New worker protection rules impact farm, greenhouse workers

New worker protection rules impact farm, greenhouse workers

COLUMBUS – Owners of farms, forests, nurseries and greenhouses that use pesticides in agricultural plant production will have to implement addit...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Ohio State is helping protect poultry industry from deadly Avian flu

COLUMBUS — Since November 2014, an outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5 has gripped the U.S. poultry industry, killing close to 50 m...

November 9th, 2015 updated: November 9th, 2015. |  


Young Ag Professionals’ Leadership Experience to be held Jan. 29-30

Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s Young Agricultural Professionals will hold its annual Leadership Experience Jan. 29-30 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel ...

October 24th, 2015 |  



2 ways to learn how to ID trees in winterStaff reportCOLUMBUS — The Ohio Woodland Stewards Program will hold a Winter Tree ID workshop twice in ...

October 23rd, 2015 |  


Ohio State Experts: Tax Schools Offered Statewide November, December and January

Provisions of the Affordable Care Act will again be the big issue this year for taxpayers – but instead of the focus being heavy on individual t...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Crawford County Auditor to host farmland information meeting

Crawford County Auditor Joan M. Wolfe, is hosting an informational meeting 7 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Crawford County Fairgrounds Youth Building, 610 Whets...

October 14th, 2015 updated: October 15th, 2015. |  


2 ways to learn how to ID trees in winter

2 ways to learn how to ID trees in winter

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Woodland Stewards Program will hold a Winter Tree ID workshop twice in the coming weeks: Oct. 30 in Chardon in northeast Ohi...

October 11th, 2015 updated: October 23rd, 2015. |  


Ohio’s 2015 Fall acorn crop Results show decreased production

The 2015 Ohio acorn mast survey conducted at 38 wildlife areas showed a decrease in production from 2014, according to the Ohio Department of Natural ...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Agriculture briefs – Oct. 5

Agriculture briefs – Oct. 5

FOOD AND FARM INDUSTRY PARTNERS CELEBRATE 2015 SALE OF CHAMPIONS - Representatives from Bob Evans Farms, Ohio Farm Bureau and Event Marketing Strategi...

October 5th, 2015 |  


New Disease: Growers can send in samples for testing if they suspect Tar Spot in their fields

New Disease: Growers can send in samples for testing if they suspect Tar Spot in their fields

WOOSTER, Ohio – A new corn disease has been spotted in fields near the Indiana-Ohio border that, while it isn’t a big threat for growers t...

October 5th, 2015 |