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Budget cut the prom

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes about a recent experience coming face to face with what a school prom means these days.

Pool raiders grab $63 million from F.O. 33 farmers

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Since June of 2000, 4.1 billion pounds of “producer milk not historically associated with F.O. 33″ has been pooled on the order – but less than 3 percent was actually delivered to F.O. 33.

Read it Again: Week of Nov. 1, 2001.

Thursday, November 1, 2001

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

Meals On Wheel needs support

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Columbiana County makes an appeal for support of United Way.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Nov. 1, 2001

Thursday, November 1, 2001

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

An American “POP” Culture

Thursday, October 25, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb confides some insight into the quentessential query about that perfect companion for just about everything, popcorn

Future value? As much of a chance as stock market

Thursday, October 25, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the vast world of pure enjoyment in collecting that lied somewhere between the pack rat and the forced decisions on what to discard.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Oct. 25, 2001

Thursday, October 25, 2001

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

Read it Again: Week of Oct. 25, 2001.

Thursday, October 25, 2001

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

Dairy Channel: Who wants to be vet?

Thursday, October 25, 2001

Dianne Shoemaker, northeast Ohio district dairy specialist with OSU Extension, writes about the dream of many farm kids, and the perseverance and patience it takes to get there.

Taft’s ethanol plan political hype

Thursday, October 25, 2001

A reader says the legislation Taft plans to support seems a token gesture rather than a plan.

Vandalism against farmers deserves justice

Thursday, October 18, 2001

The Mahoning County Farm Bureau.organization director writes about the attack on the Moff family dairy herd and the need to make sure such animal cruelty is not tolerated.

U.S. EPA still controls CAFO regs

Thursday, October 18, 2001

Reader writes to emphasize that Despite all the hype from the state agriculture department on its new large animal facility permitting process, the U.S. EPA is still very much in charge of the waters of Ohio and the CAFOs impacting them.

Dairy Excel: Many farm estate concerns remain

Thursday, October 18, 2001

Jim Polson, northeastern Ohio farm management specialist with OSU Extension, urges farm families to move forward in planning for their estate.

Tribute to Connie

Thursday, October 18, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb pays tribute to her friend Connie Smith who died recently and to the sweet and warm bit of her she keeps in her memories.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Oct. 18, 2001

Thursday, October 18, 2001

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

Read it Again: Week of Oct. 18, 2001.

Thursday, October 18, 2001

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

As autos evolved, pedal cars kept pace

Thursday, October 18, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about pedal cars and how closely they followed trends developing in the “grown-up” family cars sitting in the driveway.

Resolutions proposed for a solution

Thursday, October 18, 2001

A Waterford, Ohio, reader presents four resolutions/solutions to allow the United States to move forward with realistic resolution and a straight-forward solution to the devastation of terrorism.

Dairy Channel: Are you getting the most bang for your manure nutrient recycling buck?

Thursday, October 11, 2001

Ernie Oelker, agricultural extension agent in Columbiana County, writes about nutrient management plans for field application of manure.

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