Farms can also submit applications for inter-generational transfers for adult children, grandchildren and spouses to increase production histories.
Feed prices could be looking better next year for livestock producers.
Records show Ohio's prisons agency made nearly $1.3 million after selling about 1,400 dairy cattle as part of a larger effort to raise money for new rehabilitation and job-training programs for inmates.
As USDA’s Acreage Report comes out on Thursday, many livestock producers are looking to the hay report in hopes of keeping their feed costs low this year.
Four states will see additional processing capacity.