Reader says President George Bush’s “recess appointment” of controversial Tom Dorr as undersecretary of agriculture for rural development, after the Senate Ag Committee refused to recommend his confirmation to the full Senate can only be termed a vulgar abuse of power.
DeFrank, Newburn and Piergallini families continued their winning ways at this year’s Jefferson County Fair.
Farm Aid tickets are sold out, but you can still head to the annual farm benefit concert with Farm and Dairy.
A combination of beginner’s luck, good fortune and known-how helped eight young people exhibit and sell their grand and reserve champion livestock projects at the Ohio State Fair.
Due to low and variable yields, some farmers will experience low or negative farm income in 2002.
Maple producers are invited to a barbecue and sugar operation tour Aug. 23 in Geauga County, Ohio.
Although Wayne Patterson couldn’t have known he was destined to become an auction hall-of-famer, the western Pennsylvania auctioneer immediately had a knack for the business.
The Ohio Pork Producers Council, along with the National Pork Producers Council, is asking for another 10 cents in place of the nickel saved when the national pork assessment gets cut this fall.
The Hancock Historical Museum’s current exhibit, Image Makers: A Century of Findlay Photographers, not only shows people how far photography has come, but illustrates how to determine the time period of undated photographs.
USDA’s Farm Service Agency signup begins Oct. 1 for the direct and counter-cyclical program for crop years 2002 and 2003.