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Embracing silence in a noisy world

Thursday, April 10, 2003

Columnist Judith Sutherland reminds us to stop and smell the roses (or hear simple truths).

Dairy Channel: Dairy Channel: Smaller guys lose less money each day than big guys

Thursday, April 10, 2003

OSU Extension Dairy Specialist Dianne Shoemaker shares observations from a recent trip out West.

Summer lounging, picnics in 1940

Thursday, April 10, 2003

They don’t make picnics like they used to, says columnist Roy Booth.

Six Slackers in A Sardine Tin

Thursday, April 10, 2003

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb continues her tale of the family trip to Florida.

In books we have invaluable friends

Thursday, April 3, 2003

A person who loves books is never lacking a companion, observes columnist Roy Booth.

Out on a limb: The tree and I

Thursday, April 3, 2003

Columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt is trying to get to the root of a bureaucratic problem that could leave her out on a limb.

Read it Again: Week of April 3, 2003.

Thursday, April 3, 2003

Each week Farm and Dairy takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Hazard A Guess: Week of April 3, 2003.

Thursday, April 3, 2003

Each week Farm and Dairy challenges readers to identify a small tool or gadget.

Lifelong desire for rich, green fields

Thursday, April 3, 2003

Meeting Louis Bromfield sparked the desire of columnist Judith Sutherland’s father to become a farmer.

A sneak peek of the barn conference

Thursday, April 3, 2003

The fourth annual Ohio Barn Conference is April 25-26 in Ross County.

Dairy Excel: Preparing the next general manager

Thursday, April 3, 2003

Tuscarawas County Extension Agent Chris Zoller emphasizes the importance of business transition in this week’s Dairy Excel column.

Funds better suited for classrooms, not locker rooms

Thursday, April 3, 2003

Reader wonders why school district is emphasizing locker rooms, not classrooms, in latest construction round.

Rotational grazing is easy, beneficial

Thursday, April 3, 2003

Grazing columnist Mark Landefeld writes from personal experience: Getting started is the hardest part.

On the origin of fireplace tools

Thursday, March 27, 2003

Collectors often referred to fireplace implements as “furniture.”

Mend Fences or Tear Them Down?

Thursday, March 27, 2003

Although it might be time to check fences and make repairs, there is another way to look at them. This was sent in to family life editor Laurie Marlatt Steeb by an anonymous reader:

Learning to let go is a hard lesson

Thursday, March 27, 2003

Columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt lost two of her pets this month. Telling her two children was the hardest thing she ever had to do.

Read it Again: Week of March 27, 2003.

Thursday, March 27, 2003

Each week Farm and Dairy takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Hazard A Guess: Week of March 27, 2003.

Thursday, March 27, 2003

Each week Farm and Dairy challenges readers to identify a small tool or gadget.

Bromfield’s world, then and now…

Thursday, March 27, 2003

Louis Bromfield was a Pulitzer-prize winning author, but he wanted to be remembered for his contribution to agriculture, writes columnist Judith Sutherland in this week’s Farm and Dairy.

Dairy Channel: Biotech: Science vs. pseudo science

Thursday, March 27, 2003

Scientific advance always involves some risk of unintended outcomes. Columbiana County Ag Agent Ernest Oelker ponders comments by Norman Borlaug and their meaning for agriculture.

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