Monday, February 6, 2023
Portage County barn fire

There are realistic and scary disasters that can affect your farm or family. Make sure you're preapred.

Rising egg prices remind Eliza Blue to be grateful for the small bounty her aging flock of hens provide her and her family each day.
red fox

Although red fox populations are declining in Ohio, they can be found in all 88 counties and they have adapted to urban and suburban areas as well. 
fly fishing

Bryce Angell crafts a poem about a less-than-abundant fishing trip.

Can you identify this mystery item sent to us from Big Prairie, Ohio? This week we share our heartfelt condolences as we mourn a long-time Hazard reader.
A mature redbud tree in the spring

Trees have so many benefits when it comes to conservation. Trees prevent and reduce erosion, can improve biodiversity, help pollinators and produce timber.
Brazil soybean plantation

Marlin Clark explains how recent weather events in South America are linked to price changes in the grain markets and what to expect in the coming weeks.

Judith Sutherland's mother recalls the complicated process of doing laundry before electric appliances simplified the chore.
cast iron pans

Kym Seabolt doesn't think cooking with cast iron skillets is all it's cracked up to be.

With much of our natural habitat in the state altered in one way or another, the ecosystem could use a helping hand, even in your backyard.