The USDA’s August Crop Production report, which contained a surprisingly small forecast of the 2002 U.S. corn and soybean crops and a much lower estimate of the wheat crop.
Loghurst, the oldest remaining loghouse in northeast Ohio, will be the site of a special outdoor concert Aug. 31.
USDA’s Farm Service Agency signup begins Oct. 1 for the direct and counter-cyclical program for crop years 2002 and 2003.
Eight Ohio farm families will receive Ohio’s 2002 Outstanding Century Farm Awards.
Join the Farm and Dairy bus heading to the Farm Aid concert in western Pennsylvania Sept. 21.
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.
If a wild relative grows near a crop plant, chances are good that the two will crossbreed.
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.