Handlers and workers must have training when they first begin their job, then at least once every five years. The training includes pesticide handling and safety, emergency procedures and preventing pesticide exposure.
Four companies have been granted permits for commercial sand and gravel dredging on portions of a 100-mile stretch of the Allegheny and Ohio rivers.
Late May and early June are the best times to take preventative action against weeds. The best time to apply aquatic herbicides is when the target plants are actively growing and before they flower and produce seed.
The grand-prize winner of the Columbiana County Buckeye Dairy Boosters poster contest was Katie Zehnder from Mrs. Milajecki’s class at St. Aloysius in East Liverpool.
President of the Belgian farmers union said the economic impact of the disease has been enormous, but psychologically, it has been even worse.
The titan arum bloom may be only the 12th recorded bloom in the United States.
Johnna Mangun will be wearing two hats for the Buckeye Career Center FFA Chapter during the coming year.
The 10 Ohio Historical Society landmarks that mark Ohio history in the northeast section of the state are open for the travel season.
In celebration of the centennial of the house, a special display of Reeves clothing will be featured this summer in the third-floor ballroom.
U.S. import restrictions are being lifted for the following EU countries where no cases of foot-and-mouth disease have been reported: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain and Sweden.
While it’s hard to completely avoid being pestered by mosquitos, there are some things you can do to slap them down.
Pennsylvania Game Commission researchers have uncovered new information about a longstanding endangered species of bat.
On May 14, AMS discovered a technical error in the computer program for the livestock mandatory price reporting system. Livestock markets were shocked by revelations that the errors had understated prices of boxed beef since the beginning of April.
A child’s place in the family birth order may play a role in the type of occupations that will interest him or her as an adult.
The current fascination with WWII goes beyond nostalgia, to a craving for a “watershed, defining, bonding event.”
In areas where malaria was once nearly eradicated, it has returned. An Ohio letter writer makes a case for giving those nations DDT to fight mosquitoes.
Liberal mainline churches have lost conservative members because they have abandoned that traditional membership niche they once served.
Auctioneer John Kiko joins the ranks of 237 auctioneers nationwide who have earned the Accredited Auctioneer, Real Estate designation.
The new movie, Pearl Harbor, highlights the Navy’s role at the start of America’s involvement in WWII, But don’t forget the Coast Guard’s role.
Several organizations can give you detailed information on cultivating and marketing wild herbs.