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Bags beat towers for forage storage

Thursday, November 14, 2002

Silage bags can save farmers from initial costs plus up to $10,000 a year, while greatly reducing the risks from falls and silage gas.

‘Manure sleuth’ will explain how to read manure for production tips

Thursday, November 14, 2002

Dairy producers can see how feed consumption, milk production and manure production are clues to a cow’s past and future health and productivity.

Build your own ladybug trap for $10

Thursday, November 14, 2002

A simple, easy-to-make ladybug trap may have people beating a path to Joe Kovach’s Web site.

Microscopist to discuss plant material from Lewis and Clark

Thursday, November 14, 2002

On the eve of the 200th anniversary of the Lewis and Clark expedition, Harry A. Alden, a microscopist from the Smithsonian Center for Material Research and Education will speak as a part of the Carnegie Mellon University lecture series.

Choir comes to library to sing medieval and renaissance seasonal songs

Thursday, November 14, 2002

The madrigal group Tapestries will entertain during a program Nov. 19, 6:30 p.m., at the Howland Branch of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library.

Farm Bureau: Ruling supports confidentiality of farm information

Thursday, November 7, 2002

A U.S. District Court Judge ruled that the Agriculture Department does not have the right to release personal and confidential information about farmers and ranchers who cooperate in a USDA predator control program.

Trying to cut odor, swine waste treatment process gives extra benefits

Thursday, November 7, 2002

The swine waste treatment process can remove most traces of Tylosin, a popular animal antibiotic.

Food safety: Use sanitary steps when dressing deer

Thursday, November 7, 2002

To avoid the threat of foodborne illness and diseases, follow these processing guidelines and safety when preparing a deer carcass.

Wayne National Forest earmarked for trail grant

Thursday, November 7, 2002

Eighteen recreational trail projects across Ohio will soon share $1,095,000 in federal grants.

MPC frustration growing among nation’s dairymen

Thursday, November 7, 2002

Not since bST have three little letters so inflamed the dairy industry as MPC. With the current depressed market for milk, producers are wondering if MPC is to blame.

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