News

All Categories

  • Youngstown company uses hydroponic system, grows lettuce indoors

  • Negotiating the pipeline easement your farm can live with forever

  • A big year for co-op sales, but 2015 could be lean

News Results

Farm animal sanctuary opens in Portage County

Thursday, September 27, 2001

Happy Trails Farm Animal Sanctuary houses and rehabilitates animals that have been rescued by the Portage County Animal Protective League. Right now it is home to two horses, three ducks, three potbellied pigs, seven dogs, 10 rabbits, and 11 chickens, and is expecting 40 sheep and a 700-pound pig.

FARM SCIENCE REVIEW: Lorain County farm family wins Century Farm award

Thursday, September 27, 2001

The McConnell family of Hickory Grove Farms near Wellington, Ohio, was recognized as Ohio’s 2001 Outstanding Century Farm.

Oh Great Government, hear our prayer

Thursday, September 27, 2001

Frank Kostecki of Salem prays to the federal government, as a taxpayer, to use public money to rebuild and to fund the war, but to take no prisoners.

Timing critical to forage harvest

Thursday, September 27, 2001

A combination of in-field observation and more scientific measurements gives producers the most accurate indicator of optimal harvest date.

Bush envisions changes in farm policy

Thursday, September 27, 2001

The USDA has released “Food and Agricultural Policy: Taking Stock for the New Century.” The 116-page document represents Bush’s blueprint for future farm legislation, including the 2002 Farm Bill.

Blue Ridge Pottery Show starts Oct. 4

Thursday, September 27, 2001

The 22nd annual Blue Ridge Pottery Show sponsored by the Blue Ridge Pottery Club will take place Oct. 4-6 on Main Street in Erwin, Tenn.

Terrorist act could hurt U.S. agriculture

Thursday, September 27, 2001

Shifts in national priorities could leave the farm bill and commodity support at the bottom of the list.

FARM SCIENCE REVIEW: Heartland AgVenture unveiled in Ohio

Thursday, September 27, 2001

New nonprofit venture hopes to generate ag ideas and more farm profit.

U.S.-Canada Hereford performance data updated

Thursday, September 20, 2001

A joint North American cattle evaluation task force, representing the American and Canadian Hereford associations allows head-to-head, cross-country comparisons on more than 2 million animals.

‘Backyard History’ lessons delivered in 4 easy lectures

Thursday, September 20, 2001

The East Liverpool Museum of Ceramics is presenting a four-week lecture series concentrating on local history.

We must earn freedom anew

Thursday, September 20, 2001

In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell laments the news of Sept. 11, and the lack of words that made it impossible for her to say anything meaningful about it.

Now’s the time to pump up ethanol use

Thursday, September 20, 2001

A reader urges the U.S. legislature to “wake up and begin funding more ethanol plants.”

In wake of tragedy: Commodity markets seen quickly returning to fundamentals

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Fundamental supply and demand forces will likely return to drive commodity prices following the Sept. 11 tragedy, a Kansas State University economist said.

History lovers can explore tribes of Ohio Valley

Thursday, September 20, 2001

The second annual Ohio Valley Eastern Woodland Indian Seminar & Encampment Oct. 26-28, at Prickett’s Fort State Park in Fairmont, W.Va.

New crime lab unveiled in northeast Ohio

Thursday, September 20, 2001

The Richland facility will bring the most advanced forensic technology, computer crime investigative assistance, and law enforcement training closer to area police departments and sheriff’s offices.

Portage Co. farms featured in Sept. 23 self-guided tour

Thursday, September 20, 2001

The 2001 Portage County Farm City drive-it-yourself tour will take place Sept. 23 from noon to 4 p.m. and will include four unique family farms.

Pumpkin diseases severe this year

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Fungal diseases could result in slim pickings for customers looking for a pumpkin to carve for Halloween this year.

Explore alternative ways to boost income at Country Living Field Day

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Country Living Field Day showcases alternatives for farm families.

Don’t jump to conclusions about attack

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Muslims, however, are an integral part of American society and a positive presence in communities across the nation. Americans should resist jumping to conclusions about the perpetrators.

Ohio crop yields higher in September

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Ohio corn and soybean yields are expected to be higher than the previous month.

eNewsletter

Get our Top Stories in Your Inbox