Recently approved Dairy Market Loss Assistance Payments will be made starting this week.
Texas A&M University has successfully cloned an exact copy of Bull 86, a pregenitor found resistant to most cattle disease.
Former deputy secretary of USDA from 1991 to 1993, Ann Veneman, has been appointed by President-elect George W. Bush as the nation’s 27th secretary of agriculture.
The Ashtabula Arts Center will host an exhibit of original comic book art by acclaimed artist P. Craig Russell. from Jan. 5 through Feb. 28.
New PBS series is holding a casting call of centernarians to have their stories told on The Living Century, a new series that premiered in December.
After months of work and 300,000 public comments, USDA has released national standards for organically grown products.
Bible texts from the 1st century through the Kings James version of 1611 showcase some of the milestones of its earliest history on exhibit at the University of Michigan.
The Pennsylvania Nutrient Management Plan Grant Implementation Program is accepting applications until Dec. 29.
Dennis Buffington, professor of agricultural at Penn State, studies when to consider heating by burning corn.
USDA announced last week that 2,000 pork checkoff referendum ballots initially declared invalid will be reviewed again at the county level to determine whether they can be counted.
Editor Susan Crowell talks about when we use the same word, “family farming.”we do not all mean the same thing and about common ground.
The Eastern Ohio Grazing School will run Jan. 25, Feb. 1, 8 and 10 at the Puskarich Public Library in Cadiz, Ohio.
A TV ad for Kellogg’s Corn Flakes has one Ohio farm woman up in arms. Editor Susan Crowell explains why.
Furniture – mostly from a contemporary collection – soared at Dargate Auction Galleries’ early December auction.
Wind gusts early Dec. 12 leveled a two-story barn in Atwater, Portage County, owned by Harold and Chester Wise.
The day was cold, but the bidding was hot at the Bernice Smith estate auction Dec. 9.
The Beaver County Agricultural Land Preservation Board is accepting applications for potential ag conservation easements.
The USDA named 16 Ohio counties as eligible for Farm Service Agency emergency farm loans because of losses caused by extreme weather conditions that occurred last summer.
The American Farm Bureau Federation has produced an authoritative guide for landowners considering the sale of conservation easements on their land.
The first Olde Stark Antique Faire of the new year will be held Jan. 6-7 at the Stark County Fairgrounds, Canton, Ohio.