Steven D. Murphy of Des Moines, Iowa, assumes the new position to manage the National Pork Board staff, which operates checkoff-funded programs on behalf of America’s pork producers.
More than 284 Holsteins were exhibited at the 2001 Pennsylvania Fall Championship Showat the All-American Dairy Show.
The newly released EPA “Fuel Economy Trends Report” reports the lowest fuel economy since 1980, and attributes it to the increase in light trucks on America’s roads.
The Northeast Ohio Tour of Solar Homes Oct. 13 is a free, self-guided tour features solar homes and green building projects in nine communities.
Following is an excerpt from Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge’s farewell address to the state general assembly Oct. 2, as he leaves to accept leadership of the new Office of Homeland Security.
More than 3,000 visitors are expected for the Oct. 20-21 event which features some of the best colors of the season.
Professor who was an auto mechanic before he was an academic is teaching a new course this fall is concentrating on the automobile as a new lens through which to view American cultural development.
It’s not yet certain how a full-size Prairie Wagon sold over eBay Liive Auctions will be delivered to its Massachusetts buyer.
The cost of fuel ethanol has become a “crop” problem for USDA’s Agricultural Research Service, which has a Corn-Ethanol Process Cost Reduction project that has been going on since 1997 at the research service’s Eastern Regional Research Center in Wyndmoor, Pa.
Sally Stryffeler, who raises Pietmontese cattle in Medina County, has been named this year’s recipient of the Paul May Award for her contributions to the World Beef Expo.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on the political maneuvering that strong-armed their “same old, same old” measures to victory in the House.
Warren Garretson, 62, and his partner Jim Wagner, 55, have given up their fast-paced New Jersey lifestyles and are creating an outdoorsman’s paradise on 2,000 acres of reclaimed mine land in the hills of Belmont County.
Alternatives for Simple Living wants to help you simplify your Holiday by helping you tell friends, “Buy me nothing. I’ll still love you.”
A surplus equipment auction for Cleveland MetroParks Sept. 29 by Joe Mescan, auctioneer, put 226 items that went on the auction block. High selling items were the trucks, tractors and equipment.
The Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center is offering an Oct. 20 class on “Finding Your Ancestor’s Passenger List.”
The 4-H Benefit Auction, to help raise $5,000 to $10,000, will be Oct. 20 at the 4-H Park.
Forest Heritage Festival Oct. 19-20, at the Tuscarawas County Fairgrounds in Dover mixes education, safety and good deeds.
Wal-Mart of Cambridge, as a new buyer at the Junior Fair Livestock Sale, took a deep plunge and purchased the grand champion market hog for $14 per pound.
Two more 100-year-old barns have been burned in the rash of barn fires that have plauged Wayne and Holmes County.
Critics say the White House waited too long in the legislative process to release its position, and lost its chance to help mold the bill.