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2013 Mercer Co. 4-H Roundup livestock sale totals nearly $142,000

Saturday, August 10, 2013

This year’s market livestock sale at the Mercer County (Pa.) 4-H Roundup totaled nearly $142,000.

Discovery! Oldest European fort in the inland U.S. found in Appalachians

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Move over The Lost Colony and Jamestown, a new fort has the distinction of being the oldest European fort in the inland United States.

Ag officials, county health department urge residents to discard raw milk

Friday, August 9, 2013

Consumers and retailers who purchased raw milk from Green Acres Jersey Farm, 725 Prescott Road, Lebanon, should discard it immediately due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination found in a recent sample collected by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture.

What’s the dairy outlook for the rest of the year?

Friday, August 9, 2013

As the new corn and soybean crops are harvested, feed prices should drop sharply, making lower milk prices more bearable.

‘Golden’ Guernsey family in western Pa. helps mark All-American Dairy Show golden anniversary

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Tucked in the far southwestern corner of Pennsylvania, John and Dorothy Marchezak juggled the demands of a dairy operation and raising children, Patty, Jan and John E. They bottled their own milk, with a door-to-door delivery route, and sold meat from their Washington County farm.

Ohio State Fair results 2013

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

The Ohio State Fair Sale of Champions sets new records

Keeping nutrients and water on farm fields

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

By rewriting Ohio’s phosphorus risk index, researcher Elizabeth Dayton is trying to reduce phosphorus runoff.

Keeping kale fresh in the freezer

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

How exactly do you keep kale fresh over time? We have the answer in this week’s How-To Tuesday.

Teen moves Harrison County into spotlight with Ohio State Fair win

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

At this year’s Ohio State Fair, Kaci Carter, Cadiz, Ohio, put Harrison County on the map, and the county’s residents rallied to support her in return.

Ag Progress Days spotlights latest in farm equipment, research

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Ag Progress Days, Aug. 13-15, showcases Pennsylvania’s agricultural economy.

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