It seems that over the past few years when it comes to the corn and soybean crops, Ohio has been no stranger to variation. Bill Mullen with Seed Consultants says that variation will also be seen within the field this year and much of it will depend on soil types and hybrid selection. He suggests [...]
Ashton Frey of Upper Sandusky exhibited the 2016 Ohio State Fair Grand Champion Market Barrow with his light crossbred. Ohio Ag Net’s Dale Minyo spoke with Ashton about the win.
Kady Davis of Carroll County won the 2016 Grand Champion Pen of Meat Chickens at the Ohio State Fair on August 4th, 2016.
It was an exciting first day of the 2016 Ohio State Fair for Kylee Johnson of Wayne County. Her crossbred lamb was named Grand Champion of the Jr. Market Lamb show. Ohio Ag Net’s Dale Minyo spoke with Johnson on the exciting win. She will visit the Sale of Champions on August 7th.
Paige Pence of Clark County was the exhibitor of the 2016 Ohio State Fair Reserve Grand Champion Market Lamb, selected on Wednesday, July 27th.
“A pretty incredible 40-year exercise on his part,” said Doug Loudenslager of his father’s unique collection. “There’s over 6,000 pieces.” Don Loudenslager, who passed away at the age of 80 in 2014, spent the last several decades visiting sales and auctions amassing thousands of toy tractors, trucks, and other items. About 95% of the collection [...]
In her last year of showing as a Jr. Exhibitor, Taylor Carr of Athens County captured the Grand Champion banner in the Market Wether Goat Show on the Saturday before the 2016 Ohio State Fair. Ohio Ag Net’s Joel Penhorwood visited with her on the win.
To apply fungicide or not to apply fungicide? That is the question many farmers are having to answer. Bill Mullen, Director of Agronomic Services with Seed Consultants gives his advice on whether an application is necessary this year.
The dairy industry’s constant search for the most cost effective and efficient production options has resulted in some unique technological changes in recent years. Milking a cow with robots, something thought of as near science fiction not long ago, is now being accepted as the way of life on a number of Ohio dairies. Bar-Lee [...]
The Syngenta Grow More Experience Site in Irwin, Ohio, one of 60 such locations across the country, was host last week to retailers from around the state hoping to step up their agronomic knowledge in order to pass it on to Ohio’s farmers. “We have several retailers out and our goal today is for our [...]