Monday, May 29, 2023
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Lyme disease affects more than 475,000 people annually. Learn how to protect yourself and your loved ones from Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases.
dave brandt, a guru in no-till farming practices, stands wearing blue jean bib overalls in a field of sunflowers

Brandt, of Carroll, Ohio, a national leader in regenerative farming practices, died May 21 from injuries sustained in a car crash May 18 in Illinois.
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The Chemours Co. has been ordered to take corrective measures to address pollution in stormwater and effluent discharges from a facility near Parkersburg.
Corn planting

This spring, phosphate supplies were tight throughout the state and shortages were reported across southwest Ohio between Cincinnati and South Charleston.
Morgan Giles, Curtis Bechtel, Vicki Kauffman and Ray Heithaus

Curtis N. Bechtel, in Knox County, and Ronald S. Rickly, in Fairfield County, become the seventh and eighth Ohio farmers to join the program this year.
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Through the Organic Market Development Grant Program up to $75 million will fund projects to improve markets for domestically-produced organic goods.
gardening news

Catch up on local gardening news and events in Geauga County, Ohio.
West Holmes FFA

Catch up on Ohio FFA news from West Holmes FFA, United Local FFA, Fayetteville FFA, Racine Southern FFA, Western Reserve FFA, Wellington FFA and more.

A new study led by Penn State researchers analyzed U.S. farming counties to help policymakers better understand the diversity of farms and their needs.

The samples showed plants did not contain semi-volatile organic compounds associated with the train derailment, according to finalized test results.