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An explanation of PLC and ARC Farm Bill options

Morrow County, Ohio farmer Anthony Bush has been on the ground level of the development of the 2014 Farm Bill. This new farm policy offers some new options for producers and many questions are being asked as those options are weighed. The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins sat down with Bush to go over the [...]

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VIDEO: Meet the Presidential Turkey Flock

Catch a glimpse of the National Turkey Federation’s chairman for 2014 and the Presidential Turkey Flock! This year, Cooper Farms a family-owned Ohio company is raising a turkey, with anticipation for an invitation to the White House, for the Presentation of the National Thanksgiving Turkey.

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Corn Harvest Cab Cam – Bob Forry

The long stretch of great harvest conditions were about to come to an end when Ty Higgins of The Ohio Ag Net met up with Marion County farmer Bob Forry in Kirkpatrick, Ohio. Forry was nice enough to stop for a bit to do a Cab Cam. Bob’s twin boys had to head back to [...]

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Corn Havest Cab Cam – Jeff Roehm

There are still quite a few corn and soybean acres to be run in south central Ohio. As The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins made his way down Route 62 he ran in to Leesburg farmer Jeff Roehm. After almost 3 full weeks without a wheel turning, Roehm is now through with his beans and [...]

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Feeding Farmers Week #4 – Smith Farms

For the 4th and final week of Feeding Farmers in the Field, Dale Minyo and Ty Higgins from the Ohio Ag Net headed to Wapakoneta where winner Mike Smith and his family farm 900 acres of corn, soybeans and wheat and have 250 head of Jerseys, 130 of them milkers. Harvest has been slow going [...]

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Feeding Farmers Week #3 – Kill Farms

Week #3 of Feeding Farmers took Dale Minyo and Ty Higgins from The Ohio Ag Net to the southern part of Allen County near Spencerville. They, along with T-102, took lunch to the farm of Jeff Kill. Jeff is getting ready to begin his harvest season this weekend. He, his dad and his sons oversee [...]

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Feeding Farmers Week #2 – Allmandinger Farms

Week #2 of Feeding Farmers in the Field took The Ohio Ag Net’s Dale Minyo and Ty Higgins to Ohio City, Ohio in Van Wert County to Allmandinger Farms. This 3 generation family farm grows soybeans and popcorn and grandson Matt has also taken on a straw operation. Ron is beginning to retire and his [...]

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Feeding Farmers Week 1 – Heitz Farms

Dale Minyo and Ty Higgins from The Ohio Ag Net traveled to Wapak for week #1 of the 2014 Feeding Farmers in the Field and delivered lunch to The Heitz Family. This 5th generation Ohio Century Farm produces corn and soybeans in Auglaize, Allen and Hardin Counties.

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Will my corn make it?

With half of Ohio’s 2014 corn crop planted by May 28th, many growers may be asking if they can get their corn finished before it frosts. AgriGold Agronomist John Brien explains.  

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