In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell issues a call to action to fair officials before the upcoming fair season.
Brad Baker, class of ’89, was the guest speaker at the West Branch FFA Awards Banquet April 19, which also recognized West Branch graduate and now ag education teacher Greg Sharp as its Honorary Chapter Farmer.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded four brownfields grants worth $2.8 million to Ohio communities: Columbus, Lockland, Mansfield and a joint grant to Cleveland and Lima.
From the Lewis and Clark expedition to a Civil War military encampment, from Theodore Roosevelt to Frank Kehoe, an Irish coal miner, re-enactors will help Outdoor Heritage visitors catch a glimpse of the past.
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.
With planting season just around the corner, a few hours in the machine shed can save the disappointment of lost yields at harvest.
The Carroll County Ohio Premium Beef Cattle Producers have made a few changes to the way they will cooperate to improve the genetics and marketability of their cow-calf operations, and are about to breed a second round of calves.
Irish dairy management highlighted at April 27 meeting at the Miller dairy farm in Millersburg.
Failure to scout fields and take the appropriate action can result in yield losses and harvesting problems.
As many as 400 landowners, herb growers, and small business owners expected June 23-24 to learn about growing, marketing, and conserving native plants.
Mahoning County photographers are encouraged to capture the essence of soil and water on film.
Seed quality for this year’s soybean crop is considerably better than last. Supplies are going to be tight.
There are several easy guidelines growers can use when evaluating whether to keep a stand.
New Purdue Web site hopes to link manure buyers with sellers.
Two University of Nebraska-Lincoln historians report on factors contributing to “Baseball’s Great Hitting Barrage of the 1990s.”
Alphonse Maria Mucha’s “Papier a Cigarettes Job” was estimated at $500 to $1,000. The 1898 poster sold for $2,357.
The American Highland Cattle Association will hold its 50th annual National Convention May 3-6 in Harrisburg.
The Ohio Wildlife Council has approved deer regulations for 2001, and established fall hunting and trapping seasons. The most notable change involves the reduction in standard antler length.