Saturday, February 13, 2016

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. “It just makes you proud to keep the farm going,” 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.

Crunch time in the grain markets: If we confirm a huge crop with early harvest, the lows are not yet in.
how to extend gardening season

There are several options for extending your gardening season into the fall and winter months.
food facts map

Farm Policy Facts is pleased to unveil a new interactive map highlighting state-specific agriculture contributions across America.
week in review August 16

The top stories from the week of August 10-16, 2014.

The Canfield Fair Pumpkin Show celebrates its 53rd year.
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