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Sebring model railroad club to hold open house

Thursday, November 2, 2000

One of the largest model railroads in northeastern Ohio will be running this month during a special public open house.

Don’t let heavy hand of government hold back economic growth

Thursday, November 2, 2000

What is really the prime mover of today’s booming economy. One reader offers his view.

Some say Issue 1 crucial for Ohio farmland preservation

Thursday, November 2, 2000

Passage of Ohio’s statewide Issue 1 would breathe life into the state’s farmland program by providing local governments with matching funds to buy farmland development rights, says one land use expert.

Frescoes on paper exhibit in Wooster

Thursday, November 2, 2000

Claudia Bernardi, a native of Argentina and human rights activist, will present a lecture in Wooster Nov. 9.

Keeping good time means regular oil changes, for your clock and your car

Thursday, October 26, 2000

Taking care of your timepiece investment takes time.

Livestock get a new lease on life

Thursday, October 26, 2000

Pa. farm helped rescue chickens trapped in Buckeye Egg facility after September tornado.

Region’s county fair sales total $4 million

Thursday, October 26, 2000

Farm and Dairy witnessed and recorded more than $4 million being raised in support of 4-H and FFA youth at 28 county fairs this summer in the tri-state region.

Oil canvas yields top bid at Ewolfs auction

Thursday, October 26, 2000

The top lot of recent ewolfs sale was an Arthur Quartley oil on canvas, which sold for $16,560.

StarLink corn overshadowing talk of corn and bean yields this fall

Thursday, October 26, 2000

The focus of this fall’s conversations has been more about biotech corn than bushels per acre.

DeWine defends Darby stance

Wednesday, October 25, 2000

DeWine is not backing down from his support of the controversial central Ohio Little Darby National Wildlife Refuge proposal, saying the region could become a “national jewel.”

Conservancy adapts its approach toward saving the countryside

Wednesday, October 25, 2000

Novel community-based conservation approach takes the long view toward “changing tomorrow’s history.”

Great Lakes 2000: Symposium seeks to find single voice

Wednesday, October 25, 2000

More than 400 people interested in Great Lakes issues on the national, regional, state and local levels gathered recently in Toledo.

Great Lakes: EPA’s window on the world

Wednesday, October 25, 2000

Environmental quality has improved, but it still has some ways to go to meet the EPA standards that have been set.

Medina County’s farm preservation levy is defeated

Wednesday, October 25, 2000

The campaign for a purchase of development rights (PDR) program was defeated on Super Tuesday in Medina County.

Ag groups tend to back preservation

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

While questions remain about the seven-bill farmland preservation package to be introduced by state Reps. Gene Krebs and Sean Logan, Ohio agriculture organizations are generally supportive.

Inspection of farmland remains big question if pipeline approved

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

Farmers may have to rely on company inspectors to monitor the construction and cleanup process if the proposed Independence Pipeline is approved by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

Life will go on after the cows

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

At the close of 1998, John and Wendy Cooper made the toughest decision of their young lives: to sell their top-producing dairy herd, replacement animals, farm equipment, tractors and even the forage and feed inventory.

Vermont sheep to be destroyed

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

USDA’s active monitoring of flocks in Vermont since 1996 will prevent widespread contamination from TSE.

ODNR is seeing the forest for the trees

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

Low-impact logging technology has made its way into Ohio and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources wants it to become the way of the future for Ohio woodland owners.

Pipeline inching closer to certificate

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

Partners of the Independence Pipeline Company say they’ve met the market condition stipulations placed on the pipeline project by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

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