Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Harvest candlelight tours begin at Compass Inn Museum Nov. 2 and continue on weekends through Nov. 24 with hours from 2-5 p.m.

The exit of summer always ushers in fall familiarities - apple cider, pumpkins, changing landscapes and the site of nature's most recognizable caterpillar: the woolly bear.

Pork checkoffs will cease after a federal judge ruled the system "at the bottom, unconstitutional and rotten."

Seminars will be held Dec. 12-15 and include plenty of hands-on learning experience.

For people who hope to wet their lines in farm ponds next spring, autumn is the time to make their ponds fish-friendly.

Researcher Deborah Stinner will be leading a weekend workshop on holistic management at the Stratford Ecological Center in Delaware, Ohio, Nov. 16-17.

The Olde Stark Antique Faire will be held Nov. 2-3 on the Stark County Fairgrounds.

A community travel excursion to the U.S. Holocaust Museum in Washington is planned for Nov. 2.

New ethanol plants are producing byproducts with higher nutrient content and digestibility.

Ohio State's annual roundup of regional farm outlook meetings kicks off in Wayne County Nov. 18. A complete schedule follows.