After a very long Ohio winter, join us at the farm to help us usher in Spring! Alpacas are in almost a full year’s worth of fiber growth, and we have lots of NEW Spring things in the Fiber Studio!Find out more »
The 35th Annual Consignment Farm Machinery Auction is sponsored by: Ravenswood FFA, YFA and The Ravenswood FFA Booster’s Club The Auction will start on Saturday, March 29,2014 at 9:00 AM The Board of Education Surplus Sale will be on Friday, March 28th starting at 6:00 PM The Auction will be located at the Jackson County Fairgrounds in Cottageville, WV Contact Tara Tatalovich at (304)273-3501 or Jason Miihlbach at (304)273-0687Find out more »
Light refreshments will be served int he morning; attendees should bring a sack lunch.Find out more »
This workshop will introduce you to the pros and cons raising chickens in your backyard. We will have information on breeds, diet, chick care, and proper housing so you can make an informed decision if chickens are right for you. There will also be advice from those of us who have successful backyard flocks and tips for your success. Pros and cons raising backyard chickens Breeds, diet, chick care and proper housing Successful backyard flocks Tips for your successFind out more »
The theme for the forum is The Power of One: Many Producers United in a Common Goal.Find out more »
Registration is $85 for the full conference (and $65 for one day) if received by Feb. 21.Find out more »
Saturday March 1, 2014 1pm Solar Farm & Home Workshop Third Sun Solar 762 West Union Street Athens, OH 45701 email@example.com Third Sun Solar will host a casual, informational Solar Farm & Home Workshop, Saturday, March 1st at 1pm. Attend this event to see solar technology and hear from farmers and homeowners who have solar on their farms, barns and homes. Third Sun Solar will host a casual, informational Solar Farm & Home Workshop on Saturday, March 1st at 1pm.…Find out more »
Join local bluebird enthusiasts’ to learn about the natural history of bluebirds and how to attract them to your property. We will be building a bluebird box for each participant to take home. There will be a small fee for this workshop. Learn about the natural history of bluebirds Learn how to attract bluebirds to your property Build a bluebird box to take home There is a small fee for this workshopFind out more »
Advancing Diary Cattle Genetics: Genomics andBeyond will be the focus of a three-day workshop on the future of dairy cattle genetics. www.ans.iastate.edu/events/dairygenomicsFind out more »
Learn to grow giant pumpkins.Find out more »
Yields from Ohio’s 17,000 colonies producing honey averaged 45 pounds in 2013, compared with 60 pounds the previous year.
Editor Susan Crowell wants you to go to the movies. (Actually, she wants you to take a carload to the movies.) What’s playing? ‘Farmland.’
The best way to attract hummingbirds is to plant native, nectar-bearing flowers.
COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is creating new, stronger permit conditions for deep oil or gas drilling near faults or areas of past seismic activity. The new policies, announced April 11, are in response to recent seismic events in Poland Township (Mahoning County) at a well owned by Hilcorp Energy Company, that […]