Friday, July 1, 2016

The winter of 2014 destroyed the McConnell peach crop, but that’s hasn’t closed the market.
pumpkins

October is peak pumpkin season. Aside from fall decorations, pumpkins can be used for cooking and offer nutritional value.
shale

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection issued 183 permits to drill new wells and 22 were issued granting permission to drill deeper.
Beef cattle grazing

Two federal beef checkoff assessments? It could happen if industry fails to reach consensus.

Grain farmers take advantage of mild weather, before the rain.
Ohio 4-H

Young people across Ohio are celebrating National 4-H Week Oct. 5 though Oct. 11.
fall leaves

Instead of raking leaves into a pile for pick-up, you might want to consider the option of recycling those leaves on your own property, which is after all, Mother Nature’s method of recycling.
stink bug

Stink bugs are a major problem for farmers and can also be a nuisance for homeowners.
Guernsey County well rig

Hydraulic fracturing, fracking or hydrofracturing, raises many concerns about potential environmental impacts, especially water contamination.
Week in review: 10/4

The top stories from the week Sept. 28-Oct. 4, 2014.
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