In the Press

August 15, 2019
Farm bankruptcies across the nation are up, but Ohio’s rate remains among the lowest in the Midwest, according to a new analysis by researchers at The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES).
August 13, 2019
More than one in seven acres in Ohio went unplanted for farmers in the federal crop insurance program, the highest rate in the country. In some Ohio counties, nearly half of agricultural land lies fallow after heavy spring rains prevented crops from being planted.
August 7, 2019
Ohio farmland tax valuations continue to decline across the state according to a new study from Ohio State University.
July 15, 2019
Democrats worry about lack of labor protection enforcement and Republicans believe it help Ohio manufacturers and farmers.
June 25, 2019
Growers who opt not to plant corn or soybeans this year because of consistently wet fields would be best off not leaving those fields bare, according to an expert at The Ohio State University.
May 30, 2019
Soybeans may not seem all that useful in a war. Nonetheless they’ve become China’s most important weapon in its ever-worsening trade conflict with the U.S.
May 22, 2019
ood supply each year. And in Franklin County, that amounted to 152,000 tons of food waste.
May 13, 2019
Ethanol production on the rise over the past few weeks.
May 13, 2019
Those commodities were highly dependent on Chinese markets, meaning the tariffs hit farmers in the Midwest hard, said Ian Sheldon, an agricultural economist at Ohio State University.
May 13, 2019
Ben Brown, manager of Ohio State's Ohio Farm Management Program and expert on the continuing trade war, has followed the trade war very closely because of his work with Ohio’s farmers. He says consumers may eventually have to pay the price.