The temperature was normal for the first six months of this year, according to Edwin R. Copeland, U.S. weather observer, reporting from his post in southern Columbiana County.
During the first half of FY 2001 the surplus in U.S. agricultural trade grew to $9.4 billion, almost $2 billion more than in the same period last year.
For the first time, Midwest refiners will receive credit toward their carbon monoxide reduction.
Cattle producers suffered a $42-54 million loss because of errors in USDA’s price reporting system.
A Dale Chihuly exhibition — Form From Fire — will open July 21 at the Dayton Art Institute featuring more than 100 objects from Chihuly’s most beloved series.
The USDA is making improvements to ensure more accurate and complete collecting, disseminating and reporting of market data by the Agricultural Marketing Service.
Commentary from a senior airman in the U.S. Air Force reminds us that the survival of democracy depends on an educated public, especially when it concerns constititional rights.
USDA wool experts are helping save the flag that inspired our national anthem.
Estate planning and wealth preservation: Who will reap the harvest of your life’s work and sacrifices. Editor Susan Crowell encourages all landowners to think about estate planning today.
The Ohio Expo Center presents the Goodguys/PPG Hot Rod and Custom Car Nationals July 13-15.
Ohio expert who served on National Research Council committee says wetland loss still outweighs gain.
Students at United Local Junior High in Columbiana County are continuing a project of gathering supplies and toys for orphans in Belarus and Russia.
Student loan interest rates have dropped up to 2.2 percentage points – reaching historic lows and offering lower payments to millions of borrowers.
Witmer’s Feed and Grain will rebuild the Garfield grain mill lost to fire in June.
An Antique Roadshow and Fun Fair will be staged July 15 at the Werner Inn in East Canton, Ohio, from 1-5 p.m.
A July 19 program will show producers how to manage “price risk” and learn about diary options and futures markets.
The grand opening for the exotic animal sanctuary’s large cat and carnivore compound will be July 7.
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.
The southern Ohio crop is 10 days ahead of schedule, and two or three weeks earlier than the rest of the state.
The Clague House Museum, built in 1876, will be the setting for the July 8 show.