Archive for August, 2015


You think your fuel bill is high!

Thursday, August 25, 2005

It’s like a game. If I put only $10 in the gas tank, maybe prices will go down tomorrow (which is about how long $10 lasts and I have to stop at the gas station again).

Friends beyond the barnyard pick

Thursday, August 25, 2005

Sometimes, animals choose us. What would any farm be without a cast of characters from the animal world? The heart of an empathetic country squire is often large enough to encircle Mother Nature’s castaways rather than just those animals they’ve enclosed within their barns or gates or crates.

Einstein influences federal budget

Thursday, August 25, 2005

While Albert Einstein proposed the theory of relativity nearly a century ago, today’s Congress and White House have perfected its application.

Test your forage for four reasons

Thursday, August 25, 2005

As we have experienced this year, forage quantity is drastically down as a result of dry conditions.

Schedule Ahead to Avoid Last-Minute Stress

Thursday, August 25, 2005

Even this summer we felt under the gun with places to be. “What time do you have to be at practice, Kathie?” I asked as I tried to gauge what I might do in the next hour.

My friends have me flying out of control

Thursday, August 25, 2005

I am running with a bad crowd. Somewhere there is a bookish gathering of nerdy, sedentary types missing me terribly.

Woodlot warnings: You tell us

Thursday, August 25, 2005

Has someone taken advantage of you when it came to harvesting your woodlot? Were you impressed with the amount and went through with the deal only to find out later that you could’ve made more money? Or did you turn down the offer and thank yourself when you found how much your timber was actually worth? Forestry experts say it happens too often and needs to stop. Reporter Kristy Hebert is interested in talking with anyone who has a similar story for a consumer awareness article. Contact her by Sept. 1 at 800-837-3419 or by e-mail at

Wayne County shows off Holsteins

Thursday, August 25, 2005

WOOSTER, Ohio – The District 7 Holstein Club’s show was July 16 at the Wayne County Fairgrounds in Wooster, Ohio.

Thousands of animal feeding operations sign up for EPA initiative

Thursday, August 25, 2005

WASHINGTON – More than 2,000 animal feeding operations have signed agreements for the Environmental Protection Agency’s air compliance initiative.

Supplement cows, heifers on pasture

Thursday, August 25, 2005

BLACKSBURG, Va. – This year pasture for grazing has been extremely variable. May was very cool, followed by a very dry June.


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