Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Farmers in 10 Ohio counties can apply for funds for pasture and farmstead-based projects.

This spring has been less than ideal so far, but still not a major concern.

National report card on food safety indicates more can be done.

The leaders of the Agland Co-op and the Green Valley Co-op feel that by merging the two co-ops, the result will be a better value to farmers.

The Columbiana County Fair board has received two additional $50,000 gifts from area families to move the new grandstands project forward.

Yields from Ohio's 17,000 colonies producing honey averaged 45 pounds in 2013, compared with 60 pounds the previous year.

Editor Susan Crowell wants you to go to the movies. (Actually, she wants you to take a carload to the movies.) What's playing? 'Farmland.'

The best way to attract hummingbirds is to plant native, nectar-bearing flowers.
Shale gas rig

COLUMBUS — The  Ohio Department of Natural Resources is creating new, stronger permit conditions for deep oil or gas drilling near faults or areas...

You're going to be paying more at the store for your Easter eggs. The American Farm Bureau Federation’s latest Marketbasket Survey shows the total cost of 16 food items was $53.27, up $1.73 or about 3.5 percent compared to a year ago.