Saturday, July 22, 2017
Sheep in field

Ohio Sheep Day was July 15, at the OARDC sheep research facility in Wooster. Sheep producers from all over Ohio learned about Ohio State’s research on parasites, pasture management, weaning and confinement barns.
Family Farm Field Day

Family Farm Field Day covers the social and economic aspects of farm production.
piglets

Ohio officials have confirmed the first case of swine flu for this year's county fair season, and advise fairgoers to use good hygiene.
Harmful algal bloom

The algae bloom on Lake Erie will likely be more severe this year, although not as severe as in record years.
Kernza crop

Although it's still being perfected, Kernza could provide a unique combination of grain and perennial forage.

The Hemlock Woolly Adelgid is a small, aphid-like insect that threatens the health and sustainability of eastern hemlock and Carolina hemlock.
Penn State logo

Penn State Erie is now offering a new minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
sun through corn field

Identifying corn diseases and pursuing the best management plan available just got easier, faster and more cost effective due to new testing protocols.
natural gas rig

Natural gas contributed $51B to the Ohio and Pennsylvania economies in 2015.

Chocolate-filled flavors dominated the top five bestselling flavors in a recent survey of ice cream makers and retailers across the United States.
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