Monday, March 1, 2021

Lynd Fruit Farm, located 20 minutes from Columbus, has redefined itself from a leader in wholesale apples to a diversified, consumer, retail operation.

The Lady Landlord workshop will cover the risks of leasing, verbal versus written leases, nuts and bolts of a lease, communicating with a tenant, negotiation process and skills.

The first thing Ohio Agriculture Director Fred L. Dailey did with the ODA's Livestock Environmental Permitting Program was to revoke Buckeye Egg Farm's operating permits.

In this week's commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on a few interesting topics.

Emily Buck, Ph.D., associate professor, Ohio State University, and third-generation farmer, will talk about what farmers do, and why they do it.
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Rutgers University has found which animals affected by the Deepwater Horizon explosion should be given top priority for conservation and protection.

Ohio Specialty Crop Food Safety Initiative launched, improves sound agricultural practices by specialty crop producers and employees.
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The Mahoning County Junior Fair board had a virtual meeting on April 23. The 2020 officers were elected prior to the meeting using an online ballot.
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The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency announces that Dairy Margin Coverage safety-net sign-up for 2021 coverage will begin Oct. 12.

Sheep producers to USDA: Keep the final country-of-origin labeling regulations simple.