Tuesday, April 24, 2018
kestrel in orchard

Farmers around the world are attracting birds and other vertebrates, which keep pests and other invasive species away from their crops.
4-H-logo

Catch up with local 4-H groups, including Tusky Valley Farmers 4-H, 4-H'ers Unlimited, the Breeders & Feeders 4-H club and Village Varieties 4-H club.
bull sale

Beef producers earned $286,300 for top-quality bulls at the 45th Pennsylvania Performance-Tested Bull Sale.
inhaler

As the winter cold season melts into seasonal spring allergies, many people may start to experience sneezing, wheezing and other breathing difficulties.
Quasar Wiles Lagoon opposition wagon

Wayne County residents voiced concerns about the planned Quasar-Wiles biosolids lagoon directly to the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency April 17, but many of the comments won’t make a difference on whether or not the project goes forward.

Herbaceous perennials are commonly divided for three reasons: to control size, to rejuvenate plants and to propagate a prized perennial.
Ohio poultry association

The Ohio Poultry Association presented its top awards at the annual banquet.
Cover crops

Farmers gathered at Pilgram Farm, Mercer County, to discuss cover crops April 11. Researchers, educators and producers all chimed in to give advice.
beef cattle feedlot

Emergency assistance funding is available to help livestock producers recover from disasters in 2017.
Kevin and Steven Erf

Two years ago, the Erf brothers of Huron County, Ohio, upgraded their calf-hutch feeding operation to a fully automated calf weaning facility.
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