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Family Fundamentals: Learn the ABCs of IRAs before investing (July 2014)

Jul 22, 2014

Family Fundamentals: Learn the ABCs of IRAs before investing (July 2014)

Every month, we put some money into a traditional 401K for retirement, but we wonder if we should start putting some of that money into a Roth IRA instead. What are the pros and cons?

Chow Line: Take steps against foodborne illness (7/18/14)

Jul 18, 2014

Chow Line: Take steps against foodborne illness (7/18/14)

I got hit with a nasty bug last week, and I wonder if it might have been food poisoning. I’m OK now, but what kinds of food poisoning are most common, and what are the symptoms?

Food Safety Training Continues for Fruit, Vegetable Farmers

Jul 18, 2014

Food Safety Training Continues for Fruit, Vegetable Farmers

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio -- A session set for Aug. 13 will mark the end of the season’s trainings for on-farm fruit and vegetable microbial safety, but organizers are already planning new sessions focusing on agricultural water safety beginning in 2015.

Precision Ag Technology Day is Aug. 5

Jul 16, 2014

Precision Ag Technology Day is Aug. 5

WAUSEON, Ohio – Growers who want to learn more about how using precision agriculture technologies can help them make informed agronomic decisions can attend the Northwest Ohio Precision Agriculture Day Aug. 5, offered by experts with Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.

Dayton's WHIO-TV to Air 4-H Special July 17

Jul 15, 2014

Dayton's WHIO-TV to Air 4-H Special July 17

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio -- For many kids, 4-H is a building block of success throughout their lifetimes.

New Poultry Litter Applicator Can Cut Nutrient Runoff, Protect Water Quality

Jul 14, 2014

New Poultry Litter Applicator Can Cut Nutrient Runoff, Protect Water Quality

WOOSTER, Ohio -- Researchers will demonstrate a prototype farm implement that slashes nutrient runoff and bacterial contamination from poultry litter at this year’s Manure Science Review.


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