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Wealth of nations relies on Jack Frost

Thursday, September 27, 2001

Economists William Masters of Purdue University and Margaret McMillan of Tufts University say frost plays two important roles in establishing the haves and the have nots of the world.

Aspiring inventors abound in America

Thursday, September 20, 2001

According to the poll, sponsored by the National Inventors Hall of Fame, based in Akron, a full one-third of Americans have aspired to be inventors or thought they had an idea that would make a good invention.

‘Backyard History’ lessons delivered in 4 easy lectures

Thursday, September 20, 2001

The East Liverpool Museum of Ceramics is presenting a four-week lecture series concentrating on local history.

Don’t jump to conclusions about attack

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Muslims, however, are an integral part of American society and a positive presence in communities across the nation. Americans should resist jumping to conclusions about the perpetrators.

Earn seven Star Awards: Carroll Co. FB volunteers shine

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Carroll County Farm Bureau’s volunteer leaders received the state’s highest awards for local programming during the county’s annual meeting Sept. 11.

Explore alternative ways to boost income at Country Living Field Day

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Country Living Field Day showcases alternatives for farm families.

History lovers can explore tribes of Ohio Valley

Thursday, September 20, 2001

The second annual Ohio Valley Eastern Woodland Indian Seminar & Encampment Oct. 26-28, at Prickett’s Fort State Park in Fairmont, W.Va.

In wake of tragedy: Commodity markets seen quickly returning to fundamentals

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Fundamental supply and demand forces will likely return to drive commodity prices following the Sept. 11 tragedy, a Kansas State University economist said.

New crime lab unveiled in northeast Ohio

Thursday, September 20, 2001

The Richland facility will bring the most advanced forensic technology, computer crime investigative assistance, and law enforcement training closer to area police departments and sheriff’s offices.

Now’s the time to pump up ethanol use

Thursday, September 20, 2001

A reader urges the U.S. legislature to “wake up and begin funding more ethanol plants.”

Ohio crop yields higher in September

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Ohio corn and soybean yields are expected to be higher than the previous month.

Ohio fall foliage viewing season nears

Thursday, September 20, 2001

For Ohioans and out-of-state visitors who want to savor this year’s foliage at its peak, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources recommends fall color events at state parks, forests and nature preserves.

Portage Co. farms featured in Sept. 23 self-guided tour

Thursday, September 20, 2001

The 2001 Portage County Farm City drive-it-yourself tour will take place Sept. 23 from noon to 4 p.m. and will include four unique family farms.

Pumpkin diseases severe this year

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Fungal diseases could result in slim pickings for customers looking for a pumpkin to carve for Halloween this year.

Rolling pins & logs thrown in the Black Walnut days contests

Thursday, September 20, 2001

The 13th annual Switzerland of Ohio Black Walnut Festival will be held Oct. 13-14 at the Monroe County Fairgrounds in Woodsfield, Ohio.

Stalk rot widespread in Ohio

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Stalk rot causing lodging can cost corn growers lost yields, income.

U.S.-Canada Hereford performance data updated

Thursday, September 20, 2001

A joint North American cattle evaluation task force, representing the American and Canadian Hereford associations allows head-to-head, cross-country comparisons on more than 2 million animals.

“Ponds with a Purpose”: Review hosts daily farm pond clinic

Thursday, September 13, 2001

The one-hour clinic will show how ponds work and the best ways to manage them. The goal: To help pond owners head off problems and, in the end, save money.

2001 Farm Science Review Schedule of Events

Thursday, September 13, 2001

The 2001 Farm Science Review will be Sept. 18-20 at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center near New London, Ohio, with a full schedule of events each of the three days.

Buckeye Egg neighbors awarded $19.2 million

Thursday, September 13, 2001

A Licking County Common Pleas Court jury, after spending the weekend in deliberations, returned a verdict Sunday, Sept. 9, finding Buckeye Egg guilty of causing environmental damage, and awarded 21 area residents the damage judgment.

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