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Workshop, tour planned for limited resource farmers

Thursday, August 8, 2002

A tour, workshop, and picnic for limited resource farmers will be held at Ohio State University’s South Centers in Piketon, Ohio, Aug. 23.

Alumnus recounts 4-H days, gives $50,000 to new center

Thursday, August 1, 2002

Former 4-H’er Tiney McComb and his wife, Helena, along with his bank based in Gahanna, Ohio, pledged $50,000 to the new Ohio 4-H Center to be built on the OSU campus in Columbus.

Atwater Kent radio 5 sells for $7,500

Thursday, August 1, 2002

An Atwater Kent model 5 sold for $7,500 at a recent auction for Larry Anderson, program manager of WWVA, a country radio station in Wheeling, W.Va.

Building doctors making house calls

Thursday, August 1, 2002

The Carroll County Historical Society and the Ohio Historic Preservation Office will sponsor a Building Doctor Clinic for old-building owners in the Carrollton, Ohio, area Aug. 8-9.

Celebrating 4-H’s Ninth decade: 4-H helps youth at risk

Thursday, August 1, 2002

This week, Farm and Dairy continues its timeline of activities, events and people who shaped the first 100 years of the 4-H youth development program.

Coca-Cola and advertising items featured at sale

Thursday, August 1, 2002

Coca-Cola memorabilia and other advertising items will be featured at a flea market sponsored by the Western Reserve chapter of the Coca-Cola Collectors Club.

Cornfields are dying for a good soaking

Thursday, August 1, 2002

The current pollination stage of most corn in the region’s fields is a critical time in the crop’s development.

Crop insurance program expands into Pennsylvania

Thursday, August 1, 2002

USDA’s Adjusted Gross Revenue crop insurance pilot program has expanded to eight counties in Pennsylvania.

Don’t skip soybean aphid scouting despite low appearance numbers

Thursday, August 1, 2002

The presence of the soybean aphid marks the third year it has been found in Ohio, and each season has brought more questions rather than answers in the challenge to effectively control the insect.

East greets West at Fort Pitt

Thursday, August 1, 2002

A temporary exhibit at Pittsburgh’s Fort Pitt Museum examines the chief differences in the material cultures of the Eastern Woodland Indians and the Western Plains Indians.

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