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Grin and please don’t bare it

Thursday, July 11, 2002

As a nation stricken with uncertainty, we are seeking the comfortable; however, wearing pajamas in public is going too far.

4th of July Feelings

Thursday, July 11, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes this year’s fireworks were the best ever – just like each year’s Christmas tree is the best.

Grading today’s honor roll

Thursday, July 11, 2002

Reader asks how 60-75 percent of pupils can make the honor roll.

Let’s Talk Turkey…

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes about the fine art of cooking a turkey in one of those new turkey fryers.

Hazard A Guess: Week of July 4, 2002

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

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

Dairy Channel: Hoof trimmers get cozy with feet

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

Hoof trimmers go back to school to bone up on the latest hoof health news, trimming methods and herd health.

Read it Again: Week of July 4, 2002

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

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

The Sutherland family dog speaks

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

Columnist Judith Sutherland shares an update on family life through the eyes of their four-legged family member.

A traditional timber frame craftsman

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

Ohio mourns the death of a third generation Amish timber framer and barn builder who carried on a rich family tradition of crafting buildings for the American farmstead.

Take the pork out of Washington

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

Reader wants to see the end of pork barrell politics.

Remembering yesteryear farm tools

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

Antique columnist Roy Booth explains some of the more curious tools used in days gone by.

Signed, sealed, and undelivered

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

Columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt ponders the black hole we know as the U.S. Postal Service.

Wool-stuffed bags bring up spinning era

Thursday, June 27, 2002

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes of the days when the Hartzell and Bedell farms were busy with sheep shearing in North Benton, Ohio.

Advice on how to be a columnist,unless your name is Britney Spears

Thursday, June 27, 2002

Columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt has often been approached by many aspiring columnists who wish to know how one actually gets into the business.

Rain Clouds

Thursday, June 27, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes a poem.

Start forage management now

Thursday, June 27, 2002

High level or rainfall means more forage growth, but also softer soil conditions and the potential for mud and compaction problems.

Dairy Excel: Check the pulse of your farm business

Thursday, June 27, 2002

How are decisions made on the farm?

Thanks for the memories

Thursday, June 27, 2002

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

Read it Again: Week of June 27, 2001

Thursday, June 27, 2002

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

Final chapter of an Ashland family

Thursday, June 27, 2002

The final part of the Myers family: Their tragedy and success. The story goes on.

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