Monday, October 24, 2016

What started out as a part-time job in high school turned into a career for Rich Petrick, who has been changing tractor tires for over 30 years.

Eric Baltputnis at Thompson Farms in Salineville, Ohio, works with his uncles to harvest soybeans. Nationally, 73 percent of soybeans are harvested.

Carving out time for family meetings gives the whole family an opportunity to address issues that affect the family and farm and, hopefully, resolve a few.
Conneautville Farmers Exchange

CONNEAUTVILLE, Pa. — The Conneautville Farmers Exchange will no longer be selling bulk feed, according to a letter dated Oct. 4 the company sent...
Wheat harvest

ARLINGTON, Virginia — Agricultural export market development programs funded through the farm bill have contributed an average of $8.2 billion per year, a total...

A number of factors can extend the life of your jack o'lantern — color, weight, stem length, skin appearance. Learn more about picking and preserving your halloween pumpkin.
Holstein dairy cattle grazing

Yogurt-maker Dannon has said by the end of 2018 it will only use milk from cows fed non-GMO feed to produce its yogurt. Dairy and farm groups aren't happy, calling it a marketing ploy.
Ohio State study abroad

SALEM, Ohio — One-third of U.S. products are destined for export, according to Chris Henney, president and CEO of Ohio Agribusiness Association, and with...

Small farms have unique production, distribution and marketing challenges. Learn how they can work together to overcome these obstacles.
World Dairy Expo supreme

MADISON, Wis. — More than 74,000 people attended the 2016 World Dairy Expo, including 3,100 registered international guests from 102 countries. This was the...
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