Thursday, December 18, 2014

Wet Feet Make Tough Harvest

December 18, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Traveling down through Ashtabula County and over into the edge of Geauga County last week, I noticed a few fields of corn still standing. Farmers…

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Farms Need To Be Protected

December 11, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Seems like local farmers have a lot on their minds these days. Weather that doesn't cooperate and allow the rest of the corn crop to…

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Quality is a Priority for Dairy Farmers

December 4, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Everyone likes to know that livestock farmers take good care of their animals. In turn, most livestock farmers know that humane care of their animals…

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Farming Footnotes

November 27, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Dairy farming is still an important industry in the area, even though grain farming has increased considerably in the last 25 to 30 years. Thereā€¦

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Big Changes In Dairy Farming

November 27, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Dairy farming is still an important industry in the area, even though grain farming has increased considerably in the last 25 to 30 years. There…

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No Turkey Was On The Store Shelves

November 20, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

With Thanksgiving coming up soon, homemakers across the area are doing their shopping for the day of thankfulness for all that they have.So, they head…

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This Time of the Year is Harvest

November 13, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

What is this time of the year all about? It is called harvest. This is the time of the year when area farmers hope to…

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Research Proves GMO Foods Are Safe And Healthy

November 6, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Thirty years of data on about 100 billion animals found that animals fed genetically modified crops were all healthy and performed as well as those…

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Farmers Need to Tell Their Own Story

October 30, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Farmers have much on their minds these days. Not only are they thinking what the price of corn and soybeans will be this fall, but…

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Sometimes Something New It’s Also Something Old

October 23, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Sometimes something new can be based on something old. That is the case when Michael and Janice Schmidt, of Trumbull County, decided to build their…

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