Thursday, November 26, 2015
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

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.

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.

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

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

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

Columbiana County makes an appeal for support of United Way.

A reader says the legislation Taft plans to support seems a token gesture rather than a plan.

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.

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.

A Waterford, Ohio, reader presents four resolutions/solutions to allow the United States to move forward with realistic resolution and a straight-forward solution to the devastation of terrorism.