Thursday, June 30, 2016
women in ag book cover

A new book explores women who farm — often with minimal resources, little capital, maybe little land — but doing creative things to try to transform the agricultural system.
Honeybees and Purdue research

Non-crop pollen is consistently contaminated with a host of agricultural and urban pesticides throughout the growing season.
Father and son with John Deerevideo

There's a story behind every tractor at the John Deere Expo.
John Deere tractorsvideo

The John Deere two-cylinder show continues through Saturday at the Wayne County Fairgrounds.
Robotic milker check

Dairy producers and dealers recommend producers do their research before investing in a robotic milking system.
DeLaval Robotic Milker

Robotic milkers are changing the way small family dairies manage their farms with labor savings and production increases being the leading reason to install
Bj GOURMET GARLIC5

BJ Gourmet Garlic grows 20 varieties of garlic but there are only 10 true garlic types. What determines the varieties is often where the garlic was grown.
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In this week's episode of Field Notes, reporter Kristy Seachrist gives us a behind-the-scenes look at two of our Progress Edition stories: BJ Gourmet...
McClure family

The McClure family has been farming in northwestern Ohio for generations, and continues to adapt and improve.
FFA logo

This week's roundup includes news from the Firelands and Wellington FFA chapters.
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