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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.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Sept. 20, 2001

Thursday, September 20, 2001

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

Dairy Excel: Employee motivation takes partnership

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Bernie Erven, ag economist at The Ohio State University specializing in human resource issues writes about the two-sided question of employee motivation.

Now’s the time to pump up ethanol use

Thursday, September 20, 2001

A reader urges the U.S. legislature to “wake up and begin funding more ethanol plants.”

Collectors seek rare Indian carvings

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about historic and contemporary collectors of Native American art forms.

A cool fool

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes about being a cool mom.

Read it Again: Week of Sept. 20, 2001.

Thursday, September 20, 2001

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

Remembering wooden planes

Thursday, September 13, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth remembers the use and uses of wooden carpenter’s planes, a block of beech with a blade.

September magic

Thursday, September 13, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes about the sylvan king and queen that rule over the space she also inhabits.

Read it Again: Week of Sept. 13, 2001.

Thursday, September 13, 2001

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

Hazard A Guess: Week of Sept. 13, 2001

Thursday, September 13, 2001

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

Dairy Channel: Designing silos for dairy operations.

Thursday, September 13, 2001

Ernie Oelker, agricultural extension agent in Columbiana County, writes about the design and sizing of bunker silos for dairy operations.

Good old days

Thursday, September 6, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb has shared in her column this week a letter from a reader who has been looking back through her bills from the 1950s.

Read it Again: Week of Sept. 6, 2001

Thursday, September 6, 2001

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

Dairy Excel: Which works best? Decision-making takes varying styles

Thursday, September 6, 2001

Terry Beck, agricultural extension agent in Wayne County and a member of the OSU Extension Dairy Excel team, writes about decision-making styles and shared decision-making with employees.

Forts used for protection from hostiles

Thursday, September 6, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the numerous rebuilt evidences and records of forts in Ohio and western Pennsylvania that tell a story of the settlers who sought protection from hostiles a century and a half ago.

Pens, inks and dyes were homemade

Thursday, August 30, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about making quill pens and ink out of saw filings and vinegar for school back in the days when little was store bought.

Summing up summer

Thursday, August 30, 2001

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes of crickets and katydids, gerbils and kittens, and a brand new clothes line.

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