New edition of World Watch List for Domestic Animal Diversity says one third of the domestic animal breeds are currently at risk of extinction.
The number of sheep and lambs on Ohio farms on Jan. 1 totaled 142,000 head. This number is 6 percent more than a year ago.
The Ohio Genealogical Society is the educational and research repository of Ohio genealogical and historical information.
U.S.D.A. reports Lamb Meat Adjustment Assistance payments at the 2001 American Sheep Industry Association annual convention.
Take a few minutes to test your knowledge of energy-related issues with this quiz from the Energy Information Administration.
Answers are based on data collected by the Energy Information Administration through December 2000. You’ll find them following the questions.
A letter in response to the Jan. 25 article “The British came awhile ago,” relates it to the old song, “Take this job and shove it”.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on the possibilities of ethanol from multiple biomass sources.
John Cabas, former coach at Salem, will be at the Salem Historical Society Feb. 11 for Quaker Sam display.
Forget the roses! Be as creative and as unique as possible on Valentine’s Day.
Eight OSU College of Agriculture alumni will receive the 2001 awards honoring their accomplishments at the Feb. 24 annual alumni luncheon.
Cornell University has established a Web site devoted to making available full-text copies of more than 800 important agricultural texts.
A “timing attack.” can explore the contents of the visiting browser’s “cache” of recent activities and plant “cache cookies.”
The last remaining working farm in the city limits of Kent, Ohio, has been sold to a housing developer.
2001 Garden Calendars coordinated by the Tri-State Area Master Gardener Association are available from Hancock County extension.
A tour of Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park and the Bear Tooth Highway, and Cody, Wyo. leaves Sept. 8.
The American Lamb Council is hoping a new $1.8 million promotional campaign will bolster the sheep industry’s sagging demand.
The American Farm Bureau Federation calls last-minute settlement to speeds up EPA’s implementation “a slap in the face to ranchers and farmers.
U.S. Federal Trade Commission and the American Academy of Ophthalmology issue publication on facts about the corrective surgery.
Ohio native Laura Ann Bergman returns from Missouri to act as the first full-time director of Innovative Farmers of Ohio.
A mahogany Chippendale bonnet-top highboy was the top-selling item at an auction by Nick Verbus and Mike Dinse, selling for $4,500.