Results from the Propane Education & Research Council’s (PERC) 2015 Propane Farm Incentive Program reveal high performance ratings, improved efficiency, and cost savings for producers switching to propane-powered farm equipment. The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins has more with PERC’s director of agriculture business development, Cinch Munson.… Continue readingRead More »
In the latest Practical Farm Research (PFR)® Report Jonathan Perkins, Beck’s PFR Location Lead, is in the field for a feekes 3 topdress application of wheat. In order to determine nitrogen needs we’re asking questions like, “What are the tillering counts per square foot?” and “How many units of nitrogen should we apply based on tiller counts? Watch the video to learn more and be sure to check back during the growing season to see how things are progressing with our winter wheat studies.… Continue readingRead More »
As the cattle herds expand across the U.S. and the poultry and pork markets recover from disease setbacks, the demand for animal protein continues to be strong domestically. Recently, the Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins talked about the outlook for the meat sector with Will Sawyer from Rabo AgriFinance.… Continue readingRead More »
In the barns, under the viaduct and on the trade show floor of the 2016 Ohio Beef Expo, two topics were dominating conversations between cattle producers. One of those topics was the new Veterinary Feed Directive, which goes into effect on January 1st of next year, the other was the declining market prices. The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins has more.… Continue readingRead More »
Corn planting season is right around the corner and we want to help you make sure your planters are in top running condition. Beck’s Practical Farm Research Innovation Lead, Jason Webster takes you through a few check lists to help make sure your planters are running correctly.… Continue readingRead More »
At the 2016 Ohio AgriBusiness Association Conference, University of Kentucky’s Josh McGrath talked with attendees about the complexities of the competing performance objectives with nitrogen managment.Read More »
Jason Johnson with Paccar had some big news for The Ohio Ag Net’s Dale Minyo at this week’s National Biodiesel Conference in Tampa.
National Biodiesel Board‘s Anne Steckle vists with Dale about some of the issues her industry faces in Washington DC.
Ohio soybean producers Jerry Bambauer talks with Dale about the takeaways from the 2016 National Biodiesel Convention.Read More »