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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.

How to manage burned-out pastures

Thursday, August 22, 2002

Get tips on how to manage and graze dry pastures during the summer drought.

Lessons linger from long-ago summers

Thursday, August 22, 2002

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

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.

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.”

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Great Neighbors

Thursday, August 8, 2002

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Economic stimulus? Just enforce NAFTA

Thursday, August 8, 2002

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

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.

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…

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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