After five tries, the Ohio measure to take firm control over large animal facilities is now on its way to Gov. Bob Taft.
Pa. Farm Bureau members are seeking an Agricultural Fair Practices Act for farmers who operate under contract. Similar efforts are under way in several Midwestern states.
Anthony Stachowski of Mantua, in northeastern Ohio, was one of the first people to own alpacas in the United States.
They maintained it, but the Republican edge in both Senate and House is wafer thin.
Don’t deck your halls with oriental bittersweet this holiday season. It’s a vine that is actually a not-so-nice, non-native, invasive plant that is forcing out and replacing native plants in a large part of the United States.
Is all the holiday season’s running around really fun for your children?
Dairy Farmers of America has sold its dairy processing operations in New Bremen, Ohio, to the Central Soya Company.
Avon’s historic French Creek District will hold its 21st annual Candlelight Weekend beginning Dec. 1.
A final tally of the Monroe County mill levy votes confirm that all three county levies have passed.
Christmas trees, beginning with the period of the 1850s to the the latest fiberoptic-style Christmas tree, will be featured in the Hoover Historical Center’s holiday open house Dec. 3.
Ohio State Grange junior royalty were crowned at the junior pageant during the 128th annual Ohio State Grange convention.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Laughter, along with an active sense of humor, may help protect you against a heart attack. A new study by cardiologists at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore is the first to indicate that laughter may help prevent heart disease. The researchers found that people with heart disease were […]
The Mount Pleasant Historical Society will hold its annual Christmas Walk, Dec. 2-3.
By October 2001, all multi-wheeled farm tractors in Ohio that travel on streets or highways at night must be equipped with amber lights on the back, marking the outer edges of the wheels.
The White House is honored in its bicentennial year as the official residence of the president on a new U.S. postage stamp.
An Ashtabula County man will lead the Ohio State Grange in the coming year.
Go back to school: Pork 509 class will address production at the farm, packing-plant and retail levels.
What is the job description for the next U.S. secretary of agriculture? Superhero, explains Editor Susan Crowell in her column this week.
It is possible to use agricultural production systems that are not chemically-intensive, and to make a living doing it.
The levy to fund the Monroe County SWCD office passed by two votes… for now.