Stories by Former Farm and Dairy Reporters

Farming new fields of mushrooms in Wayne Co.

Wednesday, October 18, 2000

Mushrooms made it possible for Tom Wiandt of Burbank to get himself back down on the farm after spending a number of years working in Wooster as an engineer.

Mahoning County sanctuary shelters unwanted exotics

Wednesday, October 18, 2000

Ellen and Doug Whitehouse, owners of Noah’s Lost Ark in Berlin Center, Ohio, began adopting unwanted or abused exotic animals about 10 years ago.

Carnival of Horrors gives nightmares to E. coli victims

Wednesday, October 18, 2000

Four new cases of E. coli O157:H7 were confirmed last week in Medina County.

There’s something wild in Copley

Wednesday, October 18, 2000

There is something wild tucked away in a small Akron suburb: L&L Exotic Animal Farm Refuge and Rescue in Copley, Ohio.

Miniatures reflect U-turn in cattle

Thursday, October 12, 2000

Retired Ohio cattleman gets back into beef business — in a small, yet big, way.

Ohio apples don’t fall too far from the tree

Thursday, October 12, 2000

Ohio apples are typically marketed close to home.

Many ideas presented at annual Country Living Field Day

Wednesday, October 11, 2000

A record crowd took advantage of a sunny fall day to attend the Country Living Field Day in Carroll County, Ohio.

Water at Medina Co. Fair probable source of E. coli outbreak

Wednesday, October 11, 2000

Fingers are once again pointing to the Medina County Fair as the source of an E. coli outbreak in northeast Ohio this summer.

Environment could direct debate over farm policy

Thursday, October 5, 2000

Look for the American public to expect greater environmental responsibility for its investment in agriculture in the next farm bill debate.

House built by soy, of soy, for soy

Thursday, October 5, 2000

The House that Soy Built, an icon to the many uses of soy, opened at this year’s Farm Science Review.


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