Jul. 03, 2017
Jun. 08, 2017
With spring in full swing and summer just around the corner, many producers may be considering selling produce, meats, cottage foods and baked goods directly to consumers at the farm property. A question we often hear from farmers thinking about these types of farm food sales is, “do I need some type of license or inspection to sell food from the farm?” The answer to this question depends upon the type of food offered for sale:
Feb. 16, 2017
This is the third year for this series of seven monthly talks that cover a wide variety of lawn and garden topics. Each month will bring a different speaker who is well versedin the topic of the month. Please see the flyer for more details.
Oct. 31, 2016
http://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aede-15-16 Ohio cropland values and cash rental rates are projected to decrease in 2016. According to the Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents Survey bare cropland values in western Ohio are expected to decrease from 4.8% to 11.1% in 2016 depending on the region and land class. Cash rents are expected to decline from 5.6% to 7.6% depending on the region and land class.
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Oct. 28, 2016
Barry Ward, Leader, Production Business Management
Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics
F. John Barker, Extension Educator Agriculture/Amos Program, County Director
Ohio State University Extension Knox County
A large number of Ohio farmers hire machinery operations and other farm related work to be
completed by others. This is often due to lack of proper equipment, lack of time or lack of
Sep. 20, 2016
Barb Hennard, Mercer and Auglaize County Family and Consumer Sciences Educator, recived the Distinguished Service Award at the NAEFCS Annual Session.