The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization proposed setting up a $98 million fund to help the world’s least developed countries improve the safety and quality of their food products.
While long-term tourism is recession-proof, while gas prices are high some segments of the industry could face hard times.
The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission has announced 28 new historical markers.
You can’t change gasoline prices, but you can drive more efficiently and maintain your vehicle to lower your gasoline costs.
The performance of the Strategic Diagnostics’ GMO Bt9 Maize Kit meets the manufacturer’s claims of the identification of one StarLink corn kernel in 10,000 corn kernels.
Friday, May 18, 2001 11:04 AM Dear Advertiser; Farm and Dairy will publish its annual two-week Progress Edition, June 14 and June 21. This year’s progress editions carry the theme, Portraits of Progress, and we’ll be focusing on individuals around the tri-state area who are the faces of agriculture’s future — portraits of progress. These […]
Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens will feature a unique exhibit of historic wedding gowns from 1866 through 1946.
The switch to Mandatory Price Reporting for livestock sales data has been rocky, but the new system has the potential to provide more detailed information price information, segmented by livestock weights and quality levels.
As of May 14, 442 aborted equine fetuses and stillborn foals have been submitted to the University of Kentucky Livestock Disease Diagnostic Center since April 28. At least 18 breeds have been affected.
Activities include breakfast, parade, cemetery services, and a raffle.
Jean Bahr a University of Wisconsin professor of geology and environmental studies and an international authority on ground water, has installed an affordable, practical system into her Wisconsin home that transforms light from the sun into electricity, enabling her to meet a significant portion of her own electrical needs and to feed excess electricity into the Madison Gas and Electric power grid.
Jozi Best of Litchfield, Ohio, wants to bring the national Tunis sale to the Great Lakes Sheep and Wool Show and Sale in Wooster.
Parents must develop strategies for successfully negotiating issues, such as guidance and discipline, respecting each other, and keeping children out of the middle.
“The Art of Humane Propaganda: Photographers of the Farm Security Administration During the Great Depression,” is a photographic documentary on exhibit at the Columbus Museum of Art through Sept. 2.
New solution proposed in “ecoagriculture” to save biodiversity and to feed hungry populations is based on a new understanding of wildlife biology and ecology, on-the-ground experimentation, and major scientific advances in genetics, remote sensing, and other fields.
Some grasses can be grown so as to optimize the uptake of a nutrient such as phosphorus from the soil.
Every small fruit and commercial vegetable grower should have at least one complete plant tissue nutrient analysis from each field for each crop before harvests begin, said Virginia Tech horticulturist.
A record tree planting in northwest Ohio this spring will help reduce farmland soil erosion.
The market never really forgets about the demand side of the price equation.
New soybean crop is headed toward setting a record production.