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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. 11, 2001

Thursday, October 11, 2001

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

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.

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.

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.

Why vegetarian food?

Thursday, October 4, 2001

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

Read it Again: Week of Oct. 4, 2001.

Thursday, October 4, 2001

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

Hazard A Guess: Week of Oct. 4, 2001

Thursday, October 4, 2001

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

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.

Dairy Channel: Protect your herd from terrorism

Thursday, September 27, 2001

Dianne Shoemaker, northeast Ohio district dairy specialist with OSU Extension, writes about the animal terrorism that occurred right in Mahoning County last June.

Composting could have helped Buckeye Egg

Thursday, September 27, 2001

A Mansfield reader comments on what Buckeye Egg could have done with a composting system.

Oh Great Government, hear our prayer

Thursday, September 27, 2001

Frank Kostecki of Salem prays to the federal government, as a taxpayer, to use public money to rebuild and to fund the war, but to take no prisoners.

Read it Again: Week off Sept. 27, 2001.

Thursday, September 27, 2001

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

Cameo history told at glass museum

Thursday, September 27, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth explores the history of that masterpiece of 2000 years of glass-making, Cameo glass.

Hazard A Guess: Week off Sept. 27, 2001

Thursday, September 27, 2001

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

ONLY WORDS

Thursday, September 27, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes about values and permanenc.

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