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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.

Read it Again: Week of Aug. 29, 2002

Thursday, August 29, 2002

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

Is life really survival of the wittiest?

Thursday, August 29, 2002

Columnist Judith Sutherland defends her theory of survival of the wittiest, complete with examples of rural orneriness.

Ol’ Dad and his RV

Thursday, August 29, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes of her family RV journey.

Life Out Loud:Banish clutter? Banish the thought

Thursday, August 29, 2002

Columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt explains why she refuses to declare war on household clutter.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Aug. 29, 2002

Thursday, August 29, 2002

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

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.

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.

As American as mom, hot dogs, and passing the buck

Thursday, August 22, 2002

Columnist Kymberly Foster Seabolt offers commentary on the need to pass responsibility for our own irresponsibility.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Aug. 22, 2001

Thursday, August 22, 2002

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

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.

Lessons linger from long-ago summers

Thursday, August 22, 2002

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

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