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Lessons linger from long-ago summers

Thursday, August 22, 2002

Columnist Judith Sutherland looks back on the possibilities summer offered in days gone by.

Dairy Excel: Somatic cell count: How low can it go?

Thursday, August 22, 2002

Dennis Weilnau compares herd somatic cell counts and examines dairy farm attitudes.

Dorr appointment is ‘vulgar abuse of power’

Thursday, August 22, 2002

Reader says President George Bush’s “recess appointment” of controversial Tom Dorr as undersecretary of agriculture for rural development, after the Senate Ag Committee refused to recommend his confirmation to the full Senate can only be termed a vulgar abuse of power.

As school begins, Cort’s Lyme disease battle continues

Thursday, August 15, 2002

Columnist Judith Sutherland shares the ongoing horror her family faces in the battle against Lyme disease. Her son, Cort, experiences symptoms of chronic Lyme disease – “like living through a nightmare that just won’t go away.”

Dairy Channel: Tips for on-farm assessment, environmental review program

Thursday, August 15, 2002

An on-farm environmental assessment can help producers address problem areas, says columnist and ag extension agent Ernest Oelker.

Unlocking the mystery of hidden flower gardens

Thursday, August 15, 2002

Columnist Roy Booth takes a trip down the memory lane into village and farmstead flower gardens.

Lessons from a child

Thursday, August 15, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb shares the wisdom of her 5-year-old neighbor, Zoe.

Committed to committees: How to run government without trying

Thursday, August 15, 2002

If you’ve ever sat on a committee, or ever worked with one, or even tried to talk to one, you’ll know exactly what columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt is talking about in this week’s column.

Read it Again: Week of Aug. 15, 2002

Thursday, August 15, 2002

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

Hazard A Guess: Week of Aug. 15, 2002

Thursday, August 15, 2002

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

Hazard A Guess: Week of Aug. 8, 2002

Thursday, August 8, 2002

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

Zoo’ of dogs provides love, therapy

Thursday, August 8, 2002

It’s a dog’s life around columnist Judie Sutherland’s house. But that’s not all bad…

From simplistic to cathedral styles: Tour will visit several Ohio barns

Thursday, August 8, 2002

More than 2,000 preservationists from across the nation will convene Oct. 8-13 in Cleveland for the National Preservation Conference

Dairy Excel: What’s your milk quality mind set?

Thursday, August 8, 2002

Research has shown that attitude is a key component in the continuous improvement process. Extension Ag Agent Chris Zoller explores the connection between management attitude and farm quality and profitability.

Economic stimulus? Just enforce NAFTA

Thursday, August 8, 2002

Enforcing NAFTA could be a powerful economic stimulus package and anti-terrorism tool.

Ornaments long part of garden decor

Thursday, August 8, 2002

Landscape ornaments often forgotten in the collectible world, or in the effort to restore an older home.

Great Neighbors

Thursday, August 8, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb shares family discipline thoughts: Does “sparing the rod” really help?

At the tone, please mind your manners

Thursday, August 8, 2002

Telephone customer service? What’s that? Columnist Kym Seabolt reminds readers what good telephone manners really are.

Read it Again: Week of Aug. 8, 2002

Thursday, August 8, 2002

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

Kitchen, house chores in days of old

Thursday, August 1, 2002

Enjoy today’s modern kitchen conveniences because, as columnist Roy Booth relates this week, these creature comforts weren’t always around.

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