Ty Higgins was out at the Farm Science Review and spoke to farm manager Nate Douridas about planning progress there.
Ty Higgins jumped in the cab with Nick Zachrich out at the Farm Science Review to see the planting progress there.
Heather found John Swartz along the road headed to help his brothers. Ron worked ground while Ed planted some of the first corn in the area.
Heather Hetterick jumped into the cab with Justin Heitkamp of New Bremen Tuesday afternoon. See what was happening in his field and what conditions are like in that area.
OSU Ag Economist Barry Ward discusses the economic considerations and options for Ohio farmers.
Ty Higgins spoke to Director of Agriculture Jim Zehringer at a special meeting Thursday to address late planting concerns.
Farmers are seeking out their crop insurance options as the days left to plant wither away.
Students at Ohio State ATI organized a session on ‘Agvocating’ to learn how to better advocate for agriculture. Dr. Bobby Moser, dean of the College of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Sciences was one of the speakers.
Farmers are applying table sugar to corn because they find it helps deliver nutrients to the plant.
Phil Sease Darke County Most of the farm is in a soybean-corn rotation, though there are some corn-after-corn fields each year in the farm’s best fields. Phil has also been using strip-till in recent years on some of his corn acres to get a better stand established quickly in the spring.