In the Press

December 3, 2019
The USDA has issued additional money to farmers around the country who weren’t able to plant anything this spring. After Ohio suffered its worst weather prevented planting season on record, the additional 10 or 15% in crop insurance payouts is likely welcome news for many.
November 27, 2019
Federal trade assistance payments are a key reason net farm income is projected to inch higher in 2019. But just how tough are times for farmers, really?
November 18, 2019
This is the time of year farmers plan for the upcoming season. With the trade impasse with China continuing farmers are set to receive payments...
November 13, 2019
Progress is being made in finalizing the “Phase One” trade deal. Ian Sheldon, a professor and the Andersons Chair of Agricultural Marketing, Trade, and Policy at Ohio State University, discusses what could be in the agreement.
November 13, 2019
“Farmers have got caught in the crossfire of a bigger issue, which is Chinese behavior on things like intellectual property and subsidies and they’re paying a big price I think for the US trying to resolve issues with China, when I think we should have done it multi-laterally, and I still think and believe we should,” says Ohio State Professor Dr. Ian Sheldon.
November 12, 2019
Consumers are driving food trends in Ohio.
November 12, 2019
It may very well be that the many people who are in and out of a swine farm could bring African swine fever (ASF) to the U.S., although feed remains a major concern, a veterinarian for Cooper Farms said.
November 12, 2019
US farm income is forecast to increase for a third consecutive year. Ani Katchova, an associate professor and farm income enhancement chair at Ohio State University, says the growth in farm income is mainly driven by an increase in federal support.
November 4, 2019
WalletHub found that 75% of people think the military does not do enough to teach financial literacy. Do you agree? If so, why do you think that is, and what can be done to fix the problem?
October 30, 2019
Even during a growing season when 1.5 million fewer acres of soybeans and corn were planted in Ohio, average farm incomes in the state are likely to increase compared to last year, according to an agricultural economist with Ohio State University.