Wireworm, white grub and seed corn maggot are known as secondary insects only because the total economic damage caused by them is low. In some cases, any one of those insects can become a field’s primary pest.
The second conference on Amphora glass was held last month in Meadville, Pa.
The Cross Creek Farm Rug Hooking School will hold a guest day and a hooked rug show May 3 from 1-7 p.m. at the Punderson Manor, Newbury, Ohio.
Smithfield Foods board, saying says processing earnings have doubled, votes to increase shares in anticipation of a stock split.
The herbicide atrazine isn’t causing groundwater pollution, but its effect on surface water is another question.
More than 38,000 acres in Ashland, Ashtabula, Coshocton, Cuyahoga, Franklin, Harrison, Holmes, Knox, Licking, Lorain, Lucas, Mahoning, Medina, Richland, Stark, Summit, Trumbull, Tuscarawas, and Wayne counties are targeted for aerial treatment.
David Kohn, professor of farm management/ag economics at Virginia Polytechnic Institute, offers a few tips to assist in economic belt tightening.
The current John Lennon exhibition has been extended at least through the end of the year and an exhibit on Stuart Sutcliffe, the “other” Beatle, will open May 15.
Lake Farmpark will hold its 11th annual HorseFest. May 19-20.
Spring Run Farm is the county’s top Ayrshire herd and is also the fifth-ranked Ayrshire herd in Ohio.
Visits to university dairy, beef, swine, sheep, deer and equine facilities will be by appointment only.
It is easy in all the excitement and rush of calving season to overlook some basic management procedures that affect the calf for the rest of his life.
The National Pork Producers Council has canceled the 2001 World Pork Expo to prevent potential risks of foot-and-mouth disease.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell coments about current news that has shaken the agricultural community.
A coalition of more than 100 governmental, educational and business organizations working together to improve financial literacy among young people has published “Improving Financial Literacy: What Schools and Parents Can and Cannot Do.”
Research planned to determine when insecticide are needed
A string of suspicious barn fires in Wayne and Holmes counties remains under investigation.
Neal Peterson, founder of the Pawpaw Foundation and grower of the largest developed variety pawpaw orchard in the United States will speak at a horticulture workshop April 28 in Albany, Ohio.