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Only the wealthy can truly eat healthy

Thursday, July 28, 2005

Eating healthy in today’s world can prove to be a major challenge.
I just ran across a very old book in my collection which has intrigued me.

Dairy farmers mooch it up in Maine

Thursday, July 28, 2005

Most freelance writers are born moochers.
With no corporate travel budget behind them and a flood-or-dust income stream in front of them, the art of mooching – traveling, dining, drinking and vacationing on other peoples’ tabs – quickly becomes a way of life.

Notes At Pump 9

Thursday, July 28, 2005

One Saturday when my brother could lend me his help and his pick-up bed, I finally brought home the three-seater swing complete with awning in a color scheme I could live with (no large patterns with flowers or leaves), that I’d purchased weeks ago at a summer clearance price.

She has officially come undone

Thursday, July 28, 2005

As usual, I’m ahead of the curve in all the wrong ways.
Just once I’d like to be the first to buy the next hot stock, embrace the next fashion-forward look, or even have the season’s hottest salad dressing on my plate before anyone else (Lime Kool-Aid vinaigrette anyone?).

Three to enter Columbiana County Ag Hall of Fame

Thursday, July 28, 2005

LISBON, Ohio – The Columbiana County Historical Association and the Columbiana County Agricultural Society selected three individuals to induct in the Columbiana County Agricultural Hall of Fame: Emmet Baer, Leonard Lowmiller and George Wilson.

Spider mites might hit soybeans during hot, dry weather

Thursday, July 28, 2005

COLUMBUS – With the persistence of hot and dry weather in parts of Ohio, we have continued to see the beginnings of spider mites in numerous fields, and some fields have been sprayed.

Send Farm and Dairy your county fair news

Thursday, July 28, 2005

Every year, Farm and Dairy expands the number of county fairs it covers. But likewise, every year, the editorial department gets stretched a little thinner.

Ohio recognizes agricultural ‘greats’

Thursday, July 28, 2005

COLUMBUS – The Ohio Agricultural Council will induct Clarence Cunningham, Neal Schirm, Robert Teater, and John Weaver into the Ohio Agricultural Hall of Fame, Aug.

Lou-Ida Farm named premier breeder

Thursday, July 28, 2005

CANFIELD, Ohio – Two district Holstein clubs combined their shows this year, as the District 1 and 2 Holstein clubs teamed up for the Northeast Ohio District Holstein Show July 23 at the Mahoning County Fairgrounds in Canfield.

Ohio lab uses new carcass disposal

Thursday, July 28, 2005

SALEM, Ohio – The Ohio Department of Agriculture Ohio Department of Agriculture is responsible for diagnosing animal diseases but it’s also responsible for disposing of the infected carcasses.

Get your chance to farm in the park

Thursday, July 28, 2005

SALEM, Ohio – Drive through the park and expect to see creeks, trails, even waterfalls, but a farm?

Faithful buyers support the Carroll County Fair

Thursday, July 28, 2005

CARROLLTON, Ohio – Carroll County added a work of art to its fairgrounds this year, a mural by Scott Hagan.

A farm in the park

Thursday, July 28, 2005

BRECKSVILLE, Ohio – As Alan and Susan Halko lounged in their backyard after a busy day moving into their new farm in 2002, a limo pulled into their gravel drive.

Stressed corn crop can kill livestock

Thursday, July 28, 2005

SALEM, Ohio – Although many corn fields in Ohio and Pennsylvania have benefited from scattered showers in the past weeks, other areas haven’t been as fortunate.

Still no new beef complex at Lisbon

Thursday, July 28, 2005

SALEM, Ohio – There will be no new beef show barn at the Columbiana County Fairgrounds in Lisbon next week, but that doesn’t mean progress isn’t being made.

If only you could save summer in a jar

Thursday, July 21, 2005

I have a friend who grew up in the Midwest, and now lives in Florida Just a few weeks ago, she wrote and lamented the differences in her life now as compared to her childhood days.

Eminent domain decision: no shock, and qualified, if you follow history

Thursday, July 21, 2005

To hear the major newspapers and farm groups tell it, the world of private property rights collapsed June 23.

Future of world’s agriculture in question

Thursday, July 21, 2005

About 250 representatives of agribusiness corporations, academia, governments and non-governmental organizations attended the World Ag Forum in St.

Plan To Eat Healthy, Spend Less

Thursday, July 21, 2005

Trying to go from breakfast all the way until supper, I’m
reminded, again how much better off I’d be, “grazing” through the day with several light meals and snacks rather than two bigger meals.

Sealing the deal: Duct tape fails, too

Thursday, July 21, 2005

Duct tape: It’s not just for pipe repair and hostage situations anymore.
Recently, in an embarrassing setback for NASA, a temporary window cover fell off the shuttle while it was on the launch pad, damaging thermal tiles near the tail.

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