers

Thursday, March 19, 2015

John Neider, Redien Holsteins and Red and Whites, Carrollton, received the Carroll County Dairy Promotion Board’s 2015 Distinguished Service Award.

Record low snowpack in Cascades, Sierra Nevada

Friday, March 13, 2015

WASHINGTON — Warm temperatures in February contributed to further snowpack decline in the Cascades and Sierra Nevada.

Proposed rules set for drone use; comment until April 24

Friday, March 13, 2015

The FAA will accept public comment on proposed drone use rules until April 24,but don’t look for the final rules until at least next year.


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