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Read it Again: Week of Aug. 1, 2002

Thursday, August 1, 2002

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

Hazard A Guess: Week of August 1, 2001

Thursday, August 1, 2002

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

Judith Sutherland:Rescuing pets from flames is heroic

Thursday, August 1, 2002

What happens to livestock and animals in the middle of a disaster like a wildfire, or a residential fire, for that matter. Columnist Judie Sutherland shares a story of local fire fighting heroics.

Dairy Channel: Even rain won’t dispel worries over quality of this year’s dairy feed

Thursday, August 1, 2002

Even though this year’s feed nutrient values may be unique and yields will be down, corn silage is still likely to be the best forage value for the dollar. When should you chop? Answers to this and other forage questions by OSU Extension District Dairy Specialist Dianne Shoemaker.

Harvesting drought-stressed forages

Thursday, August 1, 2002

Harvest management strategies are different for legumes, depending on if the stands are new, established or of a particular forage species. An OSU specialist offers harvesting tips.

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.

Hearth to Heart:Goodbye Life: Hello Mom

Thursday, August 1, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb’s teen daughter is sacrificing her bedroom to ease Laurie’s recuperation from automobile accident injuries.

Stockpiling forage is easy to do

Thursday, July 25, 2002

Late July or August is when producers in Ohio need to start preparing fields for stockpiling.

Natural glass by God, gem by man

Thursday, July 25, 2002

The various colors, combination of colors and expertise required to make glass is the substance of wonder and mystery to any new or experienced glass collector.

Diversion For The Disabled

Thursday, July 25, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb shares more on her temporary disability – recuperating at home after an automobile accident.

Missing my misspent younger years

Thursday, July 25, 2002

Columnist Kym Seabolt confesses that “in her day,” a “rave” was a brand of hairspray.

Read it Again: Week of July 25, 2002

Thursday, July 25, 2002

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

Hazard A Guess: Week of July 25, 2002

Thursday, July 25, 2002

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

Farmer’s daughter no longer ignored

Thursday, July 25, 2002

Columnist Judie Sutherland is glad to see a growing trend toward more daughters working alongside their farmer fathers.

Dairy Excel: Markets: Just how low can we go?

Thursday, July 25, 2002

Information coming out of the USDA or the Farm Service Agency on the counter-cyclical payment program mechanism included in the National Dairy Market Loss Payment Program, is sparse, but OSU ag economist Cam Thraen tries to sort through the mess.

Furniture made for comfort or grace

Thursday, July 18, 2002

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes of the details on furniture from the Victorian era.

Crash

Thursday, July 18, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb is amazed how little human-to-human contact raises hope during times of trauma, including her recent car accident.

Independence Day the Canadian way

Thursday, July 18, 2002

Columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt tells why it was only natural for her family to celebrate Independence Day by hightailing it for the border.

Read it Again: Week of July 18, 2002

Thursday, July 18, 2002

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

Hazard A Guess: Week of July 18, 2002

Thursday, July 18, 2002

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

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