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Winn family thanks supporters

Thursday, January 23, 2003

A community’s outreach leaves Columbiana County farm family thankful, despite health hurdles that remain.

Think like a bee for pollination buzz

Thursday, January 23, 2003

Bee pollination behavior is so intricate and dependent on so many environmental factors that the key to controlling the bee is to know the bee.

Exotic Newcastle disease spreads; farmers urged to take precautions

Thursday, January 23, 2003

Following reports that a highly contagious viral disease in birds has spread from California to Nevada, poultry farmers and bird owners are urged to implement precautions to minimize the disease’s spread.

Beneficial fungi boost pepper growth

Thursday, January 23, 2003

Little known fungi, which have been diminished by modern agricultural practices such as tillage, could help plant intake of soil nutrients.

Market owner must pay beef checkoff fees

Thursday, January 23, 2003

Massachusetts livestock market operator has small window to appeal decision.

Louisville tractor pull already sold out for Saturday’s finals

Thursday, January 16, 2003

Tickets went on sale to the public earlier this month for the championship tractor pull held Feb. 12-15 in conjunction with the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville. Saturday night’s final heats, however, are already sold out.

USDA names agriculture disaster areas in New York

Thursday, January 16, 2003

The USDA has designated 25 counties in New York as primary agricultural disaster areas due to excessive rain, freezing and other weather-related disasters.

Backup generator isn’t a complete standby power solution

Thursday, January 16, 2003

If installed improperly, a back-up generator can create a wiring hazard and complicate efforts by a utility company to reconnect the primary power source.

Buckeye Rodeo rounds up awards

Thursday, January 16, 2003

An Ohio-based rodeo received numerous accolades from the Mid-States Rodeo Association.

50 people sick, but milk not to blame: Salmonella linked to Young’s Dairy

Thursday, January 16, 2003

Columbiana County may hold key to salmonella outbreak in Clark County.

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