You know the old adage “Leaves of three, let it be.” It’s referring to poison ivy and oak, and it’s true. With summer comes much more time spent outside, thus increasing the risk of coming in contact with these poisonous plants – and poison sumac – if you’re not careful. Here’s how to tell them […]
The diverse group is lead by farm bureau members, universities, business and industry leaders. It plans to conduct an opinion poll over the next few weeks.
Wealth inequality among U.S. households roughly doubled between 2003 and 2013, according to a new analysis by University of Michigan researchers.
The appellate court ruled the trial court overstepped its jurisdiction by ordering a well to be plugged.
Research conducted on northern New York farms by Cornell University researchers is helping farmers enhance their production of forage crops for dairy cows.
Over the past 100 years, Farm and Dairy has been more than a newspaper to many of you — we’ve become a community, a family.
J-RA Holsteins is located just miles from the Ohio border in Adamsville, Pennsylvania.
Funding to address housing needs comes from Marcellus Shale impact fees.
Meigs County men enter pleas in federal crop insurance case.
With the increase in horizontal Utica shale wells coming online, production has nearly doubled in Ohio.
Richard Roush has been named dean of Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences following a two-year search.
The subject of antibiotic-resistant pathogens and poultry is complicated, frightening and easily sensationalized, according to a food-safety expert in Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences.
Heavy rains through June became too much for many farms.
The rustic beauty of Pennsylvania’s farmhouses, barns and outbuildings often strikes motorists traveling the highways that crisscross the rural heartland of the state, but few people realize the stories these buildings can tell us about the past — and maybe the future — of agriculture.
As many as 7,000 children younger than 16 are injured in lawn mower accidents in the United States every year.
Many stories, one voice: New state fair choir director will train about 200 members.
Hot button issues of food safety and local foods draw 250 growers to annual Ohio Produce Growers and Marketers Association summer tour. (And healthy grower curiosity doesn’t hurt either!)
Temperature, moisture, oxygen and crop damage during storage can create an environment where molds can produce additional mycotoxins.
Not only do they have one of the top ranked herds in Ohio — and also in the United States — for milk, fat and protein production, they bred a number of Excellent cows carrying their Cold Run Jerseys prefix.
LISBON, Ohio — Contractors have begun erecting the steel that will be part of the Columbiana County Fairgrounds’ grandstand project. “Everything looks like it’s on track,” said Columbiana County Fair Board President John Wolf. The grandstand is expected to be in place for this year’s fair, which opens July 28. Wolf said the steel erector […]