Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Portage County Fair sale results.
picture of a family

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.

Deere's net income is up over last quarter.

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.
be on flower

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.