Saturday, April 30, 2016
fallen tree

Dead wood is now a key feature of understanding forest biodiversity and carbon cycling as well as how stream systems function.
Care Board discusses rules

The Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board held a rule review meeting March 23.
bats in shavers creek

The variation in infection intensity observed within some North American species, such as the little brown bat, may be a hopeful sign.
Mark Thomas

Mark Thomas and his wife, Chris, of Thomas Farms in Louisville, Ohio, received one of seven national Member of Distinction awards from Dairy Farmers of America.
Dairy Farmers of America logo

Arla and Dairy Farmers of America have created a $58 million joint venture to build a small dairy plant in western New York for cheddar cheese production.
Algal bloom

Water quality study finds two ways to reduce phosphorus into Lake Erie, and one is by converting cropland to grassland.
Eastern Tent Caterpillar

Mare Reproductive Loss Syndrome can cause late-term foal losses, early- and late-term fetal losses and weak foals.

It’s a commitment to agriculture, to the farming community, that drives Connie Finton to volunteer off the farm in a big way.
FFA logo

This week's roundup includes news from the Warren, West Holmes, Northwestern and Black River FFA chapters, as well as news from the Mahoning County Junior Fair Board.
4-H logo

This week's roundup includes news from the Western Reserve Rangers 4-H club and the Mahoning County Junior Fair Board.
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