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Hazard A Guess: Week of Nov. 15, 2001

Thursday, November 15, 2001

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

Dairy Excel: Will hospital and nursing home bills rob you of your home and farm?

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Many of us who are nearing retirement age have not sufficiently planned for the increasingly likely possibility of being incapacitated or disabled.

Agriculture not to blame for antibiotic resistance

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Of all antibiotics used in the United States, only 6.1 percent are used for growth promotion in food-producing animals, so don’t blame livestock producers for antibiotic resistance.

Think globally, buy locally

Thursday, November 15, 2001

If events of Sept. 11 make you nervous about the U.S. food supply, get to know a local farmer, says this letter writer.

Line fence law not always straight-forward

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Like it or not, Ohio law generally requires both landowners to equally share the costs of constructing and maintaining a fence.

Toaster waffles no comparison to iron-made versions

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about waffles and wafers.

Family night vacation highlight

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb gives tribute where tribute is due.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Nov. 8, 2001

Thursday, November 8, 2001

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

Dairy Channel: Pricing high moisture ear corn

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Ernie Oelker, agricultural extension agent in Columbiana County, discusses the factors and formulas involved in figuring a fair price for ear corn.

Dairy compact benefits are real

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Ohio State Grange disputes Farm Bureau figures from an article in the Oct. 18 “Farm and Dairy” on dairy compacts.

Dairy compact could help

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Ashtabula County dairy farmer cites strong support for dairy compacts in Ohio.

One-lane bridge is unsafe

Thursday, November 8, 2001

A letter signed by 34 members of the Damascas Ruritan Club calls attention to the safety of a one-line bridge in Butler Township of Columbiana County.

Read it Again: Week of Nov. 8, 2001.

Wednesday, November 7, 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.

Writing to correct misunderstandings

Thursday, November 1, 2001

The executive director of the Northeast Dairy Compact Commission writes to clarify possible misunderstandings about the compact reported in Farm and Dairy.

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.

Dolls of wood have enduring qualities

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes of the most elderly of dolls and most enduring of the dolls collectors love to have.

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.

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.

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.

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