Stories by Kristy Hebert

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A family’s tragedy: Six-year-old’s accident affects entire family

Thursday, October 27, 2005

THE ACCIDENT Six-year-old Kyle Daugherty could think of nothing else he’d rather do that Friday after Thanksgiving.

Worm company sued for millions

Thursday, April 24, 2003

The Oklahoma Securities Department filed the $14 million lawsuit against B&B Worm Farms.

Firefighters learn to save farmers

Thursday, April 24, 2003

Firefighters participating in the new agriculture rescue training program in Pennsylvania are learning how to save farmers.

Go fish: Opportunities hook farmers

Thursday, April 24, 2003

The opportunities for aquaculture speak for themselves. And a group of Ohio fish farmers are in the swim of things.

Ignored wishes: Organ

Thursday, April 17, 2003

Approximately 2,500 people are waiting for an organ transplant today in Ohio. Bill and Pauline McKarns of Columbiana County, Ohio, wish their son could have helped some of these people.

Goodell Farms cooks up happiness with syrup, potatoes and dairy

Thursday, April 17, 2003

At the Goodell’s farm near Mantua in Portage County, low inputs mean high outputs.

At the brink: Getting another chance

Thursday, April 17, 2003

April 26 will mark seven years – seven years that are “extras” to Larry Martz.

Tail docking doesn’t affect milk quality, cleanliness

Thursday, April 10, 2003

A recent study found that tail docking has no significant effect on milk quality, somatic cell count or udder and leg cleanliness, but don’t tell that to producers who dock.

Feed kills 90 alpacas in Ohio

Thursday, April 10, 2003

Approximately 90 alpacas have died in northern Ohio after eating the tainted feed.

Geraniums wither under terrorism quarantine

Thursday, April 3, 2003

The introduction of Ralstonia, a disease on the USDA’s top hazardous pathogen list, is thought to be unintentional.

Program aims to lift dreary milk prices

Thursday, April 3, 2003

The voluntary milk program is focusing on the supply side of the market, but an ag economist says this won’t work.

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