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Agriculture not to blame for antibiotic resistance

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Of all antibiotics used in the United States, only 6.1 percent are used for growth promotion in food-producing animals, so don’t blame livestock producers for antibiotic resistance.

Black raspberries do your body good

Thursday, November 15, 2001

A cup of black raspberries a day may help keep esophageal cancer at bay.

Corn leaf blight returns to Ohio

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Northern corn leaf blight, a fungal disease that can cause significant yield losses under wet weather conditions, has been found in cornfields throughout southern Ohio this season. The disease was last seen in Ohio in the early 1990s.

Four clues to what you’ll pay on eBay auctions

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Is there method to the madness of bidding online for an item? Yes, according to a study of eBay coin transactions.

Ohio counties eligible for USDA emergency loans

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Thirty-six Ohio counties are eligible for USDA emergency farm loans due to losses caused by excessive rain, flooding, and army worms that occurred earlier this year.

Ohioan shows champion in Louisville

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Carroll County Brown Swiss breeder Brian Scharver showed the grand champion Swss at this year’s North American International Livestock Exposition.

Post September 11: Does cattle industry need to worry?

Thursday, November 15, 2001

A weaker economy, a reaction to the events of Sept. 11, is less supportive to beef sales.

Restored village celebrates holidays with historical twist

Thursday, November 15, 2001

The story of how holiday celebrations evolved is traced through the activities and special tours in Sauder Village in northwestern Ohio Nov. 23-24 and Nov. 30-Dec. 1.

Reverse painted lamp sells for $8,900

Thursday, November 15, 2001

A late summer Ohio auction saw a Handel lamp cross the sale block at $8,900.

Roscoe Village celebrates holidays old-fashioned way

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Visitors at Historic Roscoe Village will experience an old-fashioned Christmas in this restored canal town throughout December.

Several Ohio state parks offering cottage specials

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Two-night cottage stays earn free extra nights in eight Ohio state parks this winter.

Think globally, buy locally

Thursday, November 15, 2001

If events of Sept. 11 make you nervous about the U.S. food supply, get to know a local farmer, says this letter writer.

Wind farms’ income still up in the air

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Be careful before throwing caution – and cash – to the wind when exploring wind farm options.

Columbiana County steer weigh-in is Nov. 17

Thursday, November 8, 2001

The junior fair weigh-in is mandatory for all steers to be shown at next summer’s fair.

Dairy compact benefits are real

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Ohio State Grange disputes Farm Bureau figures from an article in the Oct. 18 “Farm and Dairy” on dairy compacts.

Dairy compact could help

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Ashtabula County dairy farmer cites strong support for dairy compacts in Ohio.

Dairyman-lawyer to share insight

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Don Bennink, a managing partner of North Florida Holsteins in Bell, Fla., will speak on dairy management at two luncheon meetings in Smithville and New Bremen Dec. 3 and 4.

Don’t use soy-diesel blend in your engines

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Many engine manufacturers will void the engine warranty if soy-diesel is burned in an engine.

Farm Readership and Demographics

Thursday, November 8, 2001

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Felumlee earns FFA Degree

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Mary Felumlee was one of four Ohioans presented the Honorary American Degree in Louisville.

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