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Trumbull library workshop digs into preserving historical photos

Thursday, October 10, 2002

The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, will host two archives workshops on Oct. 21.

USDA changes MILC program

Thursday, October 10, 2002

Milk producers participating in the Milk Income Loss Contract program are now required to make their payment-start month selection before the next month’s prices are announced to the public.

USDA revises oilseed base in farm bill

Thursday, October 10, 2002

The USDA revised how it will establish oilseed bases under the new direct and counter-cyclical program contained in the 2002 farm bill.

Additional Ohio counties eligible for emergency aid through USDA

Thursday, October 3, 2002

In a continued effort to expedite emergency disaster declarations in areas hit hard by adverse weather conditions, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Ann M. Veneman announced Sept. 27 that additional counties are agricultural disaster areas.

Article reflected outdated woodland thinking

Thursday, October 3, 2002

An Indiana reader objects to recent article that pushed pasture over forestland.

Counter-cyclical payment rates released

Thursday, October 3, 2002

The sign-up period began Oct. 1 for the USDA’s counter-cyclical program payment rates for 2002-crop wheat, feed grains.

Farmers get break with tax law change

Thursday, October 3, 2002

Farmers who purchase tractors or other equipment, livestock, or vehicles or who decide to invest in new farm buildings this year may be able to take an additional 30 percent first year depreciation deduction on their taxes for 2002.

Furniture to dolls: Antique appraisals Oct. 9 in Navarre

Thursday, October 3, 2002

The Navarre-Bethlehem Township Historical Society will host an antiques appraisal day Oct. 9, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Grain handler database now updated for this harvest

Thursday, October 3, 2002

The American Seed Trade Association has updated its database of grain handlers accepting biotech corn approved in the United States but not yet approved for import into the European Union.

Guggisberg Cheese wins grand champion honor

Thursday, October 3, 2002

Guggisberg Cheese Company of Charm, Ohio, squeaked into first place to win the overall grand champion cheesemaker honor for 2002.

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