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USDA proposes foot-and-mouth disease indemnity regulation

Thursday, June 13, 2002

The USDA proposed to amend its regulations to give the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service authority to pay 100 percent of the costs for purchase, destruction and disposition of animals should they become affected with foot-and-mouth disease.

Dinner will feature Mahoning Valley treasures

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Mahoning Valley Historical Society will host its 127th annual meeting and dinner June 18 to show artifacts from the society’s permanent collection.

What are the impacts of ethanol subsidies?

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Ethanol has received tax breaks since the mid-1970s and yet still remains unable to compete economically with gasoline without tax breaks. A new study hopes to find out if subsidies help farmers and consumers alike.

Give your bull a job evaluation

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Just as new employee evaluations occur during the first 30 days of employment, an “on-the-job” bull evaluation should be performed early in the breeding season.

Wheat woes: Ohio crop is shrinking

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Wheat production in Ohio has been in a steady decline since 1996.

Building a future: Cousins eye tomorrow with new barn, expanded herd

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Bryan and Kevin Richael are owners and partners of a farm with a state-of-art milking parlor and new freestall barn that houses their newly expanded 300-head commercial Holstein herd.

Gray found guilty in cattle theft case in Belmont Co.

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Previously convicted cattle thief Christopher Gray was sentenced May 30 to serve five years in the Correctional Reception Center in Orient, Ohio.

Williamsburg coverlets exhibition includes collection of Pa. couple

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Colonial Williamsburg’s Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum will display an exhibition of bed coverlets from the private collection of Foster and Muriel McCarl of Beaver Falls, Pa.

Milk marketing order pool riding vote under way

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Dairy farmers can close a loophole that has cost producers in Mideast marketing area $98 million in lost income since June 2000.

Kenny Chesney, Lee Greenwood to perform at Canfield Fair

Thursday, June 13, 2002

This year’s Canfield Fair grandstand headliners will include Lee Greenwood, Sandi Patty, Journey with Peter Frampton, and Kenny Chesney.


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