Archive for April, 2015


See you in court: Agricultural society files suit to settle fairgrounds dispute

Thursday, January 31, 2002

AKRON – The Summit County Agricultural Society has gone to court seeking a temporary restraining order preventing an eviction and the seizure of personal property on the fairgrounds. The society is also seeking a declaratory judgment, asking the court to make right what the ag society defines as the county’s illegal activities. The agricultural society […]

Dairy Channel: Reduce manure phosphorus to improve dairy profits, protect water resources

Thursday, January 31, 2002

Ernie Oelker, agricultural extension agent in Columbiana County, and a member of OSU’s DairyExcel team, writes about reaching the goal of reducing excess feeding of phosphorus and nitrogen in the forms of protein and non-protein nitrogen for dairy cattle.

Hazard A Guess: Week of Jan. 31, 2001

Thursday, January 31, 2002

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

Read it Again: Week of Jan. 31, 2001

Thursday, January 31, 2002

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

Fonder fumes

Thursday, January 31, 2002

Farm and Family Living columnist Laurie Marlatt Steeb writes about her recent discovery of the benefits of skunks.

Grazing conference tailored to dairies

Thursday, January 31, 2002

The first North Central Ohio Grazing Conference is scheduled Feb. 1 at the Mt. Hope Auction Barn.

Version of Uncle Tom’s Cabin found

Thursday, January 31, 2002

The serialized story was discovered preserved in the attic of a Brunswick, Maine, home.

USDA offers sustainable farming grants

Thursday, January 31, 2002

Individual producers can apply for SARE grants up to $6,000 and up to $18,000 is available for groups of three or more.

Urban wildlife topic for 2002 Ohio wildlife diversity conference

Thursday, January 31, 2002

The annual event is March 13, and is open to the public. It is sponsored by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife.

Surveys find acceptance of pasteurized cider

Thursday, January 31, 2002

Cider taste tests on consumers over a three-year period have revealed that consumers have a split opinion on what a good cider should taste like.


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