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Ohio’s Great Tack Exchange draws from seven states for just five hours

Lauren Hughes of Parkersburg, W.Va., purchased a two-horse trailer from Kevin McKinney of Sardinia, Ohio. Delbert Green of Monticello, Ind., swapped a worn saddle for two pair of riding boots and miscellaneous bridle from Kevin Albers of Stanton, Mich.
4/18/2018
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Censky touts SARE for St. Louis ag conference
 Current and past USDA deputy secretaries keynoted the Our Farms, Our Future Conference on April 3, attended by more than 900 people discussing the next 30 years of sustainable agriculture research and education.
4/18/2018
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Poor weather quashing early soybean planting, for Illinois
Recent studies have proven a link between early soybean planting and higher yields. If Illinois farmers could ever get into their fields, they would love to test it for themselves.
4/18/2018
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How one farm optimally uses automatic watering for cattle
Water is an essential nutrient for livestock, and producers and educators often don’t talk about it enough, said Ohio State University beef specialist Steve Boyles, Ph.D.
4/18/2018
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Eastern Corn Belt wheat doing better than Plains states' crop
The condition of this region’s wheat remains good, even as the country’s major growing areas report poor crop conditions.
4/18/2018
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Metaphorical 'baler twine and barn lime' can help ag women cope well
 Living life with a purpose was the message keynote speaker Laura Daniels presented at last month’s 25th Women in Agriculture conference.
4/18/2018
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Ohio Soy to host virtual field trips for students of all ages
First it was the pigs. Then came the chickens. Now, it’s the soybeans.
4/18/2018
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House Ag files farm bill as CBO scores estimated cost
After two years of hearings, the 2018 federal farm bill is being negotiated with possible changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and the elimination of funding of some programs – but, overall, similar funding expected.
4/18/2018
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Canadian and Mexican reps talk trade, NAFTA
The U.S. economy isn’t as independent many politicians describe. Instead, it is knotted tightly at key points with those of its North American neighbors.
4/18/2018
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Some farmers optimistic for tariffs result, even if worried
Roger Hadley grows corn and soybeans in eastern Allen County. While he waited last week for the weather to improve enough to start planting, he also kept an eye on China’s threat of tariffs on U.S. goods.
4/18/2018
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