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McKinley Museum focus history tours through August

Thursday, June 27, 2002

McKinley Museum and National Memorial will have specialized tours of different history areas this summer.

Ohio environmental stewardship awards

Thursday, June 27, 2002

Five family livestock farmers were presented this year’s environmental stewardship awards for their management practices.

Thanks for the memories

Thursday, June 27, 2002

Let’s Talk Barns column renews memories of life on the farm for Chicago reader.

Tick spread affects rise in Lyme disease

Thursday, June 27, 2002

Blacklegged ticks are on the move in Pennsylvania. And their spread has coincided with an increase in reported cases of Lyme disease in the past few years.

Watch no-till corn for fungal disease

Thursday, June 27, 2002

Corn growers who use no-till or minimal tillage practices face potential disease problems this growing season.

An empty aisle: Heavy rainfall gives vegetable lovers little to pick

Thursday, June 20, 2002

Wet fields have prevented Ohio’s tomato and other vegetable crop producers from planting in a timely manner, which may result in reduced yields.

Deadline nears for Pa. nutrient grant program

Thursday, June 20, 2002

Pennsylvania is offering nutrient management grants for livestock producers, up to $75,000.

Death tax repeal dies in Senate

Thursday, June 20, 2002

The U.S. Senate killed an amendment that would have permanently repealed the death tax.

Fourteen Pennsylvania counties remain in drought emergency

Thursday, June 20, 2002

Pa. Gov. Mark Schweiker recently lifted the drought emergency for six counties and restored 14 other counties to normal status.

Historic oak tree in Maryland leaves deep roots

Thursday, June 20, 2002

Since its beginning in the 1500s, the Wye oak tree saw the birth of a nation and survived countless thunderstorms, tornadoes and diseases, but was toppled by high winds June 6.

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