Friday, November 27, 2015

Here's a few of the best gingerbread barns and farmhouses from around the web.

The nation's poverty rate was 16 percent in 2012, unchanged from 2011. That's according to a supplemental poverty measure released by the U.S. Census Bureau.

An undercover animal rights investigator who spent four months producing a video documenting alleged abuse to cattle on a Colorado farm is herself being charged for animal cruelty.

Farm-based solar power is catching on in Huron County, and across the state.

According to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, three permits were issued for horizontal drilling in the Utica shale in Morgan County in November. The permits, the first permits issued for Morgan County, went to PDC Energy Inc. for a site in Center Township.

A team of Ohio conservationists is dedicated to re-establishing the endangered eastern hellbender, the largest amphibian in Ohio and one of the largest salamanders in the world, in areas it once occupied.

Once again we can talk about the harvest low, except that we have to worry that the actual low is not in, and may not be seen until anticipation of the January Inventory Report by USDA.

The holiday countdown is on and it's time to get your house razzle-dazzle ready. But before you do, make sure to check that your lights and decorations are still in good working order after a year in storage.
family gathered around Thanksgiving table

Take a look at some Thanksgiving Day tables from Farm and Dairy staff and our friends!

After years of record growth, have farmland values reached their peak?