Board of supervisors elections, the naming of the SWCD Cooperator of the Year, and the outlining of 2015 programs topped the agenda at the Stark Soil and Water Conservation District’s 64th annual banquet Oct. 16 at R.G. Drage Career Technical Institute.
Ohio farmers are up in arms over latest round of CAUV property tax increases, in some cases up by 300 percent since the last triennial update.
How do you compost? Here’s some information about building your own compost bin.
The battle over country of origin labeling continues, amid threats from neighboring countries to limit trade.
Here are this week’s top stories from Farm and Dairy:
Gotham Greens to build 75,000 square foot rooftop greenhouse in Chicago.
Fall is the time to store the food that’s taken all year to produce. Indoor, in-place and buried container food storage systems are practical and affordable alternatives to the traditional root cellar.
“You don’t need a root cellar to store food” describes the three alternative food storage systems in detail, and offers tips for successful produce storage.
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources, the Toledo Zoo, and the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium recently collaborated on the release of 189 captive-reared eastern hellbenders into three eastern Ohio watersheds.
There are several misconceptions about raising crickets as a food for humans. The biggest surprise may be the profit potential.
As Camp Muskingum enters its seventh decade, camp director Todd Davis hopes a pending $2.5 million building project will help keep it around for a good long while.
The Pennsylvania legislature has made it clear whether or not green houses need to meet state code and who needs a commercial driver’s license when it comes to farms. The next stop is the governor’s office.
Prepare your car for winter before the snow starts to fly.
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Aside from raising awareness, action must be taken to put a stop to this crime.
We asked you to write about what Farm and Dairy has meant to you in 100 words — no more, no less — to celebrate our 100 year anniversary.
Frank Lichtkoppler played a major role in cleaning up the Ashtabula River, which took more than 30 years of work.
The top stories from the week Oct. 5-Oct. 11, 2014
Fall may actually be a better time to establish strong roots, beat the heat and create a balanced moisture environment for new fruit plants.
The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled against two oil and gas companies. In return, the court ruled for the landowner.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack spoke about the opportunities of products made from plants and agriculture, during the Bioproducts World Showcase.
The winter of 2014 destroyed the McConnell peach crop, but that’s hasn’t closed the market.