An entomologist from Georgia says a certain not-so-picky maggot would be more than happy to help clean up commercial chicken houses.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on what the farmer owes the consumer, and how consumer perceptions drive the market.
Jim Buchy will manage the day-to-day operations of the Ohio Department of Agriculture, formulating, and shaping regulatory policy, and monitoring agricultural legislation.
Park It class for second and third graders will teach them how to find their way around the woods.
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.
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.
Collectors of Aladdin kerosene mantle lamps and Aladdin electric lamps hold their 29th annual convention Aug. 2-4.
An extremely rare 19th century Navajo blanket was appraised at up to half a million on Antique Road Show.
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources operates and maintains the river’s 150-year-old system of 10 hand-operated locks and dams – the oldest of its kind in the country.
Stenholm-Boehner substitute amendment squeaks by the House Agriculture Committee on a 24-23 vote.
The Round-Up to Wood County, Ohio, in July 14 will feature six producer operations, including a Holstein steer beef operation.
With only 12 remaining, the museum searched the world for a tanker to restore. It will be displayed outside the museum at various times over the summer.
The Ashland FFA Food Science and Technology Team will compete in national competition.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on the fact that farmers have lost their empire and have not yet found their role.
The Ohio Young Farmers summer tour will take place in Coshocton County July 20-22, featuring trucking, produce, cheese and dairy.
A special traveling photographic exhibit, John Valentine Haidt: A Life of Christ, will be on display July 6-29 in the Schoenbrunn Visitor Center audio-visual room.