Americans can’t ignore the disaster created by mad cow disease in Europe. Extension Agent Jim Skeeles arms you with enough details so you can be informed about the potential risks.
Farm and Dairy Editor says hello to a new behind-the-scenes talent at the newspaper: food and family life editor Laurie Steeb.
Believe it or not, February actually registered above-average temperatures – at least at Ed Copeland’s weather station in southern Columbiana County.
A recently published study confirms that including lean red meat in a heart-healthy diet can positively impact blood cholesterol levels.
Ohio Consumers’ Counsel alerts consumers about the hazards of variable rate offers.
A widespread outbreak has put much of that country under quarantine while thousands of animals are being destroyed. An immediate ban was imposed on animal products being imported into the United States from Britain.
A three-day program provideing 25 hours of intensive training in woodland management will be offered in Noble County.
The 14th Ohio Beef Expo will be held March 16-18 at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus.
The NAFTA nations have concluded that Brazil has taken sound measures to prevent the introduction and spread of bovine encephalopathy.
The toy show and sale featuring a kiddy tractor pull and an antique tractor display will be March 11 at Union Local High School.
Is life expectancy accelerating? Researchers say 85 years is still the upper limit.
The Mariners” Museum at Newport News, Va., will have Women and the Sea on exhibit from March 17 through Jan. 6, 2002.
Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur will keynote the first Conference on CLOUT (Cooperation and Linking Offer Unbeatable Transactions) March 16-17 on the campus of Iowa State University.
A recent fire in a John Deere Equipment Division leased facility north of Davenport, Iowa, caused extensive damage.
Hard maple and oak have about 23 million Btu per cord, woods like aspen and basswood average about 16 million Btu per cord, and conifers like jack or red pine will be 12 million Btu or lower.
It’s best to keep it simple. Parents’ instinctive use of isolated words may help babies learn language.
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency will hold a public hearing March 13 to accept comments about the draft permit for the DeVries Dairy Farm, a proposed operation of 2,500 cows in Marion County.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on the idea that some people in Vermont are protesting the USDA’s plan to euthanize sheep possibly exposed to mad cow disease.
Ohio State meat science program concentrates its research on meat palatability and tenderness.
Salem reader comments on the Columbiana County Budget Commission’s failure to respect the law.