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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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Inns back then served many purposes

Thursday, October 11, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the remnants of the dwellings that housed the travelers along the old stage coach routes.

Mother’s Toils and Foils

Thursday, October 11, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes about the stress of parenthood and why anger management can make it easier.

Read it Again: Week of Oct. 11, 2001.

Thursday, October 11, 2001

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

Hazard A Guess: Week of Oct. 11, 2001

Thursday, October 11, 2001

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

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.

These days you find them under foot

Thursday, October 4, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the old grind-stones, now turned into lawn ornaments or consigned to foot paths as stepping stones.

Why vegetarian food?

Thursday, October 4, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes about the growing trend toward vegetarian diet.

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