All around Ohio, wheat fields have varied from pathetic to phenomenal, after a harsh winter that dealt more than what some wheat could handle. In this week’s DuPont Pioneer Field Report, Account Manager Jeremy Weiland talks with Ty Higgins about wheat management tips that will help the crop that still out there make it to harvest in the best shape possible.… Continue readingRead More »
On Saturday, June 7th, the Franklin and Madison County Farm Bureaus will be hosting the 3rd annual Breakfast on the Farm. This event serves up FREE breakfasts to all who attend and also answers any and all questions that guests, who may not be on the farm that often, may have. Ty Higgins got more details from Franklin County Farm Bureau’s Dwight Beougher. You can also get more information here.
Here are some highlights from last year’s event.Read More »
For DuPont Pioneer Account Manager Chasitie Euler’s northwestern territory of Ohio, corn planting is well area of most other parts of the state, but this week’s precipitation may have some farmers rethinking their herbicide strategies. Ty Higgins has more in this week’s DuPont Pioneer Field Report.… Continue readingRead More »
Although many farmers are hitting it hard in the fields getting the 2014 crop in, the May USDA World Ag Supply and Demand Report will have plenty of data that farmers should take a moment to look over. Ty Higgins covers some of the information with Global Commodity Analytics’ Mike Zuzolo.… Continue readingRead More »
On May 7th, The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins ventured out to Licking County and visited with Jack Harrison, a farmer who, from experience, learned patience. That patience is helping him through this wet planting season as Mother Nature throws a wrench into the game plan. Meet Jack in the video below.… Continue readingRead More »
For the very first DuPont Pioneer Crop Update of 2014, Account Manager Tate Cockerill urges growers to be patient as Mother Nature pushes back planned planting dates across Ohio and says that his part of the state is well ahead of the Ohio average of 9% of corn planted. Ty Higgins has more.… Continue readingRead More »
Dow AgroSciences reaches another milestone in the regulatory review process for the Enlist Weed Control System. Earlier this week the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced its proposed decision to register Enlist Duo, the herbicide for use with the Enlist system. Ty Higgins has more.
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During Small Farm Week this week, USDA is offering funding opportunities to America’s small and midsized farmers and ranchers.
This funding represents the second major package USDA has unveiled this year, and includes several million dollars in university research awards, technical assistance and marketing support for small, socially-disadvantaged producers and Rural Cooperative Centers.Read More »