WASHINGTON — As many as 37,409 jobs could be created from the more than 70 major clean energy projects announced across the U.S. during the second quarter of 2012, according to the latest quarterly Clean Energy Jobs Roundup from Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), the national group of business leaders who advocate for sound economic and environmental […]
The ongoing drought afflicting much of Ohio has created conditions that are ripe for the development of a fungal disease corn growers in the Buckeye State typically don’t see — Aspergillus ear rot.
The 2012 Lawrence County Fair 4-H livestock auction results
WOOSTER, Ohio — Better education regarding the nature of influenza viruses and how to prevent infection, along with stepped up efforts to keep sick pigs away from agricultural fairs, are the best ways to minimize risk of human disease and any potentially adverse impact on the country’s pork industry as a result of the current […]
Renewable Fuel Standard draws attention amid record crop prices, low supply.
Drought and legislative policy highlight discussions at annual event.
CUMBERLAND, Ohio — One of the world’s largest wildlife conservation centers, The Wilds, is nestled among the rolling hills of southeastern Ohio’s Muskingum County. What makes this 10,000-acre safari park and conservation center unique is its location, on top of 14 square miles of reclaimed surface mined lands. It’s on this reclaimed landscape that USDA’s […]
For Bruce McPheron, a native of Hardin County, Ohio, the opportunity serve as dean of Ohio State’s ag college was “a chance of a lifetime.”
Ohio native Dr. Bruce McPheron has been named the new vice president for agricultural administration and dean of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at Ohio State University.
Here’s the auction results for the 2012 Butler County Farm Show.