Two beloved American icons are featured in The Cleveland Museum of Natural History’s Smokey Bear & Woodsy Owl: Home Sweet Home, an educational and interactive exhibit for children.
A study set to be completed early next year will lead to developing a unique national capability in Ohio for flying unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), and will boost Ohio’s leadership in developing technologies to integrate unmanned systems.
Rare anywhere, thundersnow is sometimes heard during the lake-effect snowstorms of the Great Lakes. The interaction of clouds and ice pellets inside these storms generates a charge, with lightning and thunder the result.
Animal care panel says undercover video shows abuse, mistreatment of dairy cows.
BEXLEY, Ohio — Ohio First Lady Karen W. Kasich and Ohio Agriculture Director David T. Daniels honored the four 2013 Ohio Agriculture Women of the Year Award winners at a reception Dec. 12 at the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Gardens. Award winners include Joanne Kick-Raack, of Pataskala; Lisa Schacht, of Canal Winchester; Morgan Taggart, […]
Two providers of bovine genetics, Alta and CRV, have agreed to collaborate in their North American Holstein genetic programs.
WALNUT CREEK, Ohio — As a commissioner, David Hall was a champion for agriculture and natural resources in Holmes County and he carried that respect and passion with him to Columbus when he was elected to state legislature and a position as chairman of the House Agriculture Committee. The passion also gained him the Holmes […]
The Farmer’s Tax Guide is now available on the Internal Revenue Service’s IRS.gov website for use in preparing 2013 tax returns.
CARROLLTON, Ohio — The 27th Annual Toy Show and Toy Auction was held Nov. 30 at Garner’s Auction Center, three miles south of Carrollton, Ohio. The show, which opened with 60 display tables of toys for sale plus two tables with farm layouts, was attended by 360 paid admissions. Collection The toy auction featured the […]
MILLERSBURG, Ohio — The West Holmes FFA took a senior and junior Parliamentary team to the sub-district Parliamentary Procedure at Cambridge High School Dec. 2. The senior team placed first, members who participated on the senior team were Mandy Taylor, president; Shyann Kick, vice president; Chris Vansickle, treasurer; Payten Boring, reporter; Marris Hoffee, secretary; Kara […]
While shopping for friends and family this holiday season, why not consider giving the gift of the great outdoors? The Ohio Department of Natural Resources can help with gift ideas for everyone in the entire family.
Ohio hunters checked 75,408 white-tailed deer during the weeklong gun hunting season, Dec. 2-8, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.
Only a few days left to get the farm bill done in 2013.
COLUMBUS — The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation met for its 95th annual meeting Dec. 5-6 in Columbus, with 346 delegates voting on what direction the Farm Bureau should take on issues effecting its members. One of the hottest issues was a consideration to change the membership model for the OFBF. OFBF membership Jack Fisher, OFBF […]
Applications for Conservation Stewardship program due Jan. 17.
Properly field dressing a deer can cut the risk of illness. Here’s a few tips to keep your field dressing proper.
Vegetable and small-fruit growers can participate in a series of monthly, Web-based seminars sponsored by Penn State Extension and Cornell Cooperative Extension that will kick off Dec. 18.
A new version of a severance tax on gas and oil has been introduced in the Ohio House of Representatives that has the support of the oil and gas industry.
Western Reserve Land Conservancy, which earlier this year merged with Little Beaver Creek Land Foundation, has now expanded into the rest of Columbiana County as well as into Carroll and Jefferson counties.
The Affordable Care Act is changing the way healthcare in America works. Here’s a few common questions you may have.