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Oil and Gas Lease Considerations, updated
Review these considerations before you sign a lease!
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Overview: Both the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives have passed farm bills. As expected, differences exist. Some are notable. This post briefly reviews the current farm bill situation and looks at possible paths forward. It examines the farm bill situation from three perspectives: politics, process, and content.
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COLUMBUS, Ohio – With many grain bins statewide full of stored grain this time of year, safety experts with Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences are reminding farmers to be aware of safety precautions to prevent grain engulfments and to have an overall awareness and understanding of grain bin safety.
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ODA Encourages Ohio Citizens to Check Their Trees for Signs of Invasive Pests
State Taking Measures Against Walnut Twig Beetle and Asian Longhorned Beetle; Officials Confirm Thousand Cankers Disease for First Time in Ohio
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County News
NEW THIS YEAR!  Announcing Ohio 4-H Project Central!
Still need help in trying to decide what project to take. Check out previews of Ohio 4-H project books! Want to rate your experience with last year’s project?
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Join 4-H
For youth ages 8 & in 3rd grade to 18 as of 01/01/14 can join a traditional club and youth age 5 & in Kindergarten through 2nd grade as of 01/01/14 can join as a Cloverbud. To find out more click on the read more link....
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State News
Pesticide Applications in Community Gardens
Originally published in the OSU Extension Pesticide Safety Education Program newsletter
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The Local Foods Guide has arrived!
When you buy direct from the farmer you are re-establishing a time-honored connection with the grower.
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