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‘Locally grown’ label more important than ‘organic’ for consumers

Thursday, July 18, 2002

Consumers choose locally grown food for product freshness and to help support local small farmers – and they’re also more willing to pay a higher premium for “locally grown” than for “organic.”

Wild horse adoption to be televised

Thursday, July 18, 2002

The Bureau of Land Management is offering individuals the chance to adopt horses, burros and mules gathered in Nevada, California and Arizona during a televised adoption Aug. 16.

From pottery town to the Grand Ole Opry

Thursday, July 18, 2002

East Liverpool teen aspires to be the next country music star.

West Nile virus: Protection advice for humans and horses

Thursday, July 18, 2002

Reduce West Nile virus risks by eliminating mosquito breeding sites on your property, such as tin cans, plastic containers, ceramic pots, or similar water-holding containers.

Trumbull 4-H’ers repeat as champs

Thursday, July 18, 2002

Trumbull County Fair’s sale of more than 300 market animals in 12 project areas ran more than 8 hours, but in the end, sale totals topped $159,000.

Ohio, Pa. top Guernsey quiz bowl

Thursday, July 18, 2002

Youth from Ohio and Pennsylvania battled for bragging rights at the National Guernsey Youth Dairy Bowl Contest, June 22, in Sacramento, Calif.

Reward few who got it right

Thursday, July 18, 2002

Reader says reward the few FBI agents who wanted to investigate Zacarias Moussaoui.

Agriculture committee: Don’t move all of APHIS to homeland security

Thursday, July 18, 2002

A new proposal will keep portions of APHIS in the department of agriculture.

Penn State Web site for agricultural marketing and commerce

Thursday, July 18, 2002

A new Penn State Web site is linking consumers to producers in a site that’s easy for both to use.

Corporate scandals more likely in future

Thursday, July 18, 2002

A fundamental change in American culture may be the only cure for recent corporate scandals.


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