The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) has re-elected Steve Hirsch of Chillicothe as its president, which is the highest elected office in the state's largest and most inclusive farm organization. Hirsch first became president in April, 2011.
While the weather outside isn't frightful – yet – livestock producers still need to be thinking now about how they'll keep their animals warm when the temperatures drop, wind chills rise and it starts to snow, snow,...
Producers Livestock Bucyrus(419) 562-2751 12/4/2014Total Headage: 947Total Hogs 135Total Cattle 723Total Sheep/Lambs 73Goats 16
Producers Livestock Bucyrus (419) 562-2751 11-20-14Total Headage: 949Total Hogs 231Total Cattle 635Total Sheep/Lambs 55Goats 28
We are hosting Thanksgiving this year, and I've been worried about having enough space in the refrigerator to thaw the turkey. My husband suggested thawing it in our attached garage. Good idea or bad idea?
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is encouraging farmers and ranchers to make their voices heard by voting in the upcoming Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Committee elections. FSA Administrator Val Dolcini announced that Monday, Nov. 3, 2014,...
The USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) is accepting requests for marketing assistance loans (MALs) and loan deficiency payments (LDPs) for eligible 2014 commodities.
The 2014 Farm Bill authorized the Margin Protection Program (MPP-Dairy) for dairy producers. The new, voluntary risk management program replaces the Milk Income Loss Contract (MILC) program which expired.