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.
A bee hive project has gotten some students interested in ag science that teacher Dean Frank had never even seen before.
Four producers outlined their operations during a panel discussion at the northeast regional meeting of the Professional Dairy Heifers Growers Association in Akron last week.
More than 160 potential and current replacement heifer growers attended last week’s northeast regional conference.
One Ohio Jersey milk producer found greener fields for his heifer raising management plan.
Two Washington County, Pa., farmers are doing their part to protect, preserve and promote rare and endangered animals.
A Buckeye Trails High School vocational agriculture class and Dickinson Cattle Company of Barnesville teamed together to win a wheelbarrow full of awards at the 2000 annual International Texas Longhorn Association championship show.
A recent DeFina auction featured items from the collections of the Western Reserve Historical Society.
Ohioans in the small eastern village of Jewett will celebrate the birthday of Gen. George Custer in a special event.
Caterpillar Agricultural Products Inc. will offer a line of tillage tools manufactured by Krause Corporation, Hutchinson, Kan., for use with track tractors.
There are a lot of things that leave Editor Susan Crowell shaking her head this week.
A collection of daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes, ivorytypes, opaltypes, cyanotypes, daguerreotype cases and other historical photos is on display at Penn State University.
The Harold Sanor family of North Georgetown received this year’s Goodyear Conservation Farmer of the Year award from the Columbiana Soil and Water Conservation District.
Bioenergy producers who increase their purchases of corn, soybeans and other commodities to expand production of ethanol, biodiesel or other biofuels will be eligible for cash payments from the USDA.
Congress approves farm assistance package that includes crop insurance overhaul.
A University of Illinois field test found a Bt corn variety had no adverse effect on black swallowtail caterpillars, but a lab test on a different event drew words of caution.
Knox County farmers Greg and Beverly Miller of Lone Pine Ranch, Howard, received the statewide Environmental Stewardship Award sponsored by the Ohio Sheep Improvement Association.
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has issued a final permit to allow Stoll Farms Inc. to expand its Wayne County dairy farm.
In her weekly commentary, Editor Susan Crowell reminds readers that problems, like beauty, are in the eye of the beholder.