Farmers need to prepare for the potential of heavy rains, flooding and high winds related to Hurricane Sandy.
WASHINGTON — The number of dead trees on 750 million acres of public and private forests across America is on the decline for the second straight year, with most of the reductions seen in western states where bark beetles have infested millions of trees, according to a report released today by the U.S. Forest Service. […]
Community Supported Agriculture organizations or CSAs are working to simplify the contracts between consumers and local farmers.
Larger farm equipment over the years means farmers need more roadway allowance, says Pa. farm bureau.
Ohio State University Extension has released a new app for spotting and tracking invasive species — non-native organisms such as Asian carps, purple loosestrife and Asian longhorned beetle — to try to keep them from setting up beachheads and hurting the economy and environment.
Robert and Maryjane Angelo, of Skye’s Spirit Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, released a rehabilitated bald eagle at the Erie National Wildlife Refuge in Crawford County Oct. 10, according to Pennsylvania Game Commission officials.
n Oct. 1, the “UnBeetable Burger” with a soft gourmet pretzel bun won the Student Product Development Competition of AACC International, a professional association specializing in cereal grain science.
From last place to first, students and their swine projects are making a name for themselves at Hampshire High School.
Higher retail prices for eggs, bacon, orange juice, milk and toasted oat cereal, among other foods, resulted in a slight increase in the latest American Farm Bureau Federation Quarterly Marketbasket Survey.
The apple harvest is coming to an end earlier than usual in Ohio with a reduced, but some say sweeter, supply.