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Writing to correct misunderstandings

Thursday, November 1, 2001

The executive director of the Northeast Dairy Compact Commission writes to clarify possible misunderstandings about the compact reported in Farm and Dairy.

Soybeans hit hard by weather this year

Thursday, November 1, 2001

OSU researchers have found the presence of diseases was not high enough to dramatically affect yields.

Wayne SWCD salutes Farriss family

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Bill and Carol Farriss of Farriss Dairy Farm in Dalton received the district’s 2001 Conservation Farm Award.

Meals On Wheel needs support

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Columbiana County makes an appeal for support of United Way.

When will USDA react to stop bleeding of pool dollars

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Don’t expect quick action when it comes to the federal milk marketing order rule-making process.

Big naked trunk in University Circle delineates the garden

Thursday, November 1, 2001

The installation of a 40-foot artificial Great Cloud Forest tree trunk marks the beginning of construction of the Cleveland Botanical Gardens new and innovative glasshouse biodome.

Rural postal workers seek more than right address; help set hunting limits

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Postal carriers twice yearly, in early April and August, count a variety of wildlife they see to help gather the data that sets bag limits for small game.

Going with the wind

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Wind energy technology taking root on Pennsylvania in ridge-top pastures of Pennsylvania farms has tripled the amount of wind energy in the Eastern United States.

Little-known shrine gives peaceful memorial scene for Ohioans lost in war

Thursday, November 1, 2001

This Veterans Day the Ohio Department of Natural Resources invites all Ohioans to rediscover the Memorial Forest Shrine, the state’s official monument to her nearly 20,000 sons and daughters killed in World War II and wars since.

Recycling manure to the limit: a dairy system that does it all

Thursday, November 1, 2001

A team of engineers, scientists and economists have created a manure management system that cleans up the environment, heats buildings, fertilizes winter forage, and cleans up the water for the cows.

Buckeye Book Fair: Its THE place to find Ohio authors

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Book lovers, readers, and shoppers will have the opportunity to meet and talk with Ohio authors, illustrators, and photographers, and to purchase autographed copies at discounted price.

Dark chocolate not just a pretty taste

Thursday, November 1, 2001

A Penn State-led study has found that a diet high in flavonoid-rich cocoa powder and dark chocolate can have a beneficial effect on cholesterol.

Raiders pillaging your milk check

Thursday, November 1, 2001

In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on reforms necessary to stop federal order pool raiding by producers from across the country.

Beware of tests for roundup ready corn

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Iowa State says the overwhelming majority of Roundup Ready corn planted this year contains the GA21 event, which is still unable to be quickly detected by any testing kit.

Dinner to celebrate General Custer’s birthday

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Steve Alexander of Monroe, Mich., a living historian who portrays Custer, will tell Custer stories at the birthday dinner Dec. 1 at the Kammeyer Opera House in Jewett.

Jefferson SWCD applauds conservation award winners

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Charlie Henry was recognized as the Conservation Farmer of the Year at the Oct. we annual meeting. Distinguished service awards were also presented.

Writing to correct misunderstandings

Thursday, November 1, 2001

The executive director of the Northeast Dairy Compact Commission writes to clarify possible misunderstandings about the compact reported in Farm and Dairy.

A little planning keeps ponds afloat

Thursday, November 1, 2001

More than a backhoe and a big rain are required for building some ponds and dams in Ohio.

Talking Clean and Green starts in Lawrence County

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Pennsylvania farmers explore the tax assessment implications of enrolling their land in a program that provides farm use value real estate values in exchange for a permanent commitment.

Nutrient planning is scale-neutral

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Examples of both poor and excellent nutrient management can be found among small as well as large operations.

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