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Interpreting our Farm Aid editorial

Thursday, October 10, 2002

Reader is disappointed that Farm and Dairy didn’t support the intent behind the Farm Aid concerts.

Library designated Freedom Station

Thursday, October 10, 2002

The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library offers programs on the Underground Railroad in the region.

‘Long walk home’ looks at Navajo’s 1863 march

Thursday, October 10, 2002

Step back in time to 1863, when the U.S. Army forced more than 9,000 Navajos to make a grueling 380-mile march across New Mexico to a new reservation. A Nov. 1 program near Cleveland shares the story.

Release, let grow: Workshop for landowners about crop trees

Thursday, October 10, 2002

A one-day class designed to teach landowners how to use the crop tree management tools to meet their forest goals is planned Oct. 21.

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Article reflected outdated woodland thinking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.

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