New solution proposed in “ecoagriculture” to save biodiversity and to feed hungry populations is based on a new understanding of wildlife biology and ecology, on-the-ground experimentation, and major scientific advances in genetics, remote sensing, and other fields.
According to an Iowa State entomologist, biting flies can adversely affect animal performance, and spread disease among your cattle.
The Patterson Fruit Farm at Chesterland, Ohio, is a sixth generation fruit farm growing 45 acres of apples and strawberries, with a farm market, bakery, and gift room, and a seven-week Family Fun Fest in the fall.
Ten Belmont County milk producers no longer take the value of their manure for granted.
Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens will feature a unique exhibit of historic wedding gowns from 1866 through 1946.
Parents must develop strategies for successfully negotiating issues, such as guidance and discipline, respecting each other, and keeping children out of the middle.
As of May 14, 442 aborted equine fetuses and stillborn foals have been submitted to the University of Kentucky Livestock Disease Diagnostic Center since April 28. At least 18 breeds have been affected.
Jean Bahr a University of Wisconsin professor of geology and environmental studies and an international authority on ground water, has installed an affordable, practical system into her Wisconsin home that transforms light from the sun into electricity, enabling her to meet a significant portion of her own electrical needs and to feed excess electricity into the Madison Gas and Electric power grid.
The smallest wheat harvest since 1974 could produce the year where tighter supplies don’t translate into higher prices.
The market never really forgets about the demand side of the price equation.
New soybean crop is headed toward setting a record production.
Beef, dairy, sheep and swine producers, outdoor enthusiasts and anyone interested in coyotes and their habits are invited to participate.
Activities include breakfast, parade, cemetery services, and a raffle.
“The Art of Humane Propaganda: Photographers of the Farm Security Administration During the Great Depression,” is a photographic documentary on exhibit at the Columbus Museum of Art through Sept. 2.
The switch to Mandatory Price Reporting for livestock sales data has been rocky, but the new system has the potential to provide more detailed information price information, segmented by livestock weights and quality levels.
Jozi Best of Litchfield, Ohio, wants to bring the national Tunis sale to the Great Lakes Sheep and Wool Show and Sale in Wooster.
Some grasses can be grown so as to optimize the uptake of a nutrient such as phosphorus from the soil.
A record tree planting in northwest Ohio this spring will help reduce farmland soil erosion.
Powdery mildew is present in certain fields of susceptible varieties in north central and northeast sections of the state.
Every small fruit and commercial vegetable grower should have at least one complete plant tissue nutrient analysis from each field for each crop before harvests begin, said Virginia Tech horticulturist.