Sunday, November 29, 2015

Upon first glance, a garden may appear to be the picture of health. However, further examination may reveal that the garden isn't all that it seems, and perhaps that healthy facade is artificially manufactured.

Bill Richards, Ohio farmer and former chief of the USDA’s Soil Conservation Service, was enshrined into the Ohio Department of Natural Resources' Hall of Fame.

Lawmakers talk about ways to get more people working on annual Farm Bureau trip to Washington.
photo of a corn field

By DARYLL E. RAY and HARWOOD D. SCHAFFER Though members of Congress often have every intention of enacting a new farm bill well before farmers...

Farm and Dairy is collecting your vintage photos of farm and rural life for a special 100th anniversary feature.

Lawmakers discuss major tax code reform introduced by Rep. Dave Camp, R-Mich.
clock and flowers

When the time comes, people around the world turn their clocks an hour ahead come the springtime and turn them back again when autumn arrives. This is because of daylight saving time, an idea first introduced centuries ago by Benjamin Franklin.

The restoration of Pennsylvania's river-otter population has been, by all accounts, a great success, and a study being conducted by researchers in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences will soon quantify the accomplishment by yielding population information.

Members of Organization for Competitive Markets recently made a visit to Ohio, explaining their market vision and alliance with HSUS.

WASHINGTON -- A dozen leaders of state and national agriculture organizations from around the United States visited the Middle East and Europe through a...