Sunday, February 16, 2020
fishing rod

When it comes to the sport of fishing, Kent, Ohio's, most significant claim to fame is a small bug created by William H. Schumman. 

Scott Shalaway details the history of groundhog day and related holidays.
Ag trade photo

Alan Guebert offers insight into the recent passage of NAFTA 2.0 and phase one of a multi-phase deal with China.
barley field

Judith Sutherland offers some advice for the new year and recommends a book titled Lists to Live By to gain a little perspective.
Dairy calf

Learn more about the increased risk of calf scours associated with early calving in wet conditions and learn how to prevent it.
Flood waters in a shelby county corn field

Last spring’s relentless rainfall played havoc individual fields and this year could be a repeat. Plan now to find solutions to increased rainfall.

Judith Sutherland reflects on the joys of seeing her children raise children of their own.

Protected by layers of fat and a cozy den below the frost line, hibernators are oblivious to winter weather. Learn more about common Midwest hibernators.

Kymberly Foster Seabolt ponders the falling iguana phenomenon in south Florida.
cattle in snow

The cattle of tomorrow are being bred with more and more precision, and the rate of improvement can increase.