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Time (almost) for checking yields

By Harold Watters, Ohio State University Agronomist I am already getting comments about corn yield expectations. More than a couple of growers have told me they may have their best crop ever — but I point out that it’s still a bit early. I have others who say they haven’t …

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Nominations now open for OABA Industry Excellence Awards

The Ohio AgriBusiness Association will recognize outstanding leaders in the agribusiness industry through the OABA Industry Excellence Awards. OABA has a distinguished history of providing educational opportunities to its member companies and their employees. The Industry Excellence Awards are OABA’s next step to recognizing stories of professionalism, stewardship and excellence …

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Ohio Signature Food Contest winners

The small business sector in Ohio is vital to many stakeholders. The Center for Innovative Food Technology (CIFT) and the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation sponsored the Ohio Signature Food Contest which showcases many new, innovative products ready to take that next step — actual product development. CIFT President & CEO, …

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A history of the sandwich

By Shelly Detwiler, RDN, LD, Blue Jean Nutrition “Someone ate the only good thing going on in my life. Someone ate my SANDWICH!” In one of my favorite moments from the television show Friends, nothing is better than a sandwich to Joey, Ross or even my Paul. Friends co-star Ross, named his …

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Margin Protection Program update

By Dianne Shoemaker, Field Specialist, Dairy Production Economics The Dairy Margin Protection Program (DMPP) underwent a substantial change earlier this year resulting from language included in the 2018 Bipartisan Budget Act. Program enrollment was re-opened from April 9 through June 8, 2018. Significant changes benefiting dairy farmers included a one …

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Cover crop survey

By Mark Loux, Ohio State University Extension Ohio State University weed scientists are in the process of planning cover crop research, and could use your input. Cover crop use has been on the rise in recent years, most commonly for the preservation of soil, reduction in nutrient loss, and suppression …

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