With below average temperatures and not a lot of sunshine, farmers didn’t have much planting time, according to U.S. weather observer Edwin R. Copeland who watches the weather from his post in southern Columbiana County.
Ethanol has received tax breaks since the mid-1970s and yet still remains unable to compete economically with gasoline without tax breaks. A new study hopes to find out if subsidies help farmers and consumers alike.
Leaving behind careers and college degrees, Art and Larry King went back to their family’s roots in 1992 and took over the vegetable farm their father started in the early 1940s.
Mahoning Valley Historical Society will host its 127th annual meeting and dinner June 18 to show artifacts from the society’s permanent collection.
Crop conditions have been variable across the region and in each county, according to reports.
A statewide small grains field day will be held in northwestern Ohio, and a similar event will be held in western Pennsylvania – both on June 20.
Diamond Court and Postal Place in downtown Massillon will be transformed for the evening into a retro blues club July 13.
Avon’s city-wide Aunt Teak and Uncle Junque yard sales will be held June 22-23.
Dairy farmers can close a loophole that has cost producers in Mideast marketing area $98 million in lost income since June 2000.
This year’s Canfield Fair grandstand headliners will include Lee Greenwood, Sandi Patty, Journey with Peter Frampton, and Kenny Chesney.