‘Pizza farm’ teaches kids how their favorite food grows

Buses loaded with elementary school students eager for a special day away from their classrooms roll up and down the…

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Fishing is big business on Ohio’s great lake

The early bird catches the worm, but anglers who get up at the crack of dawn to participate in the…

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Farmers markets, customers flourish under Farm Bill initiative

Eight-year-old Kaity Grimm darts in and out of the stalls at the Athens Farmers Market, munching on a blueberry muffin…

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Drug crisis comes to rural Ohio

When the East Coast press wants to do a front page story in a flyover state like Ohio, that usually…

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Lifecycle of a family farm: Summer labor

Cultivating the soybean and corn crops, as well as harvesting wheat is what keeps Ron Burns busy during the summer…

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Practice makes perfect when becoming a suburban micro farmer

When Amy Stross decided to grow her own food, the Hamilton County Farm Bureau member leased space from a friend…

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Care of the farm off the farm

The plan was to return to the farm after retirement. Jane Sweet, (left), had left the family farm in Greene…

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Across the Table: Water quality

Farmers of Grandpa’s generation didn’t think much about public opinion and didn’t need to. People mostly still had ties to…

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