Many of the holiday foods most families will enjoy are also growing in significance as U.S. agricultural exports.
The city of Chicago and Mexico City are joining the Chicago Climate Exchange, a voluntary market for trading emissions of greenhouse gases which are linked to global warming.
Originating as an traditional English harvest feast, the roots of Thanksgiving go back to the ancient Greeks and Romans. The menu was probably goose, venison, and eel.
Thanksgiving in particular was a time when pioneer women put in many extra hours to create a special feast for their families – even though the menu really hasn’t changed that much.
Ohio is offering grants up to $2,500 to tobacco growers willing to retool farms for livestock.
University of Illinois researchers have been following the slow migration of ticks south from the upper Mississippi into the Midwest.
OSU researchers recovered Phytophthora isolates from 82 of 86 locations in 20 counties in northwest and southern Ohio. Many of the isolates killed plants carrying six specific resistant genes.
Is there method to the madness of bidding online for an item? Yes, according to a study of eBay coin transactions.
If events of Sept. 11 make you nervous about the U.S. food supply, get to know a local farmer, says this letter writer.
Thirty-six Ohio counties are eligible for USDA emergency farm loans due to losses caused by excessive rain, flooding, and army worms that occurred earlier this year.
Carroll County Brown Swiss breeder Brian Scharver showed the grand champion Swss at this year’s North American International Livestock Exposition.
A weaker economy, a reaction to the events of Sept. 11, is less supportive to beef sales.
The story of how holiday celebrations evolved is traced through the activities and special tours in Sauder Village in northwestern Ohio Nov. 23-24 and Nov. 30-Dec. 1.
New scrapie eradication rules, which take effect Nov. 19, call for stricter identification of most breeding animals and all sheep 18 months or older. Goats are also affected.
A late summer Ohio auction saw a Handel lamp cross the sale block at $8,900.
Christmas tree growers from across Ohio donated nearly 100 trees this year to “Operation Evergreen,” an effort that has been sending holiday cheer to peacekeeping troops in eastern Europe for the past five years.
Visitors at Historic Roscoe Village will experience an old-fashioned Christmas in this restored canal town throughout December.
Voters turned down the 10-year tax that would have raised $2.3 million annually to preserve county farmland and open space.
Two-night cottage stays earn free extra nights in eight Ohio state parks this winter.
Of all antibiotics used in the United States, only 6.1 percent are used for growth promotion in food-producing animals, so don’t blame livestock producers for antibiotic resistance.