Saturday, May 25, 2019

Industry has yielded job growth but impacts are overstated, according to the Keystone Research Center.
Grand champion steer

The Cuyahoga County Fair junior livestock sale took place Aug. 13 at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds, in Berea.
Field Notes collage for May 19, 2016video

The National Academies of Sciences say GMOs are safe to eat. Plus, landowners near the Wayne National Forest need to speak up about leasing for oil and gas, and the latest installment of Rural Roles features Mike and Barb, who are trailblazers in their work toward building horse trails and camps in Ohio.
rr extend soybeans

EU grants import approval for Monsanto's Roundup Ready 2 Xtend Soybeans, allowing food/feed use in the EU. Final U.S. EPA review still pending.

“People’s Tree” to visit 30 communities between Minnesota and Washington, D.C.
Rover pipeline construction

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued 70 new drilling permits in the Utica and Point Pleasant shales the past two months. Of the 323 permits issued to date in 2017, 81 have been drilled, but only two are in production.
Farm Science Review precision planting

The Ohio State logo emerged in a cornfield at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center, home of the Farm Science Review thanks to precision planting technology.

Members of the Ohio State University Weed Team are providing growers with free screenings of redroot pigweed, waterhemp and Palmer amaranth, as well as other weed species, this fall.
Magyar Farms

This farm in northeastern Ohio went from dairy to grain, and the new focus serves the family well.
Mahoning Farm Bureau

At the Mahoning County Farm Bureau annual meeting, President Barbara Biery encouraged members to find ways to speak to others about their farms and agricultural issues.
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