Record high beef prices encourage some producers to expand, but investment will be costly.
Despite a slow start, most Ohio and Pennsylvania farmers were able to get their planting done.
The ecosystem provides protein and carbohydrates in the form of fish, vegetables and herbs.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) made funds available June 23 to support food and agriculture science facility improvement at Central State University in Wilberforce, Ohio.
SUGARCREEK, Ohio — New buildings and more cow space have made a big difference the past few years at the Specht family dairy farm in Tuscarawas County. The barns are not quite as large as you might see on a large commercial dairy, but they’ve made a big improvement the herd performance on this fourth-generation […]
Gene Sigel found his calling in the pages of the Farm and Dairy.
Firth Maple Products offers more than syrup, it also offers forestry services.
(Final installment of a two-part series on the timber and lumber industry in Holmes County and Ohio.)
Being forced into unitization, may not be a bad thing for landowners wanting surface land protection.
Crawford County farm uses technology, innovation to help bring pork and beef to the table.
Hopeway Dairy has built their dream barns from the ground up.
EPA plan calls for 30 percent reduction in carbon emissions from power plants.
Global malnutrition could fall 84 percent by the year 2050 as incomes in developing countries grow — but only if agricultural productivity continues to improve and climate change does not severely damage agriculture, Purdue University researchers say.
As the school year draws to a close, many parents face the question of whether their children can be left home alone during the day in the summer months.
In Hiram, Ohio, Birdsong Farm owner, Matt Herbruck, says: “I realized I needed to do a job I felt good about at the end of the day.”
This Wayne County farm grows sunflowers for cooking oil, and makes its own brand of birdseed.
EVANS CITY, Pa. — Marburger Farm Dairy is not just an outlet for the milk production from the Marburger family’s dairy cattle, but a market for farmers’ milk from several counties in western Pennsylvania. Jim Marburger, current president of Marburger Farm Dairy, has spent his life keeping the family business going strong in western Pennsylvania […]
Part I of a two-part series on Ohio’s timber and lumber industry, and specifically the growth in Holmes County, where it contributes more than $420 million annually in industrial output.
Permits for horizontal drilling in the Utica shale are beginning to pinpoint where the sweet spot in the Utica shale may be located.
(Farm and Dairy was informed June 12 that Pioneer plans to close the recently opened Urbana research location. This announcement was made post-press. The company is working to offer other positions to employees and keep its seed research in-state. The company states: “Through a process of review, Pioneer will further align talent and technology with […]