Sunday, April 30, 2017
cover crops

Penn State survey finds farmers have put a lot of their dollars and resources into efforts to protect the Chesapeake Bay.
Ohio oil and gas well rig

Oil and gas drilling permits remain steady in the Marcellus and Utica plays. There are now 1,472 oil and gas wells producing in Ohio’s Utica shale.
biomass diesel outlook

EIA forecasts continued biomass-based diesel growth due to EPA's final 2017 RFS targets; ethanol demand stagnant.
Guernsey Co. shale well rig

During the third quarter of 2016, Ohio’s horizontal shale wells produced 45 percent more natural gas than in the same period in 2015.
Carrie Vollmer-Sanders

Ohio ag retailers are proactive in finding ways to improve water quality, and not just in Lake Erie: 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program expands statewide.
rural farm scene fall

The return of corn prices to the high side is exciting, but the huge crop will continue to moderate any price gains.
co-op logos

Members of Western Reserve Farm Cooperative Inc. and Town and Country Co-op Inc. have approved merging the two cooperatives.
emerging corn

Agricultural Research & Testing, of Washington Court House, Ohio, has purchased S & R Consulting, owned by Steve Wolf, Atlanta, Indiana.
tractor plowing snow

A shift in one end of the polar vortex toward eastern North America, could yield colder winters for the region.

Pennsylvania issued 189 drilling permits for unconventional shale oil and gas wells in September and October; Ohio issued 61 drilling permits. Find out where.
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