Ohio man to establish vineyard to feed the hungry

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — After turning three abandoned and garbage-filled inner-city parcels into gardens offering free fruits and vegetables, Mason Carratt is embarking on another way to feed the hungry: a vineyard in which the grapes will be used to make jellies and jams.

  • Written by DAVID SKOLNICK, The Vindicator

Ohio moves to protect corn mazes, farm markets from lawsuits

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Farmers who run pumpkin patches, corn mazes and petting zoos say they can't always stop an aggressive goat from chomping down on a visitor's hand or prevent someone from stumbling in a field.

  • Written by JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press