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Budget bill details could mean big problems for oil and gas lessors

Friday, March 27, 2015

Buried deep within the 2,700-plus pages of House Bill 64, Ohio’s “main operating budget” introduced Feb. 11, is wording that some landowners feel could significantly impact existing gas and oil leases.

Flow Hive creates a buzz among beekeepers

Thursday, March 26, 2015

The Flow Hive is said to simplify the honey-harvesting process by simply turning a knob on the hive.

Local food hubs can link farms and schools

Thursday, March 26, 2015

New resource available to help food hubs support sustainable farm to school programs.

House bill proposes national standard on GMO food labeling

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Proposed U.S. House bill calls for the FDA to set standards for GMO food labeling

Annie Warmke: Back to the Earthship

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Annie Warmke converted the Blue Rock Station property, by hand, nearly 20 years ago into Ohio’s first “Earthship.”

Ohio legislature approves new nutrient bill

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Ohio lawmakers approve compromise nutrient legislation, with bans for certain winter application.

Wood crowned Wayne County dairy princess

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Kierstyn Wood was crowned the 2015 Wayne County Dairy Princess during the March 19 Wayne County Dairy Service Unit banquet.

Rupp-Vue, Schirm farms receive Wayne Co. dairy management awards

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Rupp-Vue Farm and Schirm Jersey Farm received the Wayne County Dairy Service Unit’s Outstanding Management Award during the group’s annual meeting March 19 at Fisher Auditorium in Wooster.

Ohio ag director promotes industry, hears concerns during ag week

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Ohio’s agriculture director heard about nutrient concerns and manure storage during his visit to Wayne County.

5 tips for creating a pet-friendly garden

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Know which plants are toxic to your pets before you let them loose in your garden.

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