News

All Categories

  • Pitching farm life: Brenda Hastings takes dairy industry in an all new direction

  • Mercer County barn collapse traps cows

  • Ohio House ag committee still working on nutrient bill

News Results

In honor of dad: Two 4-H members earn money for father’s disease

Thursday, August 1, 2002

It’s hard for young Audra and Jackie Plumley of Burton to show their dairy cattle this show season, in the wake of their father’s death, but they’re using the opportunity to raise awareness and funds for PanCAN, a non-profit group that supports pancreatic cancer research.

Cornfields are dying for a good soaking

Thursday, August 1, 2002

The current pollination stage of most corn in the region’s fields is a critical time in the crop’s development.

Interest in alternative medicine growing

Thursday, August 1, 2002

More Americans are becoming interested in alternative medicine. And acceptance by mainstream health care providers is growing, too.

Pondering the strange, but true

Thursday, August 1, 2002

Editor Susan Crowell mulls the oddities of human nature and governments.

New video features dairy show ethics

Thursday, August 1, 2002

A new youth-oriented video on dairy show ethics is available through the Holstein Foundation.

Celebrating 4-H’s Ninth decade: 4-H helps youth at risk

Thursday, August 1, 2002

This week, Farm and Dairy continues its timeline of activities, events and people who shaped the first 100 years of the 4-H youth development program.

Don’t skip soybean aphid scouting despite low appearance numbers

Thursday, August 1, 2002

The presence of the soybean aphid marks the third year it has been found in Ohio, and each season has brought more questions rather than answers in the challenge to effectively control the insect.

East greets West at Fort Pitt

Thursday, August 1, 2002

A temporary exhibit at Pittsburgh’s Fort Pitt Museum examines the chief differences in the material cultures of the Eastern Woodland Indians and the Western Plains Indians.

Disease threatens summer shade tree

Thursday, August 1, 2002

This fungus and the disease it causes, Dutch elm disease, is one of the most devastating shade tree diseases in the United States, and the disease has not left Ohio unmarred.

Alumnus recounts 4-H days, gives $50,000 to new center

Thursday, August 1, 2002

Former 4-H’er Tiney McComb and his wife, Helena, along with his bank based in Gahanna, Ohio, pledged $50,000 to the new Ohio 4-H Center to be built on the OSU campus in Columbus.

eNewsletter

Get our Top Stories in Your Inbox