Thursday, August 16, 2018
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Seventy percent of farmers surveyed for Purdue's most recent Ag Barometer expect a net farm income decline of 10 percent or more because of trade conflicts.

The Mercer 4-H Roundup livestock sale was Aug. 3 in Mercer County, Pennsylvania. Youth sold 143 lots for $107,225.07.
Medina Fair livestock sale

The Medina County junior fair livestock sale brought in over $480,000, setting new records during the two-day sale.

The 51st Ohio State Fair Sale of Champions was held Aug. 5, the final date of the state fair. Check out the full list of results.

Buyers supported Columbiana County youth with strong bids at the 2018 market livestock sale at the Columbiana County Fair.
plantation

Most plants are growing faster, but they have on average more starch, less protein and fewer key vitamins in them.
FSR Hall of Fame

The Farm Science Review will induct Clayton W. Rose III and Jerry Ardrey into the 29th class of honorees for the Review’s Hall of Fame.
OFB AgriPOWER

Ohio Farm Bureau selects 2018-2019 AgriPOWER class, a training program helping participants become community leaders and advocates for agriculture.
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Tests show small amounts of pharmaceuticals in some north central Pennsylvania well water.
longhorn tick

Tests by the National Veterinary Services Laboratory in Ames, Iowa, have confirmed the presence of Asian, or longhorn tick in Pennsylvania.
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