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Preparing a crop insurance plan for 2018 – Part 2

Farm Credit recommends farmers take a close look at their crop insurance plan this winter. The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins has more with Jason Alexander, Senior Vice President of Insurance Services with Farm Credit Mid-America. For more financial tips, insights and perspectives from Farm Credit Mid-America, visit e-FarmCredit.com/insights

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When harvest is delayed, fall tillage is too

It’s no secret that the 2017 harvest season is behind schedule. For many farmers, that means fall tillage is behind schedule as well. For this week’s DuPont Pioneer Field Report, Seneca, Crawford and Wyandot County’s Territory Manager Derek Hunker tells the Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins that it may take a hard freeze to get [...]

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Replenishing nutrients after harvest

After harvest, DuPont Pioneer Field Agronomist Jonah Johnson starts to get some analysis across his desk from soil samples farmers in his area have taken. After this year’s harvest of higher than expected yields for both corn and soybeans, Johnson is noticing P and K deficiencies, especially in potash, caused by high nutrient withdrawals from [...]

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Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 32 | Wining, whining and reporting

The 32nd episode of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast, brought to you by AgriGold, has a fun packed episode of wine, statistics, and FFA. Host Ty Higgins joins Matt Reese, Joel Penhorwood, and Bart Johnson as they hear from wine aficionado Chuck Harris of Ravenhurst Champagne Cellars. Joel and Matt continue to sort through conversations [...]

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The importance of completing the NASS crop survey

The confidential crop survey from the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will be arriving in your mailbox soon and it’s very important to take the time to complete it. Anthony Bush farms in Mt. Gilead and is on the board of the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA). He says the number of farmers completing the [...]

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Preparing a crop insurance plan for 2018 – Part 1

Farmers are working hard to prepare for winter and those preparations should include revisiting crop insurance plans for 2018. The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins has more with Jason Alexander, Senior Vice President of Insurance Services with Farm Credit Mid-America. For more financial tips, insights and perspectives from Farm Credit Mid-America, visit e-FarmCredit.com/insights

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Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 31 | Ohioans stay busy at National FFA Convention

The crew recently returned from the 90th National FFA Convention in Indianapolis where Ohio was well-represented by a number of winners. Ty Higgins, Dale Minyo, Joel Penhorwood, and Matt Reese hear from not only those in the blue corduroy, but also adults that have been asked to advise them from time to time. More from [...]

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Evaluating your grain storage system

Evaluating how well their grain system handles the harvest season and what improvements may be needed is one of the most important steps farmers can take to help prepare for next year. GSI Conditioning Applications Manager Gary Woodruff has some recommendations for monitoring your grain storage set up in this conversation with the Ohio Ag [...]

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How sturdy are your corn stalks?

Even though many of the soybeans across Ohio have been harvested and progress continues on the corn, the later the harvest season gets the more stalk quality is becoming an issue. Brodbeck Seeds Regional Agronomist Terry Jones visits with the Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins about how to assess corn fields to put together a [...]

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Good harvest numbers despite a record replant

For DuPont Pioneer Territory Manager Micah Herron, who covers Miami, Shelby and some of Darke County, replant acres were record breaking in 2017. Even with the tough start to the season yields are surprising good, as Herron tells the Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins in this week’s DuPont Pioneer Field Report.

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