Yields were all over the board this year, according to the grain merchandiser for Agland Co-op in Canfield, Ohio, whose thoughts were echoed by producers and traders from northwestern Pennsylvania and northeastern Ohio.
In a paper commissioned by the World Trade Organization, authors advocate the ultimate abolition of export subsidies worldwide.
Ohio is offering grants up to $2,500 to tobacco growers willing to retool farms for livestock.
Many of the holiday foods most families will enjoy are also growing in significance as U.S. agricultural exports.
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.
The U.S. Air Force Museum at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base at Dayton projects a striking image of the service’s present and future as much as it preserves and portrays the Air Force’s past.
Anticipation of laughter triggers healthy mood changes up to two days in advance, and may reduce stress hormone levels.
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.
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.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on negotiations on whether or not to hold a new round of international trade talks.
The next farm bill emerging from Congress is likely to be greener, with increased emphasis on conservation programs like EQIP.
An agriculture program reauthorization bill moved out of the Senate Agriculture Committee strong on conservation measures and $4 billion higher than the House version.
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.
The major event of the Tea Leaf Club International annual convention is the Saturday auction, this year divided into afternoon and after dinner sessions.
University of Illinois researchers have been following the slow migration of ticks south from the upper Mississippi into the Midwest.
Senate Bill 83 is the first comprehensive overhaul of the state’s industrial minerals law since 1974, and received important support both from the environmental community and Ohio’s mining industry.
Carroll County Brown Swiss breeder Brian Scharver showed the grand champion Swss at this year’s North American International Livestock Exposition.
If events of Sept. 11 make you nervous about the U.S. food supply, get to know a local farmer, says this letter writer.
Voters turned down the 10-year tax that would have raised $2.3 million annually to preserve county farmland and open space.
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.