The USDA, through its Commodity Credit Corporation, will purchase $15 to $20 million of hybrid corn seed from small corn seed companies to ensure corn seed with the protein Cry9C is not planted this spring.
A farm is not a farm without cattle, or so John Beese thought when he went looking for a breed to bring home in the late 1980s.
William Shulaw, OSU Extension veterinarian, talked about the diagnosis and control of scrapie, the ovine form of bovine spongiform encephalopathy, or mad cow disease.
Now is a window of real opportunity for the ethanol industry to take its place in the national energy mix, according to Eric Vaughn, president and chief operating officer of Renewable Fuels Association, the national trade association for the domestic ethanol industry, who spoke to Ohio Farm Bureau leaders visiting Washington.
A University of Michigan study shows that the cleanliness of the home children grow up in predicts their educational attainment and earnings more than 25 years later.
Ohio State University greenhouse studies recently confirmed the resistance of one shattercane population to herbicides.
Celebrate Women’s History Month in March by finding your female ancestors.
Long-time Farmers Union supporter Charlie Nash of Ottawa, Ohio, has received the National Farmers Union Meritorious Service Award.
The Ohio Young Farmers recognized many state winners at its annual convention, Feb. 17-18.
Here are the details of the three irrigation/wetland demonstration sites created in Ohio.
New technology can improve Ohio farm drainage and irrigation while increasing crop production and protecting water quality.
There are three clues couples can use to test the health of their relationship. Part four of our six-part series on relationships explains how.
Growers have many new choices in the crop insurance market, but the clock is ticking on the insurance deadline.
Corn growers are in a corner when it comes to finding a crop rotation to follow StarLink corn.
The Farm Belt has a lot of political capital invested in the administration of President George W. Bush.
The third annual Antiques Market will be April 28 at the Federated Family Life Center, 16349 Chillicothe Road (Route 306), Chagrin Falls.
Milk producers in Columbiana and Mahoning counties received recognition for herd production in the last two years.
How much corn to plant this spring is going to be a tough decision for Ohio and Indiana farmers facing either shortages or extremely high prices for nitrogen fertilizers, a key input.
Some of the Roman Empire’s most significant archaeological and artistic remains, unearthed in the 1930s, are brought together again for the first time since their discovery in the major exhibition “Antioch: The Lost Ancient City,” on view at the Cleveland Museum of Art from March 25 through June 3.
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.