Friday, November 27, 2015
ice bucket challenge-Peterson Brothers

The ALS #IceBucketChallenge has gone viral on social media, and farmers are raising awareness for ALS, too.
Corn field

Worksheets, formulas and online calculators can help to estimate potential corn and soybean harvests.

The Portage County Fair held another successful auctions, with several new records.

OSU holds science writers workshop to update media about issues facing Lake Erie.
Randall Barn

The Knox County Barn Tour will take place Sept. 13 and will feature five historic barns.

When Ezekial Cole purchased 140 acres of land in an area that would eventually become Wayne Township in Jefferson County, Ohio, it is unlikely he considered how, or if, the family farm would be operating 206 years later. ā€œIt just makes you proud to keep the farm going,ā€ Carl Kithcart, Cole's great-great-great-great grandson said.
Lake Erie Algae

A little phosphorus makes Lake Erie the "Walleye Capital of the World," but too much phosphorus can lead to harmful algal blooms.

Ohio Holstein magazine editor retiring after accomplished career.
Cost of raising a child

The USDA's annual report, Expenditures on Children and Families, shows that the lowest costs are in the urban South and rural regions of the U.S., and costs are the highest in the urban Northeast

Brown, Kaptur announce more funding for Lake Erie algae issues.