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A barn full of Internationals and not a tractor in sight

I often find myself driving through rural Ohio and wondering what is hiding, purposefully or not, behind the rotted walls of centuries old barns in the countryside. There are surely stories those structures could tell and who knows what treasures that might lie within — most with more value of sentiment than monetary. But never [...]

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Charolette Martin, two-and-a-half, from Franklin County, plays with her new, handmade wooden toys made by Russ Riggle of Possum Products LLC in Newcomerstown.

Power Show photo highlights

Power Show Ohio, the area’s largest indoor show, wrapped up last weekend. With more than 200 exhibitors displaying products and services from more than 500 companies, the three-day event gave attendees access to the newest in the power equipment industry including agricultural, construction and outdoor power equipment.

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Kendal Frazier, Chief Executive Officer for the National Cattlemen's Beef Association

2017 OCA meeting and banquet set goals and highlighted award winners

The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association gathered for another fantastic meeting where they hashed out policy, recognized award winners and set goals for 2017. OCA president Joe Foster discussed the accomplishments of the organization in the last year and highlights from the meeting. “One of the high points was a new dues structure for student members. We [...]

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A panel featuring Dave Brandt and Neil Badenhop covered a broad range of topics.

No-Till Conference highlights

There was plenty to discuss at yesterday’s Ohio No-Till Conference. Slugs have been a long-time problem in no-till and Kelley Timon discussed strategies for controlling them, including some initial research on the role of cover crops. Bill Haddad talked about the importance of managing weeds to prevent resistance problems from developing and a panel featuring [...]

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Sue Evans now owns the farm. She is the great-great-great-granddaughter of the founder Isaac Evans, Jr.

Evans Powhaton Century Farm history laced with triumph and tragedy

The year was 1950 and there was excitement in the air on Powhaton Farm in Champaign County. The farm was one of the host farms for the National Plowing Match, sponsored by the National and Ohio Plowing Matches and the National Association of Soil Conservation Districts. It was the first “National” held outside of Iowa. [...]

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Sonny Beck

Becknology Days brings products, research to farmers

The annual Becknology Field Days ran through Saturday, August 27th at the company’s headquarters in Atlanta, Indiana. Thousands of farmers and members of the agricultural industry turn out to the event each year to learn about the latest innovations, hear from company leadership, and enjoy fellowship among fellow producers. Ohio Ag Net’s Joel Penhorwood visited [...]

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2016 Ohio State Fair Outstanding Market Exhibitors

Photos by Meghan Bruns.   The winners by age in the Beef Outstanding Market Exhibitor competition were: (9) Carly Sanders, Fayette Co. and Garret Agle, Clark Co.; (10) Sydney Sanders, Fayette Co. and Drew Waymouth, Clark Co.; (11) Brice Phelps, Union Co.; (12) Paige Pence, Clark Co.; (13) Alex Linder, Huron Co.; (14) Allison Davis, [...]

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Adam Bensman, 13, Miami Co. prepares his lamb for judging in the Grade market lamb class

2016 Junior Market Lamb Show photo highlights

  Youth exhibitors led 670 lambs through the show ring at the 2016 Junior Market Lamb Show. Here are the results from the 2016 show: Judge Todd Wise, Colorado Photos by Meghan Bruns.   Hampshire Champion: Clay Johnson, Dalton, Wayne Co. Reserve Champion: Paige Pence, Clark Co.   Shropshire Champion: Olivia Seaburn, Clark Co. Res. [...]

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