USDA scientists have completed a pilot project to decipher segments of cattle and swine genes, paving the way for technologies that will help livestock breeders identify animals with superior qualities.
An unusually large number of new and rare wild plant species were spotted in Ohio last year.
Here’s what U.S. weather observer Edwin R. Copeland recorded about 2000 weather from his station in southern Columbiana County.
By 2008, all livestock farms in Ohio are going to have to have a nutrient management plan in place and be implementing it.
An Ohio State researcher cautions livestock producers to pencil it out first before switching to high oil corn for their rations, due to a good market for feed grade fat.
The well known Greensburg, Pa., Antiques Show runs Jan. 19-21 east of Pittsburgh.
Editor Susan Crowell warns the manure regulations are hitting farms of all sizes, not just the big boys.
Group’s annual meeting Jan. 27 will spur a look at the bottom line in a new way.
Thirty-five exhibitors from three states will offer antiques and collectibles at the annual Avalon Inn Antiques Show Jan. 26-28.
The anonymous buyer purchased the car as a surprise gift for his wife.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Identity theft is a rapidly growing crime. If you didn’t get a paper shredder for Christmas, you might want to buy one, suggests a family economics and financial management educator in Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences. “One way to stop “dumpster divers” is to shred papers that contain private information,” […]
The Ohio Department of Agriculture has tapped Kevin Elder to lead its new livestock regulatory division.
Climatologist James Newman thinks this winter will be colder and snowier, but by spring, temperatures and moisture will be about normal.
Can horses tolerate winter weather? They can under the owner’s watchful eye. They can withstand temperature down to 13 degrees. Anything below that horses will need more energy to keep themselves warm.
Ohio State researchers have discovered two new corn viruses, one which remains to be identified.
Water quality project could serve as model for other watersheds that cross political boundaries.
A white-tailed deer killed last fall in Greene County is an Ohio record and, if approved by national scoring organizations, could also be the largest deer ever taken by a hunter in the world.
Throughout February and March, Historic Roscoe Village will be displaying simple machines used during the canal era in the East Gallery of the Visitor Center.