Friday, November 27, 2015

CattleFax expert: Cattle prices are expected to average $135 compared to $126 during 2013, an increase of 7 percent.
Climate hubs map

On the heels of the Senate's passage of the farm bill, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and the Obama Administration announced the creation of the first ever regional hubs for Risk Adaptation and Mitigation to Climate Change at seven locations around the country.

More reactions as the farm bill moves through Congress, now on its way to the president's desk.

Ohio Rep. Boose and others praise U.S. Speaker Boehner for the 'courage' to take up immigration reform.

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack highlighted the 2014 farm bill in a sweep through Ohio Jan. 31 that included the Ohio Farmers Union annual meeting in Columbus.

With the Sochi Olympics set to start Feb. 6, security analysts still aren’t convinced that American athletes will be safe.
snow on fence

Another round of wintery weather is expected to hit Ohio and Pennsylvania tonight and tomorrow, according to the latest report from the National Weather Service.

Common methods of assessing mental or physical disorders may consistently underestimate the prevalence of mental disorders among middle-aged and older adults, a new study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has found.
Central State University

Central State University (Dayton-area) designated a land grant school, according to 1890 provisions.

Dairy graziers need a well-balanced pasture to be successful.