The National Pork Board is moving forward with its search for a new chief executive officer.
Emerson Nafziger, crop production specialist with University of Illinois Extension, writes about the unfortunate tendency to condemn GM crops before their benefits have been realized.
For the 19th consecutive year, Ohio has retained its standing as the nation’s leader in the number of Tree City USA communities.
Secretary of Agriculture Veneman announces additional actions to address reasonable concerns to ensure responsible implementation.
A moment of silence was observed during the annual member recognition banquet in memory of George R. Smith as a friend and staunch supporter of the 4-H and FFA programs in Wayne County.
The new first-place premium in four classes – grain seeds, wheat, oats and “other grain” – have been doubled, from $5 to $10 per winning entry. Second-place premiums in those classes were increased to $5, from $4.
The World Trade Organization’s appellate body overturned a 1999 decision by the U.S. International Trade Commission that has prompted the United States to impose import restraints on lamb meat imports.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on some of the proposals set before the U.S. House Agriculture Committee in its hearings on the next farm bill.
John Watson, conservator of instruments at Colonial Williamsburg, and David Blanchfield, associate metals conservator, recently conserved and restored Colonial Williamsburg’s 18th-century chamber organ.
According to a survey, churches in the United States are never going to be mega-churches, and according to a Emory University professor, shouldn’t try to be.
Ohio Director of Agriculture Fred L. Dailey, does not believe it is inevitable that the disease will make its way into the United States, but the state is refining its battle plan should that ever happen.
An international strategist who studies global mergers says megamergers between giants turn out like bad marriages instead of sound business deals.
Charles Parker, executive director of the National Seed Stock Alliance, spoke to members of the Ohio Heartland Sheep Improvement Association meeting at Smithville, Ohio.
J. Edward Ketz, associate professor of accounting in Penn State’s Smeal College of Business Administration, says nnless significant reforms are undertaken soon, a major consequence of government’s budget deceptions is that Social Security will be unable to pay retirees any benefits in 15 or so years.
As a safety precaution, the cattle, had been restricted to their premises in Texas since March 1997.
The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index tumbled nearly eight points in April.
About the only time there isn’t something that has to be done on a Christmas tree farm, says Mike Dittmer of Dittmer’s Tree Depot at Atwater, is in the few weeks right after Christmas.
Ohio Agriculture Director Fred L. Dailey announces the Livestock Environmental Permitting Program advisory committee.
According to a Purdue University extension marketing specialist, the second half of the year appears to be bright.
A new ‘do does more than to raise the spirit of one woman. It gives another woman and her family a new lease on life.