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Ohio Ag Council names Hall of Fame inductees

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Pictured are Dailey, (top left), Flora (top right), Vance (bottom left) and Saunway (bottom right). COLUMBUS — Four Ohioans who committed their lives to working in, promoting and advocating for Ohio’s farm community will be honored August 6 by the Ohio Agricultural Council, when they are inducted to the Ohio Agricultural Hall of Fame. The […]

A farm day for the whole family

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Speakers and vendors turn Holmes County hay field into arena of education, collaboration.

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack talks renewable energy, farm issues in Wooster, Ohio

Monday, July 19, 2010

Agriculture secretary, congressman review projects at OSU-Wooster Campus.

Research shows eggs from pastured chickens may be more nutritious

Monday, July 19, 2010

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A study conducted by researchers in Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences has shown that eggs produced by chickens allowed to forage in pastures are higher in some beneficial nutrients.

Ohio native named National Shorthorn Lassie Queen

Friday, July 16, 2010

The National Shorthorn Lassie Queen will attend the 2010 National Shorthorn Show at the North American International Livestock Exposition in Louisville, Ky.

Jersey breed milk products may have least impact on environment

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Cheese production from Jersey milk reduces environmental impact.

Harrison County Fair 2010

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

The grand champion steer brought $2.40 a pound and the reserve champion steer brought $2.15 a pound despite a rainy Friday evening.

Fair exhibitors should be prepared to discuss what they do, and why

Monday, July 12, 2010

As activism and misinformation mounts, youth should know what to expect.

Farm and Dairy launches new website for auctions: GimmeAuctions.com

Saturday, July 10, 2010

New interactive website for auction-goers, www.gimmeauctions.com, has extensive search engine, photos and social network.

Ohio couple honored with Guernsey Distinguished Service Award

Friday, July 9, 2010

LANCASTER, Pa. — The American Guernsey Association’s Distinguished Service Award was presented to John and Bonnie Ayars of Mechanicsburg, Ohio, at the National Guernsey Awards banquet held June 20 in Lancaster. Details The award is presented annually to an individual or couple who has devoted much of their life to the betterment of the Guernsey […]

‘Vomitoxin’ a nasty word for this year’s wheat crop

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Testing wheat necessary to assure safety, and what it can be used for.

2010 Trumbull Co. Fair; Ohio Proud Fair

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Find out who topped the junior fair market livestock competitions at this year’s Trumbull County Fair.

Animal abuser, animal rights activist fooled dairy farmer with seemingly good backgrounds

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Charges considered against MFA, filmmaker reportedly participated in abuse, as well.

Conklin Dairy Farm: NO additional charges

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

A Union County Grand Jury has cleared Gary Conklin, owner of Conklin Farms in Plain City and others, of allegations of animal abuse.

Carroll County native honored for his research and teaching at Penn State

Saturday, July 3, 2010

Penn State meat scientist wins national award for his teaching.

Improvements lead to efficiency at L&R Dairy

Thursday, July 1, 2010

Father-daughter duo use modern buildings and technology to improve their bottom line.

Compromise reached: HSUS will not be heading to the ballot this November

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Gov. Strickland said a compromise is good for Ohio agriculture and animal welfare.

Euthanasia takes center stage at Ohio livestock care meeting

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

There’s a lot to consider when setting standards for euthanasia. The Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board reviewed a draft of standards June 29.

Vintage music boxes featured at auction

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

By Susan Mellish Contributing Writer LISBON, Ohio — Kiko Auctions held an auction May 29 for the June K. Ingraham estate, offering for bid a beautiful 3000-plus square-foot historical century home and its contents. While the furnishings of the home included oodles of antiques, it was the impressive music box and organettes collection which brought […]

Showing dahlias is not for sissies!

Monday, June 28, 2010

WOOSTER, Ohio — Experience in dairy judging and helping with the family showstring as a 4-H and FFA member taught me what to look for in a good dairy animal. But when I decided to try raising and exhibiting dahlias at the county fair, I was in for a whole new experience. Even though my […]

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