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Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 26 | From the Farm Science Review!

The crew of host Joel Penhorwood, Ty Higgins, Dale Minyo, and Matt Reese bring this week's podcast from the 2017 Farm Science Review (recorded on Monday before FSR got underway, September 19-21). The Farm Science Review always one of Ohio agriculture's biggest events from year to year. For visitors to the 2017 Review, Ty talked with Matt Sullivan, general manager of the Molly Caren Agricultural Center, about this year's FSR and what to know. The Review is known as a key time to check out the...

Duration: 00:22:11

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 25 | Boat Racing at the Fair, a Korean Visit, and Century Farms

The Ohio Ag Net Podcast, courtesy of AgriGold, has the crew of host Ty Higgins, Matt Reese, Jeff Reese, and Joel Penhorwood bringing the latest in Ohio agricultural news. Clark County has been busy hosting the Ohio F1 Grand Prix a few weeks ago. Dana Potts spoke with Joel Penhorwood on the unique event at the fairgrounds. Ty Higgins visited with Tadd Nicholson from Ohio Corn and Wheat about a Korean trade visit to Ohio farms. Speaking of Ohio's rich history with farms, Matt Reese spoke with...

Duration: 00:45:36

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 24 | The Farmer Who Gave Up Farming

This week on the podcast, brought to you by AgriGold, Matt Reese, Bart Johnson and Ty Higgins talk about what Ty saw last week on the Midwest Crop Tour, a new multi-row width planter, palmer amaranth in Ohio and a farmer that decided to call it quits at the 2017 harvest season.

Duration: 00:40:45

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 23 | Ohio Crop Tour recap

Episode 23 of the podcast recorded just ahead of the 2017 solar eclipse which has grabbed public attention. The crew, consisting of host Joel Penhorwood, Bart Johnson, and Matt Reese talk the fun of eclipse watching among a variety of other topics. The Ohio Crop Tour wrapped up recently with the crew coming back to the table with a new perspective on the crops, harvest , and the issues that will determine it. Tour attendee Brent Pence discusses the tour in his interview with Matt Reese....

Duration: 00:31:59

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 22 | A $70,000 steer and a worthless crop tour song

Fun and reflection in the 22nd episode of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast, courtesy of AgriGold. Host Joel Penhorwood alongside Ty Higgins, Matt Reese, and Bart Johnson prepare for the Ohio Crop Tour coming up. They talk possible outcome for the fields in the next week. We also get to hear the much anticipated "Kernels on the Cob" parody song from none other than Ty and Matt. The fun piece comes towards the end of the podcast. With county fair season underway, the many wonderful stories and...

Duration: 00:52:15

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 21 | Reflections on the Ohio State Fair

The 21st episode of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast comes on the day after the Ohio State Fair has wrapped up its 2017 run. A time full of memories and busy schedules, the crew of Ty Higgins, Matt Reese, Bart Johnson, and Joel Penhorwood reflect on this year's fair, the 50th Sale of Champions, and other unique happenings from the annual event. Also in this podcast we talk advanced research going on right now with waxy corn, as well as the challenges involved in the barley malting world. All that...

Duration: 00:41:37

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 20 | State Fair Livestock Legends, Dairy and the 2018 Farm Bill

For the 20th edition of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast, brought to you by AgriGold, Ty Higgins, Joel Penhorwood and Bart Johnson visit about the first case of southern rust detected in Ohio this summer. As the Ohio State Fair Sale of Champions celebrates 50 years, some of the greatest stories about the sale aren't told nearly as often as they should be. Matt Reese wrote one of those classic stories down and Ty Higgins narrates it. And much needs changes are possibly coming for the dairy industry...

Duration: 00:29:13

Ohio Ag Net Special Edition Podcast - Clinton County Fair Swine Flu

If you've been following social media and some non-ag news sites or had the chance to visit Wilmington last week, you've been seeing and hearing a lot of information, and some misinformation about what occurred at The Clinton County Fair. To get a balanced perspective, the Ohio Ag Net team talked to some people who are close to the situation from many different angles. Matt Reese traveled to the Ohio Department of Agriculture to visit with State Veterinarian Dr. Tony Forshey about the...

Duration: 00:30:15

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 18 | In the barn and out of trouble

Episode 18 of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast one of mixed emotions as we bring news of great gains at the Clinton County Fair through a unique program that allowed troubled youth to learn responsibility by raising and caring for a swine project. Ty Higgins is joined by Chad Mason to talk that unique program. The crew brings it back to the roundtable to also discuss the troubling news of swine flu at the same fair. Many farmers have been looking at the growing puddles on their land wondering when...

Duration: 01:06:45

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 17 | Dicamba drama and budget blues

The 17th episode of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast, courtesy of AgriGold, brings a wide range of issues to the microphone. Ty Higgins talks the ongoing saga of Dicamba distress across the country and the devastating results many farmers are beginning to see. He's joined by the straight-shooting Ford Baldwin as well as Monsanto's Ty Witten for two sides of the drama. Matt Reese hears from a variety of folks at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center where a world record hopes to be broken in terms of...

Duration: 00:58:12

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 16 | Going viral

Episode 16 of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast brings a trip around Ohio as Ty Higgins talks some new-found fame after a fun video of his went viral. He also recaps his trip to Canton to recognize the work of Ohio farmers that helped those in need from the Kansas and Oklahoma wildfires. Matt Reese and Ty continue the conversation about the Ohio State Fair Sale of Champions, preparing for its 50th year during their talk with Fair General Manager Virgil Strickler. Joel Penhorwood talks old metal...

Duration: 00:44:27

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 15 | The honest truth on farming, the Sale of Champions, and Lake Erie

Episode 15 brings a fun-filled podcast of candid answers and lively folks. Courtesy of AgriGold, the crew explores the latest issues in Ohio agriculture. Joel Penhorwood, Dale Minyo, and Bart Johnson visit with the Niese Family, winners of Feeding Farmers. Jerry Niese has a unique view on farming and what it takes to make it — no opinions are held back in this one. Ty Higgins talks Lake Erie water with Ohio Department of Agriculture Director David Daniels, Michigan Department of...

Duration: 01:36:38

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 14 | World record corn plant and the dam infrastructure problem

The Ohio Ag Net crew comes together for Podcast Episode 14, courtesy of AgriGold. The heat and the crop growth that has come with it is on a lot of farmer's minds. Hay progression made big movement as well as wheat which will see harvest starting soon. The group shares those topics and much more. Matt Reese talks a world record attempt in an Ohio corn field with Ohio State's Trey Colley and Nate Douritas. Ty Higgins talks infrastructure changes with Mike Steenhoek of the Soy Transportation...

Duration: 00:31:53

Ohio Ag Net Podcast Episode 13 | Hot and Cold on the Paris Accord and Helping Young Farmers Succeed

This week on The Ohio Ag Net Podcast, brought to you by AgriGold, Dale Minyo, Matt Reese, Bart Johnson and Ty Higgins discuss the U.S. pulling out of the Paris Accord and how one agribusiness is helping guide new and young farmers in a profitable direction. Matt Reese visits with Robyn S. Wilson, PhD. She is an Associate Professor of Risk Analysis and Decision Science at the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences School of Environment and Natural Resources at Ohio State....

Duration: 00:45:42

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 12 | Water Quality, FFA Camp, Half-Marathons, and Marriage Advice

Episode 12 of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast, courtesy of AgriGold, enjoys the company of Ty Higgins, Dale Minyo, Bart Johnson, Risë Labig, and host Joel Penhorwood. Matt Reese joins us through his half-marathon buddy Joe Hoover talking about the East Tech School and FFA, busy teaching agriculture in urban areas. Dale speaks with John and Todd Davis on the newly rebuilt Discovery Center at Ohio FFA Camp Muskingum. Ty hears from Aaron Heilers on a tour of the Blanchard River Demonstration Farms....

Duration: 00:54:53

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 11 | Sonny, Corny, and Queezy

Episode 11 of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast, courtesy of AgriGold, travels all over Ohio and even a bit above it. Host Ty Higgins talks with Joel Penhorwood about his intense ride-along with crop duster Butch Fisher and the motion sickness that followed. Matt Reese hears from Brad Moffitt of the Ohio Corn and Wheat Growers about the ongoing ethanol tour. Dale Minyo was down in Cincinnati to see Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue make a big announcement about USDA. Also on the podcast, a bit from the new...

Duration: 01:06:52

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 10 | Frost, FFA, Free Time and Whiskey

Episode #10 of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast brought to you by AgriGold. Visit them at www.agrigold.com. As if the wet weather and delayed planting wasn't worrisome enough for farmers, some areas were expecting frost to start the week. The Ohio Ag Net crew of Dale Minyo, Bart Johnson, Matt Reese, Ty Higgins and Joel Penhorwood chat about what they have seen as far as frost and continued rainfall over the past week. Also, meet the 5 Ohio FFA Student Reporters that helped out during the 89th Ohio...

Duration: 00:43:53

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 9 | May 1st, 2017

Episode #9 of the Ohio Ag Net Podcast courtesy of the good folks at AgriGold. Visit them at www.agrigold.com. This week, the crew talks rain around Ohio and where it puts planting progress. Ty Higgins takes a look at a very unique idea from out west — goat crossfit with DaNelle Wolford. Matt Reese, though absent from the roundtable discussion as he chases down turkeys, was at the No Show Lamb Show this weekend put on by the Ohio Sheep Improvement Association. He's joined by event co-chair...

Duration: 00:51:11

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 8 | April 24th, 2017

The crew of Ohio Ag Net takes a look at all corners of agriculture in Podcast Episode 8. Matt Reese recaps the recent Ohio Poultry Association Annual Banquet with Lisa Timmerman of Cooper Farms. Ty Higgins talks the work of Certified Angus Beef at their Culinary Center in Wooster with Mark McCulley. Joel Penhorwood shares his personal experiences of skin cancer along with tips from Dr. Alisha Plotner of Ohio State University Dermatology. Plus a unique conversation on the popularity of...

Duration: 01:01:19

Ohio Ag Net Podcast | Episode 7 | A plastic cow, a baseball and a bag of Cheez-Its

This week on the Ohio Ag Net Podcast, a plastic cow, a baseball and a bag of Cheez-Its take center stage. You'll meet the new Chairman of the Soy Aquaculture Alliance, Bill Bayliss from West Mansfield, Ohio, hear from the Ohio Department of Agriculture's Kevin Elder about nutrient management and learn about regenerative agriculture from North Dakota farmer Gabe Brown.

Duration: 00:51:14

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