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Slow exports, harvest may pressure corn prices despite smaller crop

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Despite the smaller production projection, slow exports and typical price pressure during the fall harvest could push feed grain prices lower in the near term.

Ohio’s population is lagging but state’s urbanization is booming

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Ohio is experiencing urban growth at much higher levels than most states.

Farm Aid concert pushes a message with the music

Thursday, September 26, 2002

If you listened beyond the notes at Farm Aid 2002, founder Willie Nelson and Farm Aid board members Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews pushed a message promoting sustainable agriculture and preservation of the smaller family farm.

Branching out: Hobbyists go nuts with crop trees

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Although growing crop nut trees is typically a hobby, there is a market for the product.

Eastern Ohio Grassland Conference

Thursday, September 19, 2002

The conference, Oct. 10-11 in Guernsey County, will include tours and discussions on grazing.

Part-time farmer turns forest into full-time rotational grazing career

Thursday, September 19, 2002

Andy Fadorsen was raised in Guernsey County and his grandparents had some cattle, but farming was not his life-long dream. Now he’s practicing intensive rotational grazing on his stocker farm.

Two meetings will be in Trumbull Co. to discuss the federal Farm Bill

Thursday, September 19, 2002

Meetings are scheduled for Sept. 23 and Oct. 2 in Trumbull County.

Erie County 4-H’ers sell projects at livestock sale

Thursday, September 19, 2002

Phil Chase of Waterford Jubilee Foods paid $3 a pound for the grand champion market steer at the recent Erie County 4-H Livestock Sale at the Waterford Fair.

Waste not, want not: Subsidy proposed to help Pa. farmers pay for manure transportation, trade

Thursday, September 19, 2002

The program would allow farmers to remain competitive in paying for their manure to be hauled and maintain ground and water quality.

Columbiana FB honors McPhersons

Thursday, September 19, 2002

Members also passed a code change regarding the board of trustees.

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