The “systems analysis” method of market livestock project evaluation has been adopted by the Lake County junior fair livestock committee and will be used this summer at the Lake County Fair. This approach attempts to put more objectivity into the subjectivity of judging and doesn’t encourage the ethics violations that creep into the business of “showing” animals.
ABS Global now has a sign that reads “Stop. Biosecure Area. Visitors by Appointment Only.”
Those booming for ethanol production in Ohio say that even though the wagon is getting crowded, there is still plenty of time for Ohio farmers to hop on.
The solution to annoying bees at your family barbecue may be to share your feast.
Nitrogen dioxide is a lethal gas with a yellowish-brown color, when this gas achieves further oxidation and is then combined with water it becomes a highly-corrosive nitric acid.
The Ohio School Boards Association is conducting a workshop for those who haven’t made up their minds whether to run for office or not.
Burger King Corporation is now requiring suppliers to adhere to animal care and handling guidelines and has asked USDA to fully enforce the Humane Slaughter Act.
An entomologist from Georgia says a certain not-so-picky maggot would be more than happy to help clean up commercial chicken houses.
A show where crafts and reproductions will not be admitted will be held July 14 in Burton, Ohio.
A musical stage play billed as “pure entertainment with a rock and roll beat,” Zombie Prom opened June 29 at the Ashtabula Arts Center’s Straw Hat Theatre. The show be performed again July 5-8 and 12-14.
The grand opening for the exotic animal sanctuary’s large cat and carnivore compound will be July 7.
With 160 million tons of it produced annually in the United States, and most of it rich in carbohydrates and proteins, it has potential for becoming high value products.
The potential of biotechnology and genetically altered plants must be weighed against the risks of using it.
Ohio State University animal health specialists stress the importance of maintaining biosecurity measures that not only keep foot-and-mouth in check, but also help control other animal ailments.
Zoning dates back to the late 1800s when land uses were first separated by law to protect residential areas from dangerous or unsightly practices.
The 10th annual Frontier Herb Fest – the nation’s largest annual herb conference – will be Aug. 17-19 at Boulder, Colo.
The United States Postal Service has issued a set of Baseball’s Legendary Playing Fields commemorative stamps.
Researchers at the University of Georgia have developed a technique which may dramatically improve the success rate of cattle cloning.
The southern Ohio crop is 10 days ahead of schedule, and two or three weeks earlier than the rest of the state.
Park It class for second and third graders will teach them how to find their way around the woods.