Friday, November 27, 2015

Monthly Archives: August 2004

"For those who did not drive one, automobiles were an unmitigated nuisance and often provided even dangerous situations.

It happened again the other evening, just as it happens every year after the USDA farmer-rattling August Crop Production Report.

August is the month to begin planning your fall/winter grazing. By the end of August many practices will have to be implemented in order to maximize forage production.

"Pre-milking cow preparation - secret methods of producing high quality milk" catchy title! That "Secret Methods" part is a particularly nice touch

It's hard to believe that summer break from school is drawing to an end. Many of us are already involved with sports practices and band camp that kept us thinking of school and schedules.

In the heartland of this great nation, we've apparently all entered the Witness Protection Program. Our exact locations must remain a closely guarded secret.

MILLERSBURG, Ohio - Judge Lee Kohler of Baltimore, Ohio, commended 4-H club dairy members for their entries in the Holmes County Junior Fair Dairy Show.

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Any Pennsylvania resident who uses liquid fuels in agricultural production is eligible for a tax refund.

CANFIELD, Ohio - The Northeast Ohio District Holstein Show was July 24 in Canfield, Ohio. Under perfect weather, judge Dave Dyment of Ontario, Canada, surveyed 136 head of top dairy cattle.

KAEDI, Mauritania - As swarm after swarm of desert locusts - some of them up 40 kilometers long and containing billions of insects - arrive in the agricultural south of this West African country, farmers, herders and government alike say that without outside help the region's population is facing catastrophe.