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Some USDA corn data ‘puzzling’

Thursday, November 16, 2000

Unless demand is greater than currently projected, there may not be much further upside left in the corn market until spring.

Spirit of Christmas lights up museum open house

Thursday, November 16, 2000

The Wellsville Historical Society will hold its annual Christmas open house during the next four weekends.

Time to buy: Clock brings $25,000 bid

Thursday, November 16, 2000

An eclectic mix of objects brought many interested buyers to Pittsburgh for Dargate Auction Galleries’ three-day sale in October.

WPA arts project posters now online

Thursday, November 16, 2000

The Library of Congress has added its collection of Depression-era posters to its online archive.

Buckeye Trail FFA lends a hand to longhorns

Thursday, November 9, 2000

A Buckeye Trails High School vocational agriculture class and Dickinson Cattle Company of Barnesville teamed together to win a wheelbarrow full of awards at the 2000 annual International Texas Longhorn Association championship show.

DeFina fall auction brings hefty bids

Thursday, November 9, 2000

A recent DeFina auction featured items from the collections of the Western Reserve Historical Society.

Dinner in Jewett to celebrate General Custer’s birthday

Thursday, November 9, 2000

Ohioans in the small eastern village of Jewett will celebrate the birthday of Gen. George Custer in a special event.

Krause to make tillage tools for Caterpillar

Thursday, November 9, 2000

Caterpillar Agricultural Products Inc. will offer a line of tillage tools manufactured by Krause Corporation, Hutchinson, Kan., for use with track tractors.

Photo history collection open at Penn State

Thursday, November 9, 2000

A collection of daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes, ivorytypes, opaltypes, cyanotypes, daguerreotype cases and other historical photos is on display at Penn State University.

Ag package includes direct payments and crop insurance reform

Wednesday, November 8, 2000

Congress approves farm assistance package that includes crop insurance overhaul.

Butterflies free to fly: Study finds Bt corn safe for butterfly

Wednesday, November 8, 2000

A University of Illinois field test found a Bt corn variety had no adverse effect on black swallowtail caterpillars, but a lab test on a different event drew words of caution.

Ohio EPA gives Stoll Farms the green light

Wednesday, November 8, 2000

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has issued a final permit to allow Stoll Farms Inc. to expand its Wayne County dairy farm.

Ohio may be extinct as Corn Belt

Wednesday, November 8, 2000

Ohio’s land values and land use are shifting from the Midwest into the Northeast.

Ohio Senate approves Mumper’s livestock bill

Wednesday, November 8, 2000

The Ohio Senate approved legislation May 24 to transfer regulation of large livestock operations from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to the Ohio Department of Agriculture.

Select Sires gains power

Wednesday, November 8, 2000

The members of Select Sires and Sire Power have approved the merger of the two artificial insemination cooperatives.

Taft addresses ag and the environment

Wednesday, November 8, 2000

Ohio Gov. Bob Taft responded to a set of questions concerning environmental issues and agriculture.

Antiques Shows and Sales – Week of Nov. 2, 2000

Thursday, November 2, 2000

Check out this listing of antiques shows and sales advertised in Farm and Dairy.

Bill Steel of Freedom, Beaver County, was re-elected to a third term as master of the Pennsylvania State Grange.

Thursday, November 2, 2000

Beaver County man elected master of Pa. State Grange for third term

Dairy producers to get payments

Thursday, November 2, 2000

New market loss assistance payments to milk producers are expected to go out within the next few months. Ag appropriations bill also expands the dairy options program.

Don’t let heavy hand of government hold back economic growth

Thursday, November 2, 2000

What is really the prime mover of today’s booming economy. One reader offers his view.

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