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Dairy groups don’t support Leahy’s idea

Thursday, November 29, 2001

U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy is pushing a national dairy price policy that includes national pooling and a national Class I price floor.

Hunting and ‘managing’ wildlife is misguided

Thursday, November 29, 2001

A Cleveland reader calls for the state to assume responsibility for their misguided wildlife management policies that preserve hunting at the expense of nonhunters.

Hunting and ‘managing’ wildlife is misguided

Thursday, November 29, 2001

A Cleveland reader calls for the state to assume responsibility for their misguided wildlife management policies that preserve hunting at the expense of nonhunters.

National Biodiesel Board claims Penn State wrong

Thursday, November 29, 2001

They dispute there is a major difference between soy-diesel and biodiesel. Soydiesel is simply a name that was formerly used for what is called “biodiesel” today.

Ohio corn varieties performance test results available

Thursday, November 29, 2001

Results of the 2001 Ohio corn performance test are now available online.

IFO conference to include event for women in ag

Thursday, November 29, 2001

Innovative Farmers of Ohio will hold its 9th annual conference, “Digging In: Cultivating Healthy Soils and Healthy Profits” Jan. 25-26 at the Procter Center in London, Ohio.

Carrollton’s Ralph Brumbaugh: Always an artist but not a painter until 60, his first exhibit opened on 93rd birthday

Thursday, November 29, 2001

The Carroll County Commission for Advancement of the Arts honored Brumbaugh recently in recognition of his lifetime contribution to the arts. An exhibit of his paintings, photographs, and charcoal drawings was displayed through November.

Taft to sign law strengthening regulation of minerals operations

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

Senate Bill 83 is the first comprehensive overhaul of the state’s industrial minerals law since 1974, and received important support both from the environmental community and Ohio’s mining industry.

New technology rests beside the old at U.S. Air Force Museum

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

The U.S. Air Force Museum at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base at Dayton projects a striking image of the service’s present and future as much as it preserves and portrays the Air Force’s past.

A good comedy good for your health

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

Anticipation of laughter triggers healthy mood changes up to two days in advance, and may reduce stress hormone levels.

Carbon trading market expands to Chicago, Mexico City

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

The city of Chicago and Mexico City are joining the Chicago Climate Exchange, a voluntary market for trading emissions of greenhouse gases which are linked to global warming.

Early American Thanksgiving: a labor of love

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

Thanksgiving in particular was a time when pioneer women put in many extra hours to create a special feast for their families – even though the menu really hasn’t changed that much.

Who cares what happens in Qatar?

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on negotiations on whether or not to hold a new round of international trade talks.

New farm bill likely to follow pattern

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

The next farm bill emerging from Congress is likely to be greener, with increased emphasis on conservation programs like EQIP.

Senate farm bill moves to floor

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

An agriculture program reauthorization bill moved out of the Senate Agriculture Committee strong on conservation measures and $4 billion higher than the House version.

Majority of Ohio soybean genes losing resistance to Phytophthora

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

OSU researchers recovered Phytophthora isolates from 82 of 86 locations in 20 counties in northwest and southern Ohio. Many of the isolates killed plants carrying six specific resistant genes.

Lyme disease ticks follow rivers in Midwest

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

University of Illinois researchers have been following the slow migration of ticks south from the upper Mississippi into the Midwest.

Turning over a new leaf: Tobacco growers eye livestock grant

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

Ohio is offering grants up to $2,500 to tobacco growers willing to retool farms for livestock.

The Thanksgiving feast is entering commerce

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

Many of the holiday foods most families will enjoy are also growing in significance as U.S. agricultural exports.

Poland historical society holds holiday tour of homes

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

Seven homes , plus the newly opened Poland Public Library, are on the annual Christmas Tour of Homes scheduled for Dec. 4 and Dec. 5.

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