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Disease threatens summer shade tree

Thursday, August 1, 2002

This fungus and the disease it causes, Dutch elm disease, is one of the most devastating shade tree diseases in the United States, and the disease has not left Ohio unmarred.

Alumnus recounts 4-H days, gives $50,000 to new center

Thursday, August 1, 2002

Former 4-H’er Tiney McComb and his wife, Helena, along with his bank based in Gahanna, Ohio, pledged $50,000 to the new Ohio 4-H Center to be built on the OSU campus in Columbus.

Farm expenses rose to highest level in 2001

Thursday, July 25, 2002

USDA’s 2001 farm expenses report represents the highest level of farm expenditures on record.

Carroll County Fair: Muggy weather encourages livestock buyers

Thursday, July 25, 2002

The overall Carroll County Fair junior market livestock sale total hit $108,973.95, exceeding last year’s total by more than $800.

Nematodes picking on weak soybeans

Thursday, July 25, 2002

Some Ohio soybean fields, already suffering from little or no rain, also are being attacked by soybean cyst nematode. The combination of the two stresses could impact yields.

Butler County tour shows inside look at four farms

Thursday, July 25, 2002

The 2002 Butler County Farm Tour Oct. 5 will give visitors an inside look at four diverse operations in the county.

Fair safety steps can prevent disease spread to animals and humans

Thursday, July 25, 2002

A few simple steps, whether you’re visiting or exhibiting at county and state fairs, can prevent the spread of livestock diseases.

Ashtabula County farmer lifeflighted after accident

Thursday, July 25, 2002

Ashtabula County farmer Hugh Hamilton was lifeflighted to Cleveland Metro Hospital after driving his tractor and grain wagon into the path of a freight train.

New York dairy farmers plan to keep farming, expand operations in future

Thursday, July 25, 2002

The majority of dairy farm operators in all areas of New York state plan to maintain or expand their dairy herds, and are prepared to keep their land in farming through the next generation.

Net farm income outlook not good

Thursday, July 25, 2002

Lower livestock, crop prices to blame for weak forecast; recovery seen in 2003 with ‘safety net.’

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