Thursday, June 20, 2019

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United Local FFA Members

We asked FFA members to share why they say thanks to FFA by participating in our photo booth at the 2016 Ohio FFA Convention in Columbus, May 5 and 6.
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It may not be a typical FFA project but at Firelands High School, students spend downtime with yarn and hook in hand, crocheting for a cause.

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In southwestern Pennsylvania, Washington County leads with the highest number of producing wells as of the end of April.
Utica shale wells

Carroll County leads Ohio with the most producing wells again in April.


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How Tos

Get familiar with the most common types of aquatic invasive species in Ohio and learn to help prevent spreading them.

Learn how to help turtles cross roadways unharmed, without doing more damage than good in the process.

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Columns

houdini

I spent most of my life saying, vehemently, I wasn’t a dog person. That has changed, and I have livestock guardian dogs to thank. One, in particular, actually. His name is Houdini, and he was the first livestock guardian dog I trained.
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Successful farming is not about equipment, or acres or herd size. It's about management. Farm and Dairy Editor Susan Crowell urges farmers get better at what they control: their own management skills.
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According to Alan Guebert, there's a paradox occurring in today's commodity and financial markets. He sheds some light on it in his column this week.
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Kymberly Foster Seabolt ponders the evolution of the telephone and how we have used it over time.
fishing

The Guy brothers operate G&G Charter service, running out of Fairport Harbor, a labor of love for the inseparable pair.

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houdini

I spent most of my life saying, vehemently, I wasn’t a dog person. That has changed, and I have livestock guardian dogs to thank. One, in particular, actually. His name is Houdini, and he was the first livestock guardian dog I trained.
USDA RMA cover crops haying grazing

Farmers can hay, graze or cut cover crops for silage, haylage or baleage on prevented plant acres on or after Sept. 1 and still maintain eligibility for their full 2019 prevented planting indemnity.
farming, Big Ag, small farm,

Successful farming is not about equipment, or acres or herd size. It's about management. Farm and Dairy Editor Susan Crowell urges farmers get better at what they control: their own management skills.
pigs in barn

Revisions to the Pork Quality Assurance Plus (PQA Plus) 4.0 were effective June 5. Find out what the PQA Plus enhancements include.
gardening news

Catch up on local gardening news in Columbiana and Tuscarawas counties in Ohio.

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Farming 101

5 things young farmers should know about finances

Upcoming features:

Balance sheet

Cash flow

Building credit

We’re featuring a series of “101” columns throughout the year to help young and beginning farmers master farm living. From finances to management to machinery repair and animal care, farmers do it all.

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