Livestock

Michaela Elliott from Ashland County watches the judge in the Junior Market Turkey Show.

Junior Market Turkey Show

Junior Market Turkey Show results Class 1 1. Maribeth Pozderac, Knox Co. 2. Jozie Jones, Clinton Co.   Class 2 1. Milan Pozderac, Knox Co. 2. Zane Ortman, Perry Co.   Class 3 1. Drew Black, Fayette Co. 2. Campbell Reese, Fairfield Co.

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2017 OSF Governor's Cup

Watch LIVE the Ohio State Fair Governor’s Cup here

The 2017 Ohio State Fair Governor’s Cup Draft Horse Show begins at 6 p.m. EDT. Ohio Ag Net and Ohio’s  Country Journal is bringing to you live streaming coverage of the entire event. If the video is not working on this page, be sure to visit our Facebook page by clicking here.

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The judge inspects the Grand Champion chickens of LeAnn Regula from Logan Co.

Junior Market Chicken Show results

Photos by Mindi Brookhart Class 1 1. Zac Ortman, Perry Co. 2. Deloris Corcoran, Ross Co.   Class 2 1. Adam Vogel, Auglaize Co. 2. Hayden Johnson, Jefferson Co.   Class 3 1. Noah Vogel, Auglaize Co. 2. Remington Price, Hancock Co.   Class 4 1. LeAnn Regula, Logan Co. 2. Kady Davis, Carroll Co. [...]

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It’s time to stockpile forages

For those who raise livestock, making hay is a way of life. However, after going through another frustrating hay season dealing with weather and equipment, there has to be a better way … and there is. Stockpiling forages, especially cool-season grasses for fall and winter grazing, is an excellent option – and now’s the time [...]

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Registration for Cattlemen’s Gala, fundraiser for next generation, closes August 14

The Ohio Cattlemen’s Foundation will hold the Cattlemen’s Gala Celebration and Fundraiser and sporting clays event Saturday, Aug. 26 in the Marysville and Delaware, Ohio areas. Registration will be accepted until Aug. 14 and no tickets may be purchased at the door. Ohio’s cattlemen have a lot to celebrate. Plan to join the day-long festivities [...]

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The Jr. Holstein Show at the 2017 Ohio State Fair saw large number of entrants.

2017 Ohio State Fair Jr. Dairy Show Results

Here are results from the 2017 Ohio State Fair Jr. Dairy Show. Further results will be made available as the shows progress. Holstein Total animals shown: 115 Exhibitors: 58 YRP Grand Champion Exhibitor: Kris Ackley Animal: Ms Brookview Scaredycat Sire: Butz-Butler Atwood Brady YRP Reserve Grand Champion Exhibitor: David Miley Animal: Miley Gold Chip Gazella-T [...]

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High oleic soybeans in dairy ration produce more milkfat

With milk check butterfat values currently in the $2.50 to $2.70 per pound range and nearly a dollar more than protein, butterfat is where it’s at in terms of dairy producer income today. A high oleic soybean variety that was tested recently at Penn State University for its dairy nutrition applications showed a surprisingly significant [...]

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