Saturday, November 28, 2015

Reader wants to know why farmers must change their ways as more and more residents move into rural areas.

The USDA says a grain warehouse with a federal license is subject only to U.S. regulations. Not so, respond officials in Ohio and Indiana.

The Dorper sheep breed is a hardy, low-maintenance choice, one that Ohio shepherd Chuck White is glad he made.

More than 3.7 million people have visited the Defend America Web site ( and signed its online thank-you note.

James R. Kiko, of Russ Kiko Associates, Auctioneers and Realtors, Canton, Ohio, was inducted into the Ohio Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame.

The Wilderness Center storytellers club will spin some tall tales at 7 p.m. Feb. 15.

The Westmoreland County Penn State Cooperative Extension Office will conduct a food safety training designed for food service managers, chefs, caterers, cooks, health officials and inspectors.

A Mercer County dairy farmer is suing the builder of his dairy barn, citing defects in the construction that led to a fish kill.

The Gilded Age: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum will be on view at the Cleveland Museum of Art from Feb. 23 to May 18.

Now is the time to use the easy technique to maintain forages and introduce new plants.