Ohio state vet: Get ahead of avian flu by monitoring birds
Ohio poultry owners need to take extra precautions and monitor their birds for signs of illness. Recent announcements have confirmed the presence of the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza in commercial turkey flocks in the Mississippi migratory bird flyway.
Vilsack: School nutrition discussion will continue
School lunch became a political lightning rod after the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 revamped public school meal standards. Last week, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said he expects the school lunch discussion to continue, as Congress must reauthorize the law by Sept. 30.
Brighten your Easter feast with unique flavor twists to refresh traditional dishes like ham and deviled eggs. And don’t forget the decorations – it’s easy to create vibrant centerpieces using eggs dyed in the hottest seasonal shades.