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Church to benefit from Sept. 14 collectors’ auction

Thursday, September 12, 2002

A charity auction to benefit the St. Martin’s Episcopal Church in Chagrin Falls will be held Sept. 14.

Final score is yours to determine

Thursday, September 12, 2002

This hasn’t been a good year for farming, but there are still factors that you control that dictate your farm’s profitability, reminds editor Susan Crowell in her commentary this week.

August weather nothing like it looked on paper

Thursday, September 12, 2002

The Columbiana county area around U.S. weather observer Ed Copeland’s station went 20 days with only 0.47 inches of rain in August, and in that period 14 days had temperatures in the 90s.

Farm families can learn about alternative ventures at field day

Thursday, September 12, 2002

Bob Evans and Joel Salatin will keynote the annual Country Living Field Day Sept. 28 in Carroll County, Ohio.

If A.B. Graham is the ‘father’ of 4-H, who is the ‘mother?’

Thursday, September 5, 2002

Ohio can make its claim to 4-H history by being the home of A.B. Graham, the school principal dubbed “Father of 4-H.” However, with each father, there is a mother. And this mother, the “Mother of 4-H,” lived just on the opposite end of the Corn Belt.

Indiana FB acquires Agway Insurance

Thursday, September 5, 2002

Indiana Farm Bureau will change the name of Agway Insurance to Countryway Insurance Company.

Knowing your cost of production is key to successful farming operation

Thursday, September 5, 2002

If your purpose in farming is to earn a living for your family, how do you know if your hard work is paying off? Knowing your cost of production is a key to successful farming.

Room to breathe: Can your horse breathe in a trailer?

Thursday, September 5, 2002

Transporting horses for long distances can be a contributing factor in the development of respiratory disease, which can last long after the trip is over.

Hot air balloons lure rural landowners

Thursday, September 5, 2002

For years, more than 100 pilots and members of the Northeastern Ohio Balloon Pilots Association have depended on farmers and rural landowners to provide landing spots for the balloons.

Ilene Davis: W.Va. master of gardening

Thursday, September 5, 2002

A Wellsburg woman is turning her green thumb into good works for others.

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