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Schedule Ahead to Avoid Last-Minute Stress

Thursday, August 25, 2005

Even this summer we felt under the gun with places to be. “What time do you have to be at practice, Kathie?” I asked as I tried to gauge what I might do in the next hour.

Einstein influences federal budget

Thursday, August 25, 2005

While Albert Einstein proposed the theory of relativity nearly a century ago, today’s Congress and White House have perfected its application.

You think your fuel bill is high!

Thursday, August 25, 2005

It’s like a game. If I put only $10 in the gas tank, maybe prices will go down tomorrow (which is about how long $10 lasts and I have to stop at the gas station again).

Moving straw: If I only had a brain

Thursday, August 18, 2005

Hard work is good for the soul. Hard work builds character. Hard work makes you tougher. Hard work teaches you things you don’t even know you are learning.

Missing: Some sense of security

Thursday, August 18, 2005

He would have been 31 years old last November – November 14 to be exact, which stands out for me, because that is my birthday, too.

Derby Dust

Thursday, August 18, 2005

I raised my aching body from the wooden planked bleacher seat that I’d become fused to. I should have taken more stand-up-and-stretch breaks between heats.

What voters want in farm policy

Thursday, August 18, 2005

Baseball has its winter hot-stove league when teams and players wheel and deal in hopes of improving their World Series chances.

Know how to properly manage corn silage harvest

Thursday, August 18, 2005

Weather conditions have been highly variable this summer. As I drive through northeast Ohio and western Pennsylvania, I see beautiful fields of corn, and a few miles away I see drought-stunted fields where it looks like corn is already dying.

Life’s changes can be hard to accept

Thursday, August 11, 2005

Attitude is everything.
I have learned this, if nothing else, in the journey of this life.
Bright outlook.

Grazing during a drought, preparing for fall

Thursday, August 11, 2005

August is the time Ohio producers should begin stockpiling feed for their animals winter needs.
Stockpiling means to accumulate forages that will be harvested by grazing livestock at a later time.


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