The new legislation is being hailed for addressing the need to improve the U.S. inland waterways system. The impact for farmers is huge: More than 60 percent of the nation’s grain exports are transported by barge.
Federal investigation alleges nearly $1.6 million in crop insurance fraud.
PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Pennsylvania is facing an oil and gas fight over a possible severance tax and legislation regarding minimum royalty payments. The Pennsylvania Independent Oil and Gas Association made it clear during its Eastern Oil and Gas Conference May 13 that members are against the implementation of a severance tax. Job killer Association President […]
Survey finds nearly six in ten biodiesel producers have idled production
Antique tractors will be moved to the plot areas, allowing more space for commercial exhibits.
As spring planting heats up, remember to be safe.
Near 36 million American households are growing food in a garden — the highest level of food gardening in more than a decade
As grilling season approaches, expect to pay more for your favorite cuts.
Students from across Columbiana County gathered to attend the annual field day hosted by the Columbiana County fairboard and the OSU Extension.
A panel of farmers, the Ohio Farm Bureau and a seed dealer gathered to discuss the controversy surrounding GMO vs. Non-GMO.
Wayne County fifth graders hear about where their food comes from during Farm Bureau event.
Some legal wrangling has stalled the the first-ever spacing order application for an unconventional shale gas well.
Ivan Stoltzfus, who is driving his antique tractor coast to coast to raise funds for the Wounded Warrior Project, made stops in Wayne and Ashland counties May 13.
Stink bugs invading your home? This homemade, inexpensive stink bug trap works better than pricier store models! With video!
REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio — Winter wheat production is expected to decline this year due to lower yields on fewer acres harvested than in 2013, according to the latest report from the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. NASS reports Ohio wheat growers expect to harvest 580,000 acres, down 85,000 acres from last year. Wheat production in the […]
Report warns that “climate disruptions” could challenge yields and world food security by 2050.
Common insects can carry antibiotic-resistant material.
SALEM, Ohio — Are you being wooed by a landman for a pipeline easement? You may want to slow down the relationship and think about what you want before jumping in. Remember, this is a lifetime commitment. And it won’t be a relationship between you and the landman. The pipeline easement will be relationship between […]
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued 15 new permits for shale play wells in Belmont County in April, the most granted in any Ohio county.
Dairymen, expect milk prices to more or less steadily drop, starting next month.