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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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.
OHIO CAT will be showcasing their compact equipment at the 2014 Farm Science Review. Here is a preview of what you’ll see at Lot 191, on the corner of Tractor and Corn.
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.
One of the first farmers to harvest corn in Ohio for 2014 was Pickaway County’s John Hoffman. Ty Higgins got to ride along and got the first corn harvest Cab Cam of the year as well.
Mike Earley of Seed Consultant’s recently found more Palmer Amaranth in a Fayette County, Ohio field and visited with The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins about what farmers should look for when scouting for this weed and what can be done to protect corn and soybean fields from it.
The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins and Pro Farmer’s Brian Grete take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge while on the 2014 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour.
The guys that took the I-75 route of the 2014 Ohio Crop Tour shares what they notices in corn and soybean fields along their course.