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Hazard A Guess (Week of Oct. 26, 2000)

Thursday, October 26, 2000

Each week Farm and Dairy challenges readers to identify a small tool or gadget.

Read It Again (Week of Oct. 26, 2000)

Thursday, October 26, 2000

Each week, Farm and Dairy takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

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.

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.

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.

Livestock get a new lease on life

Thursday, October 26, 2000

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

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.

Dairy Channel: Making time, taking time to get away

Wednesday, October 25, 2000

A bi-weekly column written by dairy experts within Ohio State University Extension.

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.

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.

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.

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.”

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.”

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.

On the fringe

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

Ohio’s greatest population growth is occurring in Brown, Clermont and Warren near Cincinnati; Delaware, Licking, Fairfield, Pickaway and Madison near Columbus; and Medina, Portage, Geauga and Ashtabula near Cleveland.

OEPA investigating yet another spill at egg farm

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

Buckeye Egg Farm is being investigated by the Ohio Environmental Protection Service for yet another spill, this time of fuel oil.

James C. Baer, owner of Rogers Community Auction

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

Well-known auctioneer Jim Baer died March 27 of an apparent heart attack.

Independence amends original application with FERC

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

Independence Pipeline backers amended their original application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

Hollister signs Ohio farmland protection bill to allow PDRs

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

New Ohio law creates the ability for local or state agencies to acquire agricultural easements for the purpose of protecting productive farmland from conversion to nonagricultural use.

Farmers facing more suburban pressures

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

Nineteen Ohio counties, most of which are near Ohio’s major cities or in the Appalachian region, grew an estimated 10 percent or more between 1990 and 1998.

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