Production agriculture is under attack, State Rep. Jim Zehringer, R-Fort Recovery, told a large group attending an agriculture breakfast meeting in Celina on Thursday.
In particular, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has promised to put on a ballot initiative that would outlaw battery cages for chickens, gestation crates for pregnant sows and veal crates for calves. [More]
The Grand Lake Mariners got off to a strong start, but then had to sweat it out in the final inning against last-place Hamilton.
Grand Lake jumped in front 6-1 and later escaped a bases-loaded jam in the ninth inning for an 8-6 win over the Hamilton Joes on Thursday night in Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League action at Jim Hoess Field. [More]