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At the Farm Science Review: Small is BIG

Thursday, September 26, 2002

This year’s Farm Science Review, Sept. 17-19, at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center near London, Ohio, featured the obligatory huge combines and track tractors, but it was obvious from a stroll around the grounds, that small is big – and getting bigger.

Fall foliage shows effects of drought

Thursday, September 26, 2002

This year’s drought – the latest in a four-year span of sharply lower-than-normal precipitation – might be the mother of all foliage-foiling weather conditions.

Auctioneer’s license revoked

Thursday, September 26, 2002

The Ohio Department of Agriculture revoked the auctioneer’s license of Dennis D. Osburn of Vienna, W.Va., after finding an investigation showed he kept thousands of dollars from an auction that did not belong to him.

A year later: Crop industry taking safety issues more seriously

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Terrorist incidents causes people to recommit to being more vigilant in following safety procedures – even on the farm.

From the horse’s mouth: Stabled horses need more visits by dentist

Thursday, September 26, 2002

In the past, many horse owners let nonprofessionals attend to their horse’s mouth. Now more people recognize the value of equine veterinary dentists for their horse’s overall well-being.

Singles in Agriculture invite new members

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Join the Ohio chapter of Singles in Agriculture for some upcoming activities.

Attention Civil War buffs: Two Morgan’s Raid tours Oct. 12

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Two Morgan’s Raid Tours – following the path of Confederate Gen. John Hunt Morgan and his men through Carroll County, Ohio – will bring the events of July 26, 1863, to life.

Top Ohio conservation farms honored

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Families from Seneca, Wayne, Morgan, Logan and Jackson counties received awards for their environmental stewardship.

Farm Aid 2002: Mamas, don’t let your babies grow up to be farmers

Thursday, September 26, 2002

There’s more to Willie Nelson’s Farm Aid agenda than just helping “family farmers,” as Editor Susan Crowell suggests in her commentary this week.

Aquafarmer: The lure of fish, shrimp

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Seafood farmers aren’t wading through murky waters of improbability.

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