A widespread outbreak has put much of that country under quarantine while thousands of animals are being destroyed. An immediate ban was imposed on animal products being imported into the United States from Britain.
The 14th Ohio Beef Expo will be held March 16-18 at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus.
Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur will keynote the first Conference on CLOUT (Cooperation and Linking Offer Unbeatable Transactions) March 16-17 on the campus of Iowa State University.
Ohio Heritage Area Program announces eight matching grants totaling $100,000 for planning, development, and marketing.
A three-day program provideing 25 hours of intensive training in woodland management will be offered in Noble County.
Ohio Consumers’ Counsel alerts consumers about the hazards of variable rate offers.
Top bulls from Pennsylvania’s Bull Testing Program will be sold March 30 as a part of Pennsylvania’s annual Beef Expo.
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.
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.
The Pennsylvania Holstein Association held its annual awards banquet during the association’s annual convention Feb. 21-23.
The Mariners” Museum at Newport News, Va., will have Women and the Sea on exhibit from March 17 through Jan. 6, 2002.
A recently published study confirms that including lean red meat in a heart-healthy diet can positively impact blood cholesterol levels.
Pennsylvania Holstein convention sale was Feb. 22 at the Radisson Inn in West Middlesex.
A recent fire in a John Deere Equipment Division leased facility north of Davenport, Iowa, caused extensive damage.
The NAFTA nations have concluded that Brazil has taken sound measures to prevent the introduction and spread of bovine encephalopathy.
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.
Communication between parents and teens presents challenges for both. “Your goal as a parent should be to love and communicate,” said an adolescence-development specialist.
Farm economists told Congress to get ready for the fourth consecutive year of record low commodity prices.