USDA’s Farm Service Agency signup begins Oct. 1 for the direct and counter-cyclical program for crop years 2002 and 2003.
The College of Wooster will mark the one-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with two commemorative events.
Join the Farm and Dairy bus heading to the Farm Aid concert in western Pennsylvania Sept. 21.
Eight Ohio farm families will receive Ohio’s 2002 Outstanding Century Farm Awards.
Deep Valley Starz Sherry, owned by James Kahler, took the grand champion title at the Northwest Pa. Holstein Championship Show.
No new records were set at this year’s Butler Farm Show junior market livestock sale, but buyers’ support didn’t let the county’s youth down.
The grand champion Jersey, owned by the Brian Cope family of Spring Haven Jerseys, topped the other breed champions for the overall supreme champion honor at the Columbiana County Fair.
A horse stabled on an Amish farm near Fredericksburg in Holmes County was euthanized earlier this month after lab tests confirmed the animal was infected with West Nile virus.
The big rumor floating through e-mails and cattle industry gatherings is a boycott of McDonald’s for importing beef, but Editor Susan Crowell says it is a wise cattleman who ignores the rumor.
If a wild relative grows near a crop plant, chances are good that the two will crossbreed.