Six generations of Moores have their Mahoning County farm and its market enterprises changing.
The Pa. Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Farmland Preservation is stepping up its campaign to purchase agricultural conservation easements.
The USDA announced Jan. 17 that not enough valid petitions were received to require a referendum on the beef checkoff.
The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture recently released $5.6 million for the construction of a new Pennsylvania Livestock Evaluation Center.
More beef cattle are eating frozen food this winter. And that’s good, says a University of Missouri forage specialist.
If hog slaughter increases 4 percent to 5 percent this fall, compared to fall 2000, widening spreads between live hog and wholesale pork values will likely result in Iowa-southern Minnesota hog prices averaging in the upper $20s.
President Bush has so many competing priorities he’s unlikely to advocate major changes in ag policy.
Farmers are facing major input price increases with no immediate sign of relief ahead because of rising production costs associated with natural gas.
Who’s running the nation’s forest management program? Editor Susan Crowell questions recent decisions made in Washington.
If they can develop a small piece of plastic you use to talk to people half way around the world, then battery-operated vehicles, with small engines running generators to recharge these batteries, could produce vehicles that would travel 200 miles per gallon.
Ohio Department of Natural Resources biologists report finding a variety of mussels in the Big Darby Creek.
Stephen R. Kerr, executive secretary and CEO of Holstein Association USA, submitted his resignation to the association board last week.
Programs are planned in western Pennsylvania for both the beginning and the experienced beekeeper.
A federal judge in Michigan has temporarily stopped the pork checkoff from getting dismantled.
State officials are pleased with the agreement but say, ‘we’ve heard it before.’
The same day as the government announces a slow-down in wetland losses, EPA toughens definition of ‘dredging’ to include removal of material from U.S. waters.
Through first-person interpretation, meet three historical women who contributed to the success of the Underground Railroad. The program is part of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park 2001 Lyceum.
The breed organization’s annual meeting and sale will be held in West Middlesex Feb. 21-23.
Eligible Underground Railroad sites, educational and interpretive programs, and museum and archival facilities are encouraged to apply for inclusion in the Underground Railroad Network to Freedom.
Candlelight tours of Loghurst, the oldest log house in the Western Reserve, will begin soon.