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.
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.
It’s best to keep it simple. Parents’ instinctive use of isolated words may help babies learn language.
Ohio State meat science program concentrates its research on meat palatability and tenderness.
The Pennsylvania Junior Cattlemen’s Association will hold it 11th annual junior steer and heifer preview show at the Pennsylvania Beef Expo at the Penn State Ag Arean in State College.
OSU extension agent and OSU animal scientist receive Master Grazier Award at the Great Lakes International Grazing Conference.
The sugarhouse on the farm Bill and Dee Belew bought in 1992 is one of the oldest in Geauga County. The base of the evaporator dates back to the 1800s.
Ohio Heritage Area Program announces eight matching grants totaling $100,000 for planning, development, and marketing.
Shirley Adams, host ofthe television show The Sewing Connection aired on PBS, will be a guest teacher at Sewing Smorgasbord sponsored by Ohio State University Extension that will offer 18 sewing-related classes.
FDA approval of ultraviolet light processing to reduce pathogens for all fruit and vegetable juices could be a big boost to small cider producers.
This six-part series on dating covers topics from meeting new people to strategies for a successful marriage.
More than 80 percent of U.S. consumers want GM food labeled. Consumer scientist says farmers should want that, too.
Antique consultants Gus Knapp and Nancy Kalin and 35 dealers will be at the Antiques in Canton Show and Sale sponsored by the Museum Guild of the Canton Museum of Art.
DeFina Auctions hosted the sale of the lifetime collection of Lionel model trains from the estate of the late John Brenner.
Agland Co-op held its third annual dairy appreciation and awards banquet.
A new bill has been introduced to complete the unfinished business of the 1996 farm program.
Producer awards presented at the 2001 Ohio Pork Congress Feb. 8-9.