For the past two years, Geauga County farmer Kevin O’Reilly has turned an often overlooked crop into a healthy profit center. That is about to change as ConAgra Foods moves the second of its two popcorn processing facilities out of Ohio.
NEWBURY, Ohio — The Breeders and Feeders 4-H club met Jan. 18. Shannon Lewis gave a health report on frost bite and Mike Soltis gave a safety report on being prepared for winter weather. Cloverbuds made treat bags for Meals on Wheels for Valentine’s Day and members stayed after the meeting to help […]
BEVERLY, Ohio — Fort Frye FFA is is starting its annual strawberry sale, offering a full flat of strawberries for $26, and half a flat of $14. Members are also selling DB Yummers BBQ sauce, both mild and spicy sauce, selling a bottles for $5, and gallons for $22. For the first time this […]
Topics will include weeds and how they grow, weed identification, weed prevention techniques, and controlling the weeds that we have.
Dairy organizations seek federal milk marketing order for California.
Pipeline projects leave much to think about.
Ohio’s third agribusiness conference focuses on many issues, especially water quality.
Almost all states showed a shift in industries, and there was one industry that slowly shrunk in size over the 36-year period: farming.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The expansion of the nation’s cattle herds for the first time since 2007 is largely the result of record-high cattle prices and the availability of more abundant feed, Purdue University agricultural economist Chris Hurt says. Increase in cattle Hurt, analyzing a U.S. Department of Agriculture semiannual report that cattle numbers have […]
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Despite some dictionary definitions of a frolic include a drunken brawl, in an Amish community, it’s more a social event.