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Kenny Chesney, Lee Greenwood to perform at Canfield Fair

Thursday, June 13, 2002

This year’s Canfield Fair grandstand headliners will include Lee Greenwood, Sandi Patty, Journey with Peter Frampton, and Kenny Chesney.

Lumber grading school comes to western Pa.

Thursday, June 13, 2002

A six-week, accelerated version of the association’s Lumber Grading Program is coming to Titusville, Crawford County, July 8 to Aug. 16.

Manufactured homes dealt blow

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Reader comments on ruling in regard to manufactured homes.

Massillon transforms for blues event

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Diamond Court and Postal Place in downtown Massillon will be transformed for the evening into a retro blues club July 13.

May rains hold back planting

Thursday, June 13, 2002

With below average temperatures and not a lot of sunshine, farmers didn’t have much planting time, according to U.S. weather observer Edwin R. Copeland who watches the weather from his post in southern Columbiana County.

Ohio, Pa. Small Grains Days on tap

Thursday, June 13, 2002

A statewide small grains field day will be held in northwestern Ohio, and a similar event will be held in western Pennsylvania – both on June 20.

USDA extending certain CRP hardwood contracts

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Certain Conservation Reserve Program contracts expiring this year for hardwood tree practices may be extended for one year.

USDA proposes foot-and-mouth disease indemnity regulation

Thursday, June 13, 2002

The USDA proposed to amend its regulations to give the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service authority to pay 100 percent of the costs for purchase, destruction and disposition of animals should they become affected with foot-and-mouth disease.

What are the impacts of ethanol subsidies?

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Ethanol has received tax breaks since the mid-1970s and yet still remains unable to compete economically with gasoline without tax breaks. A new study hopes to find out if subsidies help farmers and consumers alike.

Wheat woes: Ohio crop is shrinking

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Wheat production in Ohio has been in a steady decline since 1996.

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