Tuesday, October 13, 2015
monitor facial reconstruction

The remains of two unknown USS Monitor sailors, recovered by NOAA and the U.S. Navy in 2002 from the ship's gun turret, were buried March 8, with full military honors, at Arlington National Cemetery.

The Columbiana-Mahoning DHI, or Dairy Herd Improvement, honored its top herds March 22 at its annual banquet at the First United Methodist Church in Salem.

Crystalaire Farm and the Thompson Farm in New Wilmington, Pa. were honored with the designation as a bicentennial farm recently. Read each farm's story.

Proposals from farmers and ag industry now being considered for new rules.

DuPont Pioneer will pay Monsanto more than $802 million over an initial four-year period for trait technology, associated data, and soybean lines.

Higher nitrogen rates do not eliminate the continuous corn yield drag during average or poor growing seasons.

Above-normal temperatures this spring are most likely across most of the continental U.S.

The changes in law will affect the transportation of farm implements and exempt farm trucks, trailers, and multipurpose agricultural vehicles from registration.

Large crowd attends Beef Expo for breed shows, sales and information.
farm to school conference

The National Farm to School Network is now found in 12,500 U.S. schools. The organization helps educate students and faculty on food production, handling, tasting, cooking, education and dining.