Monday, November 30, 2015

A conversation with western Pa. retired farmer Frank Ramage links draft horses, history and agriculture.

A team of more than 200 scientists spent two years compiling information about the Earth's most pristine and untouched regions. Their findings have been compiled in a new book, Wilderness: Earth's Last Wild Places.

Ohio's 2002 average corn yield is estimated at 88 bushels per acre, the lowest state yield since 1988 when growers averaged 85 bushels per acre.

Dean Foods has received approval from the FDA for new technology that extends dairy-based beverage shelf life to six months.

Ohio deer farmer refutes statement that chronic wasting disease is primarily found among captive animals.

Four more whitetail deer from a Wisconsin farm-raised herd destroyed last month have tested positive for chronic wasting disease.

New ag committee chairmen take helm in both Senate and House.

Several programs across Ohio this winter will explain the federal guidelines for the national scrapie eradication program.

John Deere has modified a Pro-Gator utility vehicle to demonstrate fuel cell power capabilities.

Twenty-one rare and unusual plants were discovered in Ohio this year.