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- Ohio Farm Bureau's State Priority Issues for 2015
- Special CAUV meeting scheduled for March 5
- A look at Ohio’s property tax system
- Do your homework before applying for federal funds for renewable energy
- EPA director discusses clean water, oil and gas exploration
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While a CAUV is determined by a number of factors, including yield, crop price and production costs, a lower capitalization rate results in a higher property value.
The milk survey was released by the FDAâ€™s Center for Veterinary Medicine, which sampled the raw milk from nearly 2,000 dairy farms in 2012, and conducted extensive laboratory testing on each milk sample for 31 different pharmaceutical compounds. It found that more than 99% of the samples were free of residues, â€śunderscoring the safety of the milk supply,â€ť according to the FDA.
This week, we kick off an eight-week series on women in agriculture, You Go, Girl. Itâ€™s our hope that by spotlighting eight amazing, intelligent, driven women in various facets of agriculture, we can help dispel the myth that females farm â€ślike a girl,â€ť and that they are perfectly capable of farming. Period.
Across the country, developers are building a new type of residential neighborhood called an â€śagrihood.â€ť Rather than having houses clustered around a golf course or country club, these environmentally conscious communities center around a shared working farm.
So taxpayers aren't paying farmers not to farm, but rather to farm differently. And after 25 years, farmers large and small are finally getting the message.