New interactive website for auction-goers, www.gimmeauctions.com, has extensive search engine, photos and social network.
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 […]
Testing wheat necessary to assure safety, and what it can be used for.
Find out who topped the junior fair market livestock competitions at this year’s Trumbull County Fair.
Charges considered against MFA, filmmaker reportedly participated in abuse, as well.
A Union County Grand Jury has cleared Gary Conklin, owner of Conklin Farms in Plain City and others, of allegations of animal abuse.
Penn State meat scientist wins national award for his teaching.
Father-daughter duo use modern buildings and technology to improve their bottom line.
Gov. Strickland said a compromise is good for Ohio agriculture and animal welfare.
There’s a lot to consider when setting standards for euthanasia. The Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board reviewed a draft of standards June 29.
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 […]
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 […]
WOOSTER, Ohio — With wheat harvest now under way in Ohio, sampling and testing for vomitoxin in head scab-infected wheat is vital to prevent further losses and avoid potential health problems in humans and livestock. Pierce Paul, an Ohio State University Extension plant pathologist and small grains specialist, said that grain elevators will likely be […]
COLUMBIA, Mo. — The use of biomass as an alternative energy source has grown rapidly, but most biomass materials such as switchgrass or corn are bulky and therefore costly to handle, store and transport. The University of Missouri and Columbia-based Ecologic Tech are developing an innovative “tabletizer” machine to mass-produce dense biomass tablets of various […]
Ohioans for Humane Farms is reporting it has gathered the minimum number of signatures needed to get its livestock care standards initiative on the November ballot.
Organization that filmed undercover dairy video is critical of animals raised for food.
Wet weather is giving way to a much-needed dry period, at least for now.
Family-owned egg farm has sights set on growth, its future.
If you think propane is limited to your backyard grill, your little hand-held torch or the tow motors at a factory — think again.
The future of the Wentling farm lies in the hands of the next generation.