Thursday, November 26, 2015
hot dogs on grill

The World Health Organization now classifies the consumption of red meat as 'probably' carcinogenic to humans. Processed meat was classified as carcinogenic to humans.

Organic farming conference highlights the benefits of low-cost inputs, and balanced approach to farming.

Hershey bars, Snickers and Reese’s may be trick-or-treat night staples, but for children who have food allergies, these type of treats can be dangerous. Pass out safe candy this season and always check your child's candy bag.
Holstein dairy cows on pasture

Dairymen have until Nov. 20 to enroll in the federal Margin Protection Program for coverage in 2016.
Week in Review 10/24 collage

This week’s top stories include an update on harvest 2015, Ohio’s hops industry, better farm management tips and more.
gavel on U.S. flag

Ohio-based Buckeye Power joined the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association in petitioning the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to review the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan.
apple orchard, toddler picking apples and ear of corn on stalk

Pick-your-own operations are a great way to get your family active outdoors and enjoy the fall colors.
El Nino

This year’s El Nino, among the strongest on record, is expected to influence weather and climate patterns this winter.
hops plant

Ohio hops production is making a comeback as the craft brewing industry grows and demand for a locally grown product rises.
Pipeline construction through farmland

The goal is to compare crop productivity in areas disturbed by pipeline installation, versus areas that are not disturbed.