Cattle judging no beauty contest
Breeds grown for different purposes have different desirable traits when shown, according to columnist Peter Hagar.
4-H projects benefit community
County fair, tree-attacking pest are the focus of attention for the youth group this summer, according to columnist Peter Hagar.
Farm machinery rules the road
With summer planting, harvesting season finally in full swing, care should be taken to promote farm-vehicle safety, according to columnist Peter Hagar.
June is National Dairy Month
Dairy farmers provide the backbone of the North Country farm economy and offer many other benefits, according to columnist Peter Hagar.
A century of Cooperative Extension
This year marks the 100th Anniversary of the Cooperative Extension system in the United States.
Farmers waiting on the weather
Record rainfalls make spring planting season a lot more complicated, according to columnist Peter Hagar.
Options offered for beef producers
Cow-calf operations may benefit by checking out the Finger Lakes Livestock Exchange, according to columnist Peter Hagar.
Chickens make good ag enterprise
For eggs or for meat, raising chickens can be a rewarding experience.
Calf care an important chore
As fields green up and spring comes to the North Country, proper nurturing of calves will assure future success says agri-columnist Peter Hagar.
Saving energy on the farm
Audits are available that can identify problem areas and provide money-saving solutions.
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