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Wood engraving once common art

Thursday, February 8, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the history of wood engraving to reproduce pictures in books magazines and newspapers.

Some firsts in post-war toys

Thursday, February 1, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the sturdier and larger American-made toys that appeared just after World War II.

Pulling lawn tractors sounds fun

Thursday, February 1, 2001

Donovan fan takes a new look at his own lawn tractors.

Working to improve rural vision

Thursday, February 1, 2001

George Slater explains the position of the Ohio Farmers Union in support of the Nobel County visioning program.

Dairy Excel: BSE: The history and implications

Thursday, February 1, 2001

Columbiana County Extension agent Ernie Oelker explains mad cow disease.

Justice for the justice department

Thursday, February 1, 2001

The nomination of Sen. John Ashcroft as attorney general shows that Bush is serious about cleaning up the justice department.

Hazard A Guess – Week of Jan. 25, 2001.

Thursday, January 25, 2001

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

Hello from Hazard.

Decorative tiles always in vogue

Thursday, January 25, 2001

Decorative tiles were first in demand by the wealthy, but American craftsmen soon developed products for average households, too.

Dairy Excel: Do you know your farm’s numbers

Thursday, January 25, 2001

Northeastern Ohio Extension specialist Jim Polson wants you to sharpen your pencil this winter.

Fuel-efficient vehicles are possible

Thursday, January 25, 2001

If they can develop a small piece of plastic you use to talk to people half way around the world, then battery-operated vehicles, with small engines running generators to recharge these batteries, could produce vehicles that would travel 200 miles per gallon.

Differing visions

Thursday, January 25, 2001

Farm Bureau rep’s comment regarding the Noble County visioning program angers another county resident.

Read It Again – Week of Jan. 18, 2001

Thursday, January 18, 2001

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

Dairy Channel: Milk producers have options to reclaim profit margins

Thursday, January 18, 2001

Don’t like your milk check? Shop around, says Dianne Shoemaker, district OSU Extension dairy specialist.

When solitude reigned and the banks of the Ohio were watered with blood

Thursday, January 18, 2001

Columnist Roy Booth looks back at the dawn of the 19th century, when Ohio was the western frontier of the United States.

Hazard A Guess – Week of Jan. 18, 2001

Thursday, January 18, 2001

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

Read It Again – Week of Jan. 11, 2001

Thursday, January 11, 2001

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

A farmer can appreciate the ‘arts’

Thursday, January 11, 2001

This letter writer takes offense to an elected official who considers those who choose to farm unsophisticated country bumpkins.

Hazard A Guess – Week of Jan. 11, 2001

Thursday, January 11, 2001

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

Dairy Excel: Keys to a winning business attitude

Thursday, January 11, 2001

Farming was, is and always will be risky. Managers can reduce the uncertainty of their decisions through more and better information.

Back then, advertising was spoon-fed

Thursday, January 11, 2001

Advertisement spoons are of special interest because of the subject represented and the ease of identification. However, many spoons are questionable as to whether there are an advertisement or souvenir.

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