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May rains hold back planting

Thursday, June 13, 2002

With below average temperatures and not a lot of sunshine, farmers didn’t have much planting time, according to U.S. weather observer Edwin R. Copeland who watches the weather from his post in southern Columbiana County.

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.

Pennsylvania vegetable farm sprouts success

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Leaving behind careers and college degrees, Art and Larry King went back to their family’s roots in 1992 and took over the vegetable farm their father started in the early 1940s.

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.

Area crops: Slow but steady progress

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Crop conditions have been variable across the region and in each county, according to reports.

Ohio, Pa. Small Grains Days on tap

Thursday, June 13, 2002

A statewide small grains field day will be held in northwestern Ohio, and a similar event will be held in western Pennsylvania – both on June 20.

Massillon transforms for blues event

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Diamond Court and Postal Place in downtown Massillon will be transformed for the evening into a retro blues club July 13.

Avon hosts annual Aunt Teak, Uncle Junque sales in June

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Avon’s city-wide Aunt Teak and Uncle Junque yard sales will be held June 22-23.

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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