Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Progress Edition Profile

Progress Edition Profile

At Spruce Row Farm, each cow has her place, and a name.

Educational opportunities for Ohio agriculture students spread east to Tuscarawas County.

Father and son turn Elzy Milling & Trade into Richland County attraction.

This progressive dairy in northwestern Ohio keeps growing, and so does its employee base.

Nearly half of foodborne illnesses in the U.S. from 1998 through 2008 have been attributed to contaminated fresh produce.

Bioplastics are made wholly or in part from renewable biomass sources such as sugarcane and corn, or from the digest of microbes such as yeast.

For the past two decades, the Stacy Family Farm has been both a family and a community affair.
row crop planting

Covered Bridge Gardens in Ashtabula County is not your grandfather's farm. It's not your father's farm either. It's a farm all of its own, and it's not afraid to change.

The first tractor a member of the Paulus family bought is still being put to limited use. The sense of tradition has led to some surprisingly forward-thinking approaches to farming.
Photo by Janice Watts

In the beef industry, if a cow does not get pregnant after breeding, she becomes an economic liability in the herd. Lack of calf production can significantly reduce annual revenue for producers.