A reader comments on the Bush education policy that threatens new orgies of spending, legislating, centralizing, and reforming.
Growers should scout fields to check for soybean aphids, a new pest attacking the Midwest.
Geauga County’s Barn Again program will hold a two-day workshop Sept. 28-29 in Burton to provide information and ideas about preserving and restoring old barns, sugar houses, and other historic farm structures.
The “Ohio Dollmakers Day” will be Aug. 11 and will include a variety of demonstrations from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. A themed competition will take place on this day.
A new hybrid variety developed for Pennsylvania is disease resistant and contains more antioxidants than other strains.
ODNR combines divisions of mines and reclamation and oil and gas.
A recent study shows that both a dog’s breed and its previous experiences may affect whether it is afraid of thunderstorms.
Ohio Angus breeders paraded 109 females, 20 bulls and nine cow-calf pairs at the 2001 Ohio Angus Preview Show, June 30.
Quilt Odyssey 2001, an annual quilt show and symposium will be held Aug. 2-5, exhibiting quilts from Canada, Japan, England, the Netherlands, and from all over the United States. There will also be an antique quilt show.
Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park has been named Commonwealth Treasure for 2001. Ceremonies marking the 2001 designation will take place Oct. 9-10.
Tax advantages found by breeding alpacas are contributing to the rise in their ownership in the United States.
The Floyd Casper family of Hycrest Farms in Carrollton, Ohio, showed the grand champion at the District Two Holstein Show, held July 14 at the Columbiana County Fairgrounds.
Turbine manufacturers claim there are more than 20 million homes in America with an acre or more of land that would be suitable for one of these machines.
The expansion, which will include a Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit Gallery and the Western Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame, is expected to be complete in 2004.
The man whose name is synonymous with the Ohio Farmers Union, former executive director Charlie Nash, died July 14.
National poll shows Americans value U.S. food and will pay to protect farmland and the environment.
PEZ dispenser collectors gather for annual convention July 19-21.
A Trumbull County beef producer discovered 12 head of feeder calves missing from his pasture earlier this month.
It will be rededicated on July 22, and in a free festival of happenings, performances, and live music that will take place on the site at Grailville beginning at 3 p.m.
One Harrison County youth ended his 4-H career on a grand note. See a complete wrap-up of the junior fair market livestock sale.