• Tim White

    Farm Science Synopsis

    Buckeye Farm Beat

     by Tim White
     on September 27, 2011

    Farm Science was a blur again this year -- from writing October copy while setting up the Ohio Farmer displays to honoring the Conservation Farm Families while proofing the magazine’s final pages all the while  saying, “Hello…” to so many friends from the farming community. It was a fast three days. The event left me with an overall impression of enthusiasm. Farmers were eager to see what new equipment was being offered, and sales people were excited by the…

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  • Tim White

    The End of Era

    Buckeye Farm Beat

     by Tim White
     on September 7, 2011

    Books are heavy. Especially the books that contain bound volumes of a publication the size of the Ohio Farmer. For the last 166 years essentially every copy of the magazine has been stacked on shelves in the offices of the editor. This morning that ended. David Grubb and Jeff Sholl with the Ohio Department of Agriculture helped me box and load the magazine’s bound volumes into a van to take them to the ODA library. We didn’t count the volumes. There were more than 20 big boxes and…

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