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Materialistic kids expect more gifts for Christmas

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Parents who are materialistic tend to have children who are more materialistic, and materialistic children expect parents to spend more on presents during the holiday season.

Reader supports Ohio Division of Wildlife

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Reader objects to Daniel J. Carson’s letter (Farm and Dairy, Nov. 29) asserting that hunting and “managing” wildlife is misguided.

Year-end tax management strategies

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Making a profitable management decision is always more important than making a decision resulting only in saved taxes.

Let’s set the record straight

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Jeff Herrick, manager of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ Division of Wildlife District Three, responds to a Nov. 29 letter on Ohio wildlife management.

Harvard study shows risk of mad cow disease in U.S. is minimal

Thursday, December 6, 2001

A landmark study by Harvard University that shows the risk of bovine spongiform encephalopathy occurring in the United States is extremely low.

Pork cooperative seeks producers willing to change system

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Members can invest in the cooperative’s packing and processing plants, if built.

Museum traces region’s medical history

Thursday, December 6, 2001

The Rose Melnick Medical Museum at Youngstown State University traces the region’s medical history through a collection of more than 10,000 artifacts.

Ohio Farm Bureau renews farm focus

Thursday, December 6, 2001

A renewed farm emphasis is the result of a long-term visioning project that polled members and nonmembers on the Ohio Farm Bureau’s core purpose.

Dairy’s bottom line rests on details

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Each dairy producer should identify factors most important to achieving his bottom line, and then breed the kind of cow that fits that structure. That’s the advice of the manager of a 3,000-cow Florida dairy.

Remains of World War II bomber crew identified

Thursday, December 6, 2001

A 10-man U.S. Army Air Corps bomber crew, missing in action from World War II, have been recovered, identified and returned to their families.

American chestnut could be making a strong comeback

Thursday, December 6, 2001

The tree could become the proud queen of Eastern forests once again within the next decade thanks to the efforts of the American Chestnut Foundation and multiple research groups across the country.

Conference to include event for women in ag

Thursday, December 6, 2001

The Innovative Farmers of Ohio annual conference will include a special preconference workshop for women in agriculture.

Collectible figures bring $8,500

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Reimold Brothers Auction Center auctioned silver, diamonds, and antique furniture at their Nov. 24 estate auction.

Is correct way for livestock industry to grow

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Mary Gibson of Louisville takes exception to a letter from the executive director of the Ohio Livestock Coalition published in the Nov. 19 Farm and Dairy.

Reader supports Ohio Division of Wildlife

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Reader objects to Daniel J. Carson’s letter (Farm and Dairy, Nov. 29) asserting that hunting and “managing” wildlife is misguided.

Let’s set the record straight

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Jeff Herrick, manager of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ Division of Wildlife District Three, responds to a Nov. 29 letter on Ohio wildlife management.

Ohio’s wet wheat is struggling

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Northwest Ohio wheat stands have been hit the hardest by this fall’s warm, wet weather.

Variety of architecture styles featured on Akron holiday home tour

Thursday, November 29, 2001

The Stan Hywet home and gardens is only one of the stops on the annual Dec. 1-2 home tour sponsored by the museum.

Did you see how much Joe got?

Thursday, November 29, 2001

In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on a controversial Web site that lists farm subsidy payments to U.S. farmers from 1996-2000.

Mahoning SWCD marks 50 years

Thursday, November 29, 2001

The Mahoning Soil and Water Conservation District celebrated 50 years of service to Mahoning County at its annual meeting Nov. 13 with a retrospective slide show look at the last half century in the county.

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