By CATHY BERG As I sit here today in my office watching the trees sway in the wind, and admiring the beautiful hostas, iris’s and bleeding hearts growing outside my office window, I think of how much the world has changed. Public perception Public perception and our beliefs appear to now be more influenced by […]
On May 8, the National Centers for Environmental Prediction forecasted a 65 percent chance of El Nino developing during the summer of 2014.
The future prices of both corn and wheat have increased significantly, reflecting risk in the market.
STEUBENVILLE, Ohio — A Jefferson County farmer lost his court battle with the Hess Corporation in May. However, other area landowners may benefit from another court fight that has a proposed settlement on the bargaining table. David Cameron, a Jefferson County dairy farmer, lost the legal battle over his oil and gas lease in the […]
With a dry spell finally in place, many farmers spent Memorial Day weekend beginning and finishing spring planting.
Honoring active military members and veterans does not have to be an elaborate undertaking.
Look for pump prices to run about 6 cents higher than last summer and typically range between $3.45 and $3.90 per gallon.
WASHINGTON — Notable celebrities are supporting the National Museum of American History in celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner. Artists such as Aloe Blacc, Renee Fleming, Angie Johnson and Brian McKnight are encouraging Americans to take part in the museum’s coast-to-coast celebration. Raise it Up! Anthem for America, held June 14, is a […]
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.