Award-winning cover crops guide helps growers improve water quality

Award-winning cover crops guide helps growers improve water quality

OTTAWA – A publication that teaches growers the advantages of using cover crops to improve soil health and crop yields has won several awards an...

November 19th, 2015 |  


Buckeyes win big in national dairy competitions

Buckeyes win big in national dairy competitions

There is a new undisputed national championship team at The Ohio State University.The Agricultural Technical Institute dairy cattle judging team swept...

November 19th, 2015 updated: November 19th, 2015. |  


Although no shortage, turkey more expensive this year thanks to Avian Flu

Although no shortage, turkey more expensive this year thanks to Avian Flu

WOOSTER — It might be more costly thanks to an extensive avian flu outbreak earlier this year, but there should be no shortage of turkey for Tha...

November 19th, 2015 |  



Farm management school teaches small, beginning producers farm finances

Farm management school teaches small, beginning producers farm finances

GREENVILLE – Producers new to farming or those who operate small farms and ranches can learn how to create a business plan and develop a balance...

November 19th, 2015 |  


New worker protection rules impact farm, greenhouse workers

New worker protection rules impact farm, greenhouse workers

COLUMBUS – Owners of farms, forests, nurseries and greenhouses that use pesticides in agricultural plant production will have to implement addit...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Ohio State is helping protect poultry industry from deadly Avian flu

COLUMBUS — Since November 2014, an outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5 has gripped the U.S. poultry industry, killing close to 50 m...

November 9th, 2015 updated: November 9th, 2015. |  


Young Ag Professionals’ Leadership Experience to be held Jan. 29-30

Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s Young Agricultural Professionals will hold its annual Leadership Experience Jan. 29-30 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel ...

October 24th, 2015 |  


2 ways to learn how to ID trees in winterStaff reportCOLUMBUS — The Ohio Woodland Stewards Program will hold a Winter Tree ID workshop twice in ...

October 23rd, 2015 |  


Ohio State Experts: Tax Schools Offered Statewide November, December and January

Provisions of the Affordable Care Act will again be the big issue this year for taxpayers – but instead of the focus being heavy on individual t...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Crawford County Auditor to host farmland information meeting

Crawford County Auditor Joan M. Wolfe, is hosting an informational meeting 7 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Crawford County Fairgrounds Youth Building, 610 Whets...

October 14th, 2015 updated: October 15th, 2015. |