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December 4, 2019 Issue:

  • In this Issue:
  • Winter Ag Law Update- Dec 9
  • December 10 Farmers Breakfast
  • A Hunting We Will Go: Laws Landowners Need to Know
  • Additional Farm Bill Meetings Scheduled
  • 2020 Agronomy School Slated for January 28
  • Master Buying Hay – Consider Quality & Value
  • 2018 Dairy Farm Business Summary Now Available
  • New & Small Farm College to be held in Licking County
  • 2020 Ag Outlook Meeting
  • Gardener Training Class
  • Upcoming Programs

November 20, 2019 Issue:

  • Farm Tax Update- Dec 2
  • Winter Ag Law Update- Dec 9
  • December 10 Farmers Breakfast
  • Tick Research in Coshocton County
  • Master Gardeners Win State Awards
  • Master Gardeners Hold Recognition Dinner
  • Join The “Get Your Elves in a Row”
  • Email Wellness Challenge
  • Corn Stalks Provide Another Grazing Option
  • USDA Issues Second Tranche of MFP
  • Keep in Mind Family Living Costs When Creating 2020 Budgets
  • Farm Tax Questions
  • Help Document Yield Impact of 2019 Planting
  • Change Your Employee Recruitment & Interview Mindset
  • Ohio Winter Beef Programs
  • Master Gardener Training Class
  • Upcoming Programs

 

November 6, 2019 Issue:

  • Thank-you Coshocton County Voters
  • For the Love of Lamb Dinner a Success
  • Learn More about Enrolling in the Farm Bill Programs
  • Ohio Beef winter Programs
  • Get Your Cattle Ready for Winter
  • Reducing Pasture Damage During Winter Feeding
  • Assessing 2019 Production Year
  • 2019 Ohio Soybean Performance Trial
  • Considering Being a Master Gardener
  • November Farmers Breakfast
  • Farm Tax Update- Dec 2
  • Winter Ag Law Update- Dec 9
  • Pastures for Profit Grazing School
  • Upcoming Programs

October 23, 2019 Issue:

  • Fall Foliage & Farm Tour a Success
  • Typical Autumn Weather Changes Ahead
  • Hay Quality Indicators
  • Consider By-product Feeds in Rations This Winter
  • Ohio CAUV Values Projected to Decline Through 2020
  • Ohio Proposed Hemp Rules are Set
  • Considering Being a Master Gardener
  • November Farmers Breakfast
  • Farm Tax Update- Dec 2
  • Winter Ag Law Update- Dec 9
  • Pastures for Profit Grazing School
  • Upcoming Programs

October 9, 2019 Issue:

  • Coshocton Cty Soybean Weed Survey
  • Fall Herbicide Treatments
  • October 2019 Weather Prediction
  • How to Fight Foxtail in Forages
  • Fire Safety During Harvest Season
  • Is a Late Soybean Harvest in Your Future?
  • Prospects for Corn Use in Ethanol
  • What’s in your Hay?
  • Making Behavior Change- Power of 10
  • Fall Foliage & Farm Tour Slated for October 19-20
  • 2020 Coshocton/Tuscarawas Lamb & Wool Queen Sought
  • 4th Annual “For the Love of Lamb” Dinner Slated for November 2
  • Considering Being a Master Gardener
  • November Farmers Breakfast
  • Farm Tax Update- December 2
  • Winter Ag Law Update- December 9
  • Upcoming Programs

 

September 25, 2019 Issue:

  • 2020 Coshocton/Tuscarawas Lamb & Wool Queen Sought
  • Fall Foliage & Farm Tour Slated for October 19-20
  • 4th Annual “For the Love of Lamb” Dinner Slated for November 2
  • Healthy Living Demonstrations at the Coshocton County Fair
  • Friends of the Coshocton County Jr Fair Livestock Auction
  • Cattle Handling and Carcass Value
  • Above Normal Temperatures Will Continue
  • Yield Monitor Calibration for Fall Harvest
  • Drydown In Corn – What To Expect?
  • Converting Wet Corn Weight to Dry Corn Weight
  • Trendy Meatless Products
  • Eastern Ohio Beef & Forage School Begins October 1
  • Topsy-turvy Management Strategies
  • Ag Extension Talk
  • Upcoming Programs

 

September 11, 2019 Issue:

  • Cover Crops Flown On in Coshocton County
  • Farm Science Review Tickets Available
  • Pesticide Disposal Day- Sept 24
  • Friends of the Coshocton County Jr. Fair Auction
  • Fall Foliage & Farm Tour Slated for October 19-20
  • Final Call for ANR Needs Assessment Input
  • 15 Measures of Dairy Competitiveness
  • Late Season Foliar Diseases Have Started in Soybeans
  • Reminders about Pre-harvest Herbicide Treatment
  • Eastern Ohio Beef and Forage School begins October 1
  • Spring Forage; Looking Beyond Cereal Rye
  • Upcoming Programs

 

August 28, 2019 Issue:

  • Pasture Walk a Success
  • Beef Quality Assurance- Sept 3
  • Farm Science Review Tickets Available
  • Pesticide Disposal Day- Sept 24
  • Growing Season to Last Through September
  • Friends of the Coshocton County Jr. Fair Livestock Auction
  • 2019 Fall Statewide Sheep Shearing Back-to-school means different laws apply to youth farm workers
  • Building Farm Culture
  • Hidden Hornworms
  • Final Call for ANR Needs Assessment Input
  • Upcoming Programs

August 14, 2019 Issue:

  • Local Event Recap
  • Pasture Walk - August 27
  • Beef Quality Assurance- Sept 3
  • Farm Science Review Tickets Available
  • Pesticide Disposal Day- Sept 24
  • Aug 1 Ohio Crop Forecast
  • Prevented Planting Acres Announced for 2019
  • Prevented Plant Acreage for Ohio
  • Still Got Grain?  Grain Bins Needed for Study
  • Poultry Litter Applications
  • Qualified Business Income Deduction for Sales to Cooperatives- Proposed Regulations

 

July 31, 2019 Issue:

  • Coshocton County Women in Agriculture Dinner Program- Aug 6
  • First Farm Friday Slated for Aug 2
  • More Normal Weather Ahead for August
  • Mid-Season Diseases & Management
  • Japanese Beetles and Other Defoliators
  • My First Cutting Is Just ‘Cow Hay’ – Now What?
  • Stockpiling Fescue and Orchardgrass
  • Cutting it Close
  • Tax Planning in an Unusual Year
  • Hemp Program Created in Ohio

 

July  17, 2019 Issue:

  • Pasture Walk Slated for July 30
  • Coshocton County Women in Agriculture Dinner Program- Aug 6
  • First Farm Friday Slated for Aug 2
  • Sudden Oak Death Confirmed in Ohio
  • What is Sudden Oak Death?
  • Another Hot Week
  • Farm Animals Need to Keep Cool During Heat Waves Too
  • Hay Quality 2019: It’s Déjà vu All
  • Staging Corn Development in 2019
  • Western Bean Cutworm: Numbers Starting to Increase
  • Big Tree Contest Entry Deadline Nears

 

June 26, 2019 Issue:

  • Wetter than Normal Weather Still Favored for July
  • Making High Quality Baleage
  • Wet Weather & Soybean Stand
  • Using Corn as a Cover Crop
  • Monitoring Traps in Place in Coshocton County
  • From the Heart
  • June is Dairy Month
  • 2019 Challenge: Forage Production Options for Ohio
  • Forage Shortage and Prevented Planting Acres… think OATS!

June 13, 2019 Issue:

  • Dairy Farm Bill Program Slated for June 21
  • More Wet Weather Ahead
  • Ponding and Saturated Soils
  • Too Much Pasture? Clip it, hay it or stockpile it!
  • Bruising and Cattle
  • 2019 Dairy Margin Coverage Program Sign-up Coming Soon
  • Poison Hemlock in Fields & Landscapes
  • A New Bright Spot on Main Street

May 29, 2019 Issue:

  • MG Plant Sale
  • Corn vs Soybeans in a Delayed Planting Scenario-Profit Scenarios
  • Prevent Planting- What’s That Again?
  • Prevented Planting Decision Tools
  • Forage Options for Prevented Planting Corn and Soybean Acres
  • Current Weed Issues II: Revised Herbicide Management Strategies
  • Delayed Soybean Planting –A Yield Perspective
  • Speeding-up Hay Drying
  • 2019 Dairy Margin Coverage Program Coming Soon
  • Needs Assessment
  • A Coshocton County View of 2017 Ag Census

May 15, 2019 Issue:

  • Window for Planting Expected
  • Managing Big Wet Cover Crops
  • Fertilizer/Manure Applications Tools
  • Applying Manure to Newly Planted Crops
  • USDA Announces Enhancements to Livestock & Dairy Programs.
  • Ohio Corn, Soybean & Wheat Enterprise Budgets- Projected Returns
  • Control Pasture Weeds Now
  • Forage Options for “Prevented Planting” Corn & Soybean Acres
  • Transitioning the Farm
  • Obnoxious Nostoc
  • Violets in Lawns -Pro or Con?
  • MG Plant Sale
  • Needs Assessment

May 8, 2019 Issue:

  • Recommendations for Late Planted Soybeans
  • Planting Delays & Corn Hybrids
  • A Historical Look at Planting Delays
  • Getting Born Off to a Good Start
  • EPA Next Steps on Glyphosphate
  • Cresslead Groundsel in Wheat & Hay
  • Healing the Pasture Mess
  • How Much Rest Does Pasture Need
  • Pre-Breeding Nutrition
  • Beef- A Few Final Thoughts
  • MG Plant Sale
  • Needs Assesment

May 1, 2019 Issue:

  • Farmers Must Get Out in Front
  • Adapting Herbicide Burn-Down Programs
  • Spring Weed Control in Hay & Pastures
  • Dairy Decision Tool Released
  • Timber Thefts
  • Grape Pricing Survey
  • MG Plant Sale
  • May Garden Checklist
  • Needs Assesment
  • What's Happening in OSU Extension

April 17, 2019 Issue:

  • Needs Assessment
  • Ag Mailing List Sign Up
  • BQA Session Slated 
  • Time for Dedensive Driving
  • Mud Reduces Beef Performance
  • Grass Tetany
  • Pasture Weed Management
  • Spring Weather Rollercoaster 
  • Soybean Relative Maturity
  • Farm Bill Summit Video
  • Rules for Hiring Youth
  • 2018 Yield Estimates
  • 365 Day Approach for Transition
  • Perennial Planting Workshop
  • Spring Wildflower Walk
  • Hydrangea Workshop

April 3, 2019 Issue:

  • Hello from Alonna Hoffman
  • Fertilizer Certification Session
  • Bug Detective Workshop
  • BQA Session
  • Spring Wildflower Walk
  • Hydrangea Workshop
  • When to Start Grazing
  • Colostrum: Replacer or Supplement
  • USDA Updates Scrapie Regulations
  • eShepherd- Future of Grazing?
  • Vendor's License & Sales Tax
  • New Dicamba Requirements
  • Should I Continue Farming?
  • Honey Bee Health around Grain Crops

March 20, 2019 Issue:

  • Home Lawn Care Workshop
  • Fertilizer Certification Session
  • Soybean Meal Meeting
  • Wetter Weather Pattern?
  • Nitrogen on Weak Wheat Stands
  • Fertilizer License & Poultry Litter
  • Coshocton County Dairy Banquet
  • Insect ID Workshop
  • Hydrangea Workshop
  • Program Recap Page

March 6, 2019 Issue:

  • Ag Day Celebration Luncheon
  • Women in Ag Conference
  • Timber Marketing Workshop
  • Upcoming BQA Trainings
  • A-I School
  • Grain Marketing Webinar
  • ODA Testing- March 13
  • Coshocton County Dairy Banquet
  • Affirmative Defense
  • Mud Damaged Pastures
  • Insect ID Workshop
  • Hydrangea Workshop
  • David's Monthly Beacon Column

February 20, 2019 Issue:

  • Ag Day Celebration Luncheon
  • Pesticide/ Fertilizer Workshop
  • What Birds Want Workshop
  • Tiverton Institute
  • eFields Regional Meeting
  • Grain Marketing Webinar
  • ODA Testing- March 13
  • Winter Wheat Update
  • Updated Field Guides Available
  • Selling to Cooperative Under New Tax Law
  • Timber Marketing Workshop
  • Hydrangea Workshop
  • Lake Erie Bill of Rights
  • The Founding Fathers

February 6, 2019 Issue:

  • Celebrating 100 Years
  • Farm Tax Update in Coshocton
  • Next Farmers Breakfast on February 12
  • Macro Photography Workshop
  • ODA Testing- March 13
  • Timber Markleting Workshop
  • Hydrangea Workshop
  • Weather Update

January 23, 2019 Issue:

  • Coshocton County Hiring Program Assistant
  • 2019 Agronomy School
  • ODA Reminds Farmers of Dicamba Use
  • ODA Testing- March 13
  • Farm Tax Update in Coshocton
  • Next Farmers Breakfast on February 12
  • 2019 Ohio Beef Cattle Webinar
  • Macro Photography Workshop
  • Timber Marketing Workshop
  • Be a Student in 2019

January 9, 2019 Issue:

  • Tuscarawas Soybean School
  • 2019 Agronomy School
  • Keeping Nutrients in Place
  • Winter Application of Manure
  • January 15 PAT Session Sold Out
  • Changes to Farm Taxes
  • 2018 Farmers Tax Guide
  • Farm Tax Update in New Philadelphia
  • Farm Tax Update in Coshocton
  • 2019 Ohio Beef Cattle Webinar
  • 2018 in Review
  • Perennial Flower Workshop

December 2018 Issue:

  • An Introduction
  • Needs Assesment
  • ANR Mailing List
  • Pesticide/ Fertilizer Recertification
  • Farmer's Breakfast
  • 2019 Agronomy School
  • Weed Survey Results
  • Farm Tax Update
  • Ohio Beef Cattle Webinar
  • Perennial Garden Workshop
  • Macro Photography Workshop
  • Timber Marketing Workshop
  • Ag Policy Update
  • Soybean Meeting
  • Beef Quality Assurance
  • Fall Foliage & Farm Tour
  • For the Love of Lamb Dinner
  • Recap of Fall Programs