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Lee E. Fetters

Friday, October 1, 2010

Lee E. Fetters, 84, a lifetime resident of New Lyme, Ohio, died Sept. 28, 2010, at Jefferson Healthcare Center. He was born Jan. 24, 1926, in New Lyme, a son of the late Wilma M. (Bebout) and Roy A. Fetters. Mr. Fetters served in the U.S. Army during World War II in the Philippines and […]

AI helps with planned fall breeding, cost and conception rates comparable to natural service

Thursday, September 30, 2010

MT. VERNON, Mo. — Fall calving is becoming more popular each year in southwest Missouri, according to Eldon Cole, a livestock specialist with University of Missouri Extension. “This means females will be bred around Nov. 20 for a Sept. 1 calf. We’re only two months away from that target date,” said Cole. With such an […]

Anaerobic digester grant opportunity drawing to a close

Thursday, September 30, 2010

WOOSTER, Ohio — Farmers who want to install an anaerobic digester should act quickly to receive financial assistance. Quasar Energy Group, a Cleveland based company with projects in Wooster and throughout the state, is matching $25,000 of USDA grant money, on digester projects secured in writing by Tuesday, Oct. 5. The federal government is offering […]

Vacation with us…Rhoades

Thursday, September 30, 2010

When traveling to Topsail Beach in North Carolina, John Rhoades from Kent, Ohio, brought along his whole family as well as a copy of Farm and Dairy to enjoy on the beach. From left to right; Wendy, Sandie, John, Andrew, Annie, and Emma who is kneeling in front. Glad Farm and Dairy could add some […]

Vacation with us…Potter

Thursday, September 30, 2010

From the lowest valley to the highest mountains, Farm and Dairy gets around. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that Don and Amy Potter from Marietta, Ohio, took a copy with them when they visited Gatlinburg, Tenn. Thanks for showing us the Great Smoky Mountains!

Vacation with us…Miller

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Even the rich and famous need to read, so Owen Miller, with his dad Neal, from Medina, Ohio, decided to travel to Beverly Hills, in southern California, and show the celebrities what they were missing by touting around a copy of the Farm and Dairy. How did you guys avoid the paparazzi?

Vacation with us…Densmore

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Family trips are the best, and Farm and Dairy loves to tag along. Such was the case when Eva Stepnicka, from Atlanta, visited her grandparents Chuck and Patty Densmore in Garrettsville, Ohio. Even the pony was excited to be in the photo with the paper! Also pictured is Samantha Ensinger.

A roundup of FFA news for the week of Sept. 30, 2010

Thursday, September 30, 2010

INDIANAPOLIS — Cameron Bookman of the Waterford FFA Chapter has been selected to play baritone in the National FFA Band. Process. Bookman submitted an audition tape and was one of 85 FFA members selected. The band will perform several times Oct. 20-23 at the 83rd National FFA Convention in the Conseco Fieldhouse. National FFA Band […]

Renewable energy tours planned Oct. 2-3 all across Ohio

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

ALLIANCE, Ohio — Across Ohio, people are trimming their energy bills, increasing their independence and taking steps to address climate change. Anyone can get involved and those interested can join others for the annual solar tour.

Pennsylvania farmers struggling with drought, but some doing well

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Pennsylvania farmers dealing with a precipitation deficit approaching 9 inches below average are trying to make the best of a parched situation, according to experts in Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection recently issued a drought warning for 24 counties, and the remainder of the […]


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