The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index tumbled nearly eight points in April.
About the only time there isn’t something that has to be done on a Christmas tree farm, says Mike Dittmer of Dittmer’s Tree Depot at Atwater, is in the few weeks right after Christmas.
Ohio Agriculture Director Fred L. Dailey announces the Livestock Environmental Permitting Program advisory committee.
A new ‘do does more than to raise the spirit of one woman. It gives another woman and her family a new lease on life.
Ninety-eight bulls sold for an average of $1,642 at the 32nd annual Ohio Performance Tested Bull Sale April 21.
As a cover crop, hairy vetch is better than plastic
Erik Weihenmayer will make history as he leaves Base Camp in his quest to become the first blind person to successfully reach the summit of Mount Everest.
A good love story resonates with audiences in part because they reflect plot lines that turn up over and over again in real life: stories of first love, sacrifice, rescue, postponement, and more.
Early planted corn in central Ohio got socked by the frost, then the rain.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell writes about the lessons she learned playing the game experts are now trying to root out of school sport.
The Hillsdale FFA dairy foods and agronomy teams both won their respective state competitions and will compete in the national FFA contest in Louisville, Ky., this fall.
The 17th annual Panhandle Piecemakers Quilt Show will be held June 8-9 at the John D. Rockefeller Career Center in New Cumberland, W.Va.
Charles Parker, executive director of the National Seed Stock Alliance, spoke to members of the Ohio Heartland Sheep Improvement Association meeting at Smithville, Ohio.
Kansas State University James Mintert expects cash hog prices in the benchmark Iowa-southern Minnesota market this year to average in the low $40s per hundredweight.
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 Washington State University study compared the economic and environmental sustainability of conventional, organic and integrated growing systems.
Herman Beck-Chenoweth will conduct a hands-on course May 10-12 at his research farm in Creola.
White Ironstone China Association’s seventh national convention will be held May 3-6 in historic Worthington, Ohi
In the past year, as pure soy biodiesel licensed to a number of manufacturers by the National Biodiesel Board has gained more general acceptance, the amount of soy oil being burned as automotive fuel has skyrocketed.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell issues a call to action to fair officials before the upcoming fair season.