Ohio State joins initiative to put farmers in control of data they collect

The Ohio State University has joined a coalition that will put important farm data into the hands of farmers while keeping it secure.The Agricultural ...

March 7th, 2016 |  


Professional development is goal of new institute launched by Farm Bureau

Professional development for farmers, entrepreneurs, and agribusiness and food industry professionals is the goal of the new Ohio Farm and Food Instit...

February 21st, 2016 |  


Ohio State seeks participants for Ohio Farm Custom Work Rate Survey

Ohio State seeks participants for Ohio Farm Custom Work Rate Survey

Agricultural economists from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University want to know how much Ohio gro...

February 14th, 2016 |  



Ohio pipeline projects stir fears of compromised farmland integrity

Ohio pipeline projects stir fears of compromised farmland integrity

COLUMBUS - There are fears that two proposed pipelines, which would run through Ohio, will threaten the livelihood of some Ohio farmers.The proposed N...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Weekly market report

Producers Livestock Bucyrus (419) 562-2751 2-26-15Total Headage- 464Total Hogs- 40Total Cattle- 384Total Sheep/Lambs- 6Goats- 6HogsHead-20No testSowsH...

January 22nd, 2016 |  


Land, money obstacles for next generation of Ohio farmers

Land, money obstacles for next generation of Ohio farmers

COLUMBUS - The aging farm population in Ohio needs a new generation to fill its shoes, but young farmers face many obstacles getting off the ground.Li...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Ohio Farm Bureau opens new membership opportunities

The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) is strengthening its advocacy efforts on behalf of Ohio’s farm and food community with the implementation...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Wuertz family takes top award at Soil and Water fete

Wuertz family takes top award at Soil and Water fete

The Wuertz family was given the Conservation Cooperator of the Year Award when the 66th annual Morrow Soil and Water Conservation District meeting was...

December 15th, 2015 |  


Money, manure and toxic algae: Report connects the dots

Money, manure and toxic algae: Report connects the dots

COLUMBUS - A new report connects the dots between headline making toxic algae in Lake Erie and taxpayer dollars.Manure from confined animal feeding op...

December 15th, 2015 updated: December 15th, 2015. |  


Report: Pork and sauerkraut do well in Ohio’s ag landscape

Report: Pork and sauerkraut do well in Ohio’s ag landscape

Eating pork and sauerkraut on New Year’s Day is a culinary tradition in Ohio and other parts of the U.S., with roots in Germany and Eastern Euro...

December 14th, 2015 updated: December 14th, 2015. |