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Parian bisque doll heads captivate

Thursday, September 19, 2002

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the admired “parian” antique dolls.

How We Behold

Thursday, September 19, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes to encourage readers to live in the moment yet remember the past.

America begs you, keep the change

Thursday, September 19, 2002

Columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt recalls the “New Coke scare” and, with proof from a McDonald’s lawsuit, proves that America doesn’t like change.

Read it Again: Week of Sept. 19, 2002

Thursday, September 19, 2002

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

Warmers: Eat it while it’s still hot

Thursday, September 12, 2002

You might never think about food warmers as collectibles – in fact, you might never have thought about them at all, until columnist Roy Booth sparked your curiousity with this week’s column.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Sept. 12, 2002

Thursday, September 12, 2002

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

Lessons learned from a tractor

Thursday, September 12, 2002

It was a rusty old tractor, one destined to push columnist Kym Seabolt’s marriage into divorce court until, well, you’ll just have to read her column this week to find out more.

Read it Again: Week of Sept. 12, 2002

Thursday, September 12, 2002

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

What?! Cashing in on stupidity

Thursday, September 12, 2002

What do you mean “cruise control” won’t steer my Winnebago? Columnist Judith Sutherland shares some lawsuits that you won’t believe! (Or maybe you will.)

Late Night Dates With Daddy

Thursday, September 12, 2002

Little Kathie Steeb, daughter of Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb, discovered a hidden plus to all those late-night theatre practices.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Sept. 5, 2002

Thursday, September 5, 2002

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

Spritz, spray, wipe: In defense of dirt (and other healthy snacks)

Thursday, September 5, 2002

All those veteran moms who picked up the baby’s pacifier off the floor, wiped it on their pants and popped it back in baby’s mouth knew something after all, says columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt.

Army food and worldwide cuisine

Thursday, September 5, 2002

Military chow has a lasting, often lousy reputation, shares columnist Roy Booth.

Read it Again: Week of Sept. 5, 2002

Thursday, September 5, 2002

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

Old barn comes full circle, back to use

Thursday, September 5, 2002

One Ohioan is working to preserve the heritage of an 1880s barn and pass on the traditions of previous tenants to his sons.

Because of hot, dry summer, this will be an interesting fall for grazing

Thursday, September 5, 2002

Graziers are asking how to extend the grazing season and still get ahead of the game with solid fall pasture management. OSU Extension Agent Tom Noyes shares some tips in this week’s “All About Grazing.”

Unusual farm facts worth sharing

Thursday, September 5, 2002

Those who grew up on a farm often take the wonder of farm life for granted. Columnist Judith Sutherland shares some interesting tidbits about farm wonders in her column this week.

The wonder of Oz

Thursday, September 5, 2002

The experience of community theatre was a new one for family life editor Laurie Steeb, but one worth sharing.

Table settings throughout the years

Thursday, August 29, 2002

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes of the evolution of modern plates and silverware.

Dairy Channel: How to price standing corn for silage

Thursday, August 29, 2002

Diane Shoemaker guides producers through the process of pricing fields for silage.

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