Since early 2014, Middlesex Township officials and residents have tangled over the prospect of increased gas development in the area, which is about 35 miles north of Pittsburgh. In May, the conflict hit the courts.
The extension of the Clean Water Act concerns farmers, but also energy companies.
There are currently 1,943 permits issued for wells in the Utica shale in Ohio and 1,520 wells have been drilled.
Companies represented made it clear that drilling and producing has been slowed by commodity prices, but showed they are confident the industry will rebound.
Experts says animal antibiotics get the blame for resistance in humans, but the two are different things.
USDA officials update Senate Ag Committee on status of avian influenza.
As summer temperatures climb, cow comfort is paramount to production.
This month, prune flowers, keep up with your garden’s watering and weeding needs and continue to manage pests.
A July tour of state officials featured Ohio’s whole-system dairy industry.
This week’s top stories include a list of wild foods to forage this summer, a lawsuit involving landowners and the state of Ohio, a lawsuit involving landowners, the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers and more.