Tuesday, November 24, 2015
chesapeake well site sign

Chesapeake's Utica shale net production in the third quarter dropped 15 percent, as the company curtailed production as a result of weak product pricing.
gavel and scales of justice

The Pa. Farm Bureau is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to hear an appeal of a federal court decision that upholds the EPA’s implementation of a TMDL plan in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.
loading grain bins

Ohio State University Extension is offering a free, four-part webinar series on managing risk and financial management.
unloading corn into semi

Although it is only the start of November, this strange and accelerated crop year is winding down to a close.
Holstein dairy cattle in barn

ORLANDO — The board of the National Milk Producers Federation has set Jan. 1, 2017, as the date for dairy farmers participating in the...
corn harvest

More than any other time in recent memory, farmers this year are harvesting in hope. That is, their collective marketing plan is to hope that prices get better.
hot dogs on grill

The World Health Organization now classifies the consumption of red meat as 'probably' carcinogenic to humans. Processed meat was classified as carcinogenic to humans.
Holstein dairy cows on pasture

Dairymen have until Nov. 20 to enroll in the federal Margin Protection Program for coverage in 2016.
gavel on U.S. flag

Ohio-based Buckeye Power joined the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association in petitioning the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to review the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan.

Cooperatives earned $6.5 billion in net income and generated $246.7 billion in total revenue last year.