After months of work and 300,000 public comments, USDA has released national standards for organically grown products.
USDA announced last week that 2,000 pork checkoff referendum ballots initially declared invalid will be reviewed again at the county level to determine whether they can be counted.
Dennis Buffington, professor of agricultural at Penn State, studies when to consider heating by burning corn.
New PBS series is holding a casting call of centernarians to have their stories told on The Living Century, a new series that premiered in December.
The Cuyahoga National Park is re-establishing farming where it was being pursued before the park was created 25 years ago. Proposals for sustainable farming operations are being accepted.
Bible texts from the 1st century through the Kings James version of 1611 showcase some of the milestones of its earliest history on exhibit at the University of Michigan.
Texas A&M University has successfully cloned an exact copy of Bull 86, a pregenitor found resistant to most cattle disease.
The Ashtabula Arts Center will host an exhibit of original comic book art by acclaimed artist P. Craig Russell. from Jan. 5 through Feb. 28.
Former deputy secretary of USDA from 1991 to 1993, Ann Veneman, has been appointed by President-elect George W. Bush as the nation’s 27th secretary of agriculture.
Editor Susan Crowell talks about when we use the same word, “family farming.”we do not all mean the same thing and about common ground.
The Pennsylvania Nutrient Management Plan Grant Implementation Program is accepting applications until Dec. 29.
Recently approved Dairy Market Loss Assistance Payments will be made starting this week.
Furniture – mostly from a contemporary collection – soared at Dargate Auction Galleries’ early December auction.
The Fellowship of Christian Farmers invites farmers for short-term work mission opportunities in 2001 to Mexico, Albania, India and Romania.
Spend your Friday evenings this winter with an intriguing lineup of speakers from around the country in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park’s speaker series.
A TV ad for Kellogg’s Corn Flakes has one Ohio farm woman up in arms. Editor Susan Crowell explains why.
Pioneer is postponing sales of six Pioneer brand corn hybrids that contain a combination of the YieldGard gene and LibertyLink gene.
The Beaver County Agricultural Land Preservation Board is accepting applications for potential ag conservation easements.