Sunday, November 29, 2015
Ear of corn

WOOSTER, Ohio — Late-harvested corn may be at risk for some growers this year thanks to western bean cutworms that have infested some fields,...

Food can be grown indoors, but to be profitable, you need a good plan.
Dr. Steve Slack

Steve Slack, director of the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, has been inducted into the National Institute of Food and Agriculture Hall of Fame

Ohio lawmakers hear plans for clean water bond initiative.
corn harvest

More than any other time in recent memory, farmers this year are harvesting in hope. That is, their collective marketing plan is to hope that prices get better.
hot dogs on grill

The World Health Organization now classifies the consumption of red meat as 'probably' carcinogenic to humans. Processed meat was classified as carcinogenic to humans.

Organic farming conference highlights the benefits of low-cost inputs, and balanced approach to farming.
Holstein dairy cows on pasture

Dairymen have until Nov. 20 to enroll in the federal Margin Protection Program for coverage in 2016.
gavel on U.S. flag

Ohio-based Buckeye Power joined the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association in petitioning the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to review the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan.
El Nino

This year’s El Nino, among the strongest on record, is expected to influence weather and climate patterns this winter.