The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released its annual report, Expenditures on Children by Families, also known as the Cost of Raising a Child.
Acupuncture, an ancient method that’s used to manage pain, can be used on dogs, horses and cows.
With little research on how nutrition affects reproductive performance in dairy cows, it is generally believed that a cow needs a higher energy intake before calving. Research by University of Illinois scientists challenges this accepted wisdom.
In an effort to protect pollinators, the U.S. Environmental Protection agency has developed new pesticide labels that prohibit use of some neonicotinoid pesticide products where bees are present.
The results of the 2013 Portage County Fair livestock auction.
Ashland County Farm Bureau teamed up with the Ashland County Soil and Water Conservation District to host a joint annual meeting at Mohican Wilderness Adventures in Loudonville, Aug. 12.
A Washington County family settles lawsuit over alleged pollution they attributed to the shale industry in the early stages of production.
Plenty to learn and try at Ag Progress Days lectures.
The youth livestock auction results from the 2013 Lawrence County Fair in New Castle, Pennsylvania.
Saving vegetable can save you money, but how long can vegetable seeds last before becoming duds? We found the answer…
Merck Animal Health has temporarily suspended sales of its cattle feed additive Zilmax in the United States and Canada.
Wildlife officers and Skye’s Spirit Rehabilitation Center employees helped to capture a Bald Eagle that had been injured and months later, the eagle was released back into nature.
Dairy farmer Ken Ruprecht has farmed in three counties. Today, he goes back to share his story.
Sharon Baillie, who teaches classes in family and consumer sciences at the Burgettstown Middle/High School, uses agriculture as the foundation of numerous lessons.
Penn State’s Cover Crop Interseeder and Applicator plants cover crops, at the same time applying fertilizer or herbicide. This lets farmers seed cover crops into corn long before the corn is harvested.
Pennsylvania’s Ag Progress Days concludes this afternoon. But research and development on the topics will continue.
Belmont leads Ohio for the number of drilling permits issued in July. Drilling is ramping up as pipelines continue to be constructed.
Join us for our live-blogging coverage of the 2013 Food Dialogues: Ohio.