MIDWEST HAIR SHEEP SALE SEEKING CONSIGNMENTS
The Washington County Sheep Association will hold its 9th annual "Midwest Hair Sheep Sale" on Saturday, October 3 at 1 p.m. EDT. The sale will be held at the Washington County Fairgrounds located on East Market Street in Salem, Indiana.
Production agriculture will be front and center at the annual Davis-Purdue Agricultural Center Field Day. The event is scheduled for September 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The educational program is free and registration begins onsite at 8:00 a.m. Davis-Purdue is located five miles north of Farmland on Indiana 1.
Michael O'Donnell, Extension Educator, visits a field that was "planted green" in Delaware County. Check out this YouTube video to learn more about this emerging production system. In this case, soybeans are no-till planted into a green, living cover of cereal rye.
The State Board of Animal Health has cancelled all Poultry shows (chickens, ducks, pigeons and turkeys) for this summer due to the avian influenza risks.