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Columbiana County: Eric Petroleum, Chesapeake case heads back to court

Friday, October 10, 2014

The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled against two oil and gas companies. In return, the court ruled for the landowner.

Vilsack says bioproducts complement ag, create a new economy

Thursday, October 9, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack spoke about the opportunities of products made from plants and agriculture, during the Bioproducts World Showcase.

They grow ‘sweet fruit and sour people’

Thursday, October 9, 2014

The winter of 2014 destroyed the McConnell peach crop, but that’s hasn’t closed the market.

Pumpkin season: Picking, cooking and preserving fall’s favorite fruit

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

October is peak pumpkin season. Aside from fall decorations, pumpkins can be used for cooking and offer nutritional value.

Marcellus and Utica shale: Southeastern Ohio continues to lead the way

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection issued 183 permits to drill new wells and 22 were issued granting permission to drill deeper.

Vilsack calls for new beef checkoff program

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Two federal beef checkoff assessments? It could happen if industry fails to reach consensus.

Harvest still in early stages, but progress being made

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Grain farmers take advantage of mild weather, before the rain.

Ohio Celebrates National 4-H Week Oct. 5-11

Monday, October 6, 2014

Young people across Ohio are celebrating National 4-H Week Oct. 5 though Oct. 11.

“Leave” autumn leaves on your lawn for a healthy yard and clean water

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Instead of raking leaves into a pile for pick-up, you might want to consider the option of recycling those leaves on your own property, which is after all, Mother Nature’s method of recycling.

Solving the stink bug problem

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Stink bugs are a major problem for farmers and can also be a nuisance for homeowners.

Research shows residual hydraulic fracturing water no risk to groundwater

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Hydraulic fracturing, fracking or hydrofracturing, raises many concerns about potential environmental impacts, especially water contamination.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 10/4

Saturday, October 4, 2014

The top stories from the week Sept. 28-Oct. 4, 2014.

Heating with wood: Three mistakes to avoid

Friday, October 3, 2014

With the price of fossil fuels on the rise and consumers seeking green energy alternatives, heating with wood makes sense.

You’re invited: Celebrate Farm and Dairy’s 100th anniversary

Friday, October 3, 2014

Farm and Dairy is celebrating its 100th anniversary, and we’d love you to join our open house Oct. 12.

Jewett farm builds corn maze to raise money

Friday, October 3, 2014

The inaugural season of the Jewett Wildcat Community Center corn maze opened Sept. 19 and will run through Nov. 2, in conjunction with the community center’s annual Harco House of Horrors haunted house fundraiser.

OSU economist says taxing farmers would resolve phosphorus issue

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Economist says a 135 percent tax would result in an acceptable reduction in phosphorus leaving farmers’ fields

Western Pa. farm roots reach to 1769

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Nearly 250 years of family ancestry, local legend, historical records and funny anecdotes tell a story of a family’s love for their land.

Calling all hunters: Brag about your bag

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

It’s that time of year again: hunting season!

Preserving Kister Mill

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

In two years, the historic Kister Mill in southwest Wayne County will turn 200.

Gypsum: the mineral that could help balance others

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

A byproduct of coal-fired power plants could make an exceptional soil amendment and help reduce nutrient loss.

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