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Not knowing beans about seed corn

Thursday, October 28, 2004

Love him or hate him, controversial filmmaker Michael Moore has his self-described “America’s biggest slacker” act down pat.

How The Cookie Crumbles

Thursday, October 28, 2004

Cookies aren’t going away anytime soon since they are firmly baked into our culture. According to one food historian, “[They] mean mother, and milk, and tea.

Speaking out on verbal abuse

Thursday, October 28, 2004

Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me?
Speak for yourself pal. Words, when abused, give me a screaming headache.

Nutrients: How valuable are forages?

Thursday, October 28, 2004

As the winter feeding period approaches, thoughts of my feeding program come to mind.

Coshocton County honors Mizers

Thursday, October 28, 2004

COSHOCTON, Ohio – Plain View Farm, originally signed as the 10th Coshocton District Cooperator, received the 2003 Outstanding Conservation Farm award at the 62nd annual Coshocton Soil and Water District meeting Oct.

Club ends year with livestock sale

Thursday, October 28, 2004

LOUDONVILLE, Ohio – Loudonville Livestock Club members wrapped up their year with their annual auction during the Loudonville Street Fair.

Ohio milk producers have had enough

Thursday, October 28, 2004

OTTAWA, Ohio – Ohio Dairy Producers has requested a Federal Order 33 hearing to address the negative affects that “depooling” has had on producer prices.

Japan-U.S. beef trade takes step forward

Thursday, October 28, 2004

WASHINGTON – After nearly a year of negotiations, U.S. and Japanese trade officials concluded an agreement Oct.

Farm Credit is now ‘off the market’

Thursday, October 28, 2004

SALEM, Ohio – Farm Credit Services of America is no longer for sale, even after its potential buyer raised its bid to $750 million.

Beyond the outerbelt, communities team up to keep Pa. farmsteads alive

Thursday, October 28, 2004

SALEM, Ohio – Just east of Pittsburgh’s outerbelt are dairies and beef farms, traditional and niche operations, full-time and part-time farmers making a go of their dreams.

Jefferson SWCD honors Rodaks, Davis with top conservation awards

Thursday, October 28, 2004

WINTERSVILLE, Ohio -

Columbiana County: Swope family wins SWCD award

Thursday, October 28, 2004

HANOVERTON, Ohio – The Columbiana Soil and Water Conservation District board of supervisors had no trouble selecting the 2003 Cooperator of the Year.

Fighting terrorism on the home front

Thursday, October 21, 2004

It’s been more than three years since Sept. 11, 2001. And each day, our focus on that horrendous tragedy blurs.

Program enriched many lives

Thursday, October 21, 2004

One of the most interesting segments of time in American history is one that few youth of today know anything about.

Few fan-o-grams in columnist’s mail

Thursday, October 21, 2004

It’s been more than a year since readers have had their say in this weekly space, so, in the spirit of this election season – warning: mudballs ahead – here’s their take on my take of agriculture.

True confessions: I started out ‘numbers challenged’

Thursday, October 21, 2004

This is going to be a “confessions” column to try to lure all those folks who love or hate working with farm bookkeeping, records and finances into really enjoying themselves at the From Bookkeeper to CFO workshops this fall.

Getting The Picture

Thursday, October 21, 2004

Hearing a television in another room leaves a lot to be desired since the sound was meant to accompany a picture in order to get the full effect.

Gift anxiety: Present and accounted for

Thursday, October 21, 2004

Let me be the first to gleefully – and with a certain amount of malice – point out to you that there are only 63 shopping days left until Christmas.

Holmes Co. 4-H recognizes volunteers

Thursday, October 21, 2004

WALNUT CREEK, Ohio – “4-H Volunteers Make Life Sweeter” was the theme for the 2004 Holmes County 4-H Volunteer Recognition banquet Oct.

Time for fall herbicide treatments

Thursday, October 21, 2004

COLUMBUS – Now that Ohio has experienced its first frost of the season, growers should spray herbicide treatments in preparation for spring planting.

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